New VW Polo GTI Faces Mini Cooper S in Another Hot-Hatch Debate

Auto Express puts the new VW Polo GTI against the Mini Cooper S raising another hot hatch debate.

VW updated the Polo GTI with a turbocharged 1.8-litre 189hp engine mated to a six-speed manual gearbox, marking the return of the third pedal for the small supermini after its predecessor was available only with a DSG transmission. The latest Polo GTI looks a lot like a smaller Golf GTI and wants to offer the same excitement with its bigger brother, albeit in a smaller package.

The latest Mini Cooper S is using a 2-litre turbocharged unit with the same horsepower and according to Auto Express, delivers plenty of thrills and excitement while remaining retro and instantly recognizable.

When comparing hot-hatches the process to find out which is better is simple: find out which is faster in a straight line, then which is more fun to drive and then decide which one suits you best.

Auto Express has a winner so go to the video to find out.


2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Is A Modern Day Pony Car, For Better Or Worse

After years of hype, Ford has introduced an electric Mustang – in crossover form.

Watch Ford Mustang Mach- E Livestream Presentation At 8:50PM EST (5:50PM PST)

Join us as we live stream the unveiling of Ford’s new Mustang Mach-e electric SUV from Los Angeles.

Holographic Chrome Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Is As Bright As Times Square

This chrome-wrapped Aventador SVJ resides in New York where it will surely draw lots of attention.

African King Takes Delivery Of 19 Rolls-Royces, Reportedly Buys 120 BMWs As Well

Swaziland King Mswati III already had an impressive car collection before expanding it even more with this not-so-small fleet.

2019 LA Auto Show Preview: A-To-Z Guide To All The Debuts (Updated)

The most comprehensive list of all the world and North American premieres at the 2019 LA Auto Show.

Revised 2020 Alfa Giulia And Stelvio Debut In China With Improved Interiors (New Photos)

The 2020 Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio look unchanged on the outside but feature many interior and tech upgrades.

Charging A Tesla Model 3 By Towing It With A Raptor Brings Out Some Interesting Results

Turns out you can actually save fuel by towing a Tesla Model 3 with a very thirsty truck!.

2018 Mazda6 Long-Term Test Concludes With Mostly Positive Feedback

Apart from a couple of visits to the service center, KBB had mostly good things to say about the Mazda6 .

These Are The Best-Braking Cars Ever Tested By Car and Driver

Unsurprisingly, they are all sports cars and supercars, but the rankings are not quite as one might have expected…

Inkas’ Armored Sentry Civilian Will Make Others Think You Belong In A SWAT Or SF Unit

The Sentry Civilian is powered by a 6.7-liter turbodiesel with 330 hp and offers huge levels of protection.