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Read all of our latest car reviews here on whatcar.com. From all-new cars to the smallest tweak to an existing model, our road test team will evaluate and report.

This is where you can find all the whatcar.com test drives we've published over the past week.

You'll also be able to read all of our new nine-point reviews, too, along with any that have received major updates. Make this your one-stop guide to the latest model news.

If that's not enough, use the dropdown menu at the foot of this page to read the top 10 reviews in each category of car.Latest reviewsAlpina D5 Bi-Turbo
The D5 Bi-Turbo could be the world's most relevant performance saloon. Find out why here.
Alpina D5 Bi-Turbo review
BMW 3 Series
With the all-new 3 Series, BMW has taken a great car and replaced it with an even better one.
BMW 3 Series review
BMW X1 sDrive20d ED
The BMW X1 sDrive20d Efficient Dynamics is BMWs most fuel-efficient SUV yet.
BMW X1 sDrive20d ED review
Fiat Punto Twinair
The Fiat Punto Twinair is the latest model to get the companys two-cylinder petrol engine.
Fiat Punto Twinair review
Ford Focus 1.0 Ecoboost
The new Ford Focus 1.0 Ecoboost uses a tiny, three-cylinder petrol engine. Find out more here.
Ford Focus 1.0 Ecoboost review
Ford Focus Econetic Tech
This is the most fuel-efficient conventionally powered family hatchback the world has seen.
Ford Focus Econetic Tech
Jaguar XKR-S Convertible
The XKR-S Convertible is the most powerful and fastest drop-top production car Jag has built.
Jaguar XKR-S Conv reviewPorsche 911 Cabriolet
The new Cabrio could appeal to 911 diehards who've never wanted an open-top version.
Porsche 911 Cabriolet review
Renault Fluence ZE
It's just like a conventional family saloon - just without the engine or fuel tank.
Renault Fluence ZE review
Renault Scenic 2012
Renault has made some changes to the 2012 Scenic that should help to renew interest in it.
Renault Scenic 2012 review
2012 Seat Exeo
The Seat Exeo based on the previous-generation Audi A4 has been given a mild face-lift.
2012 Seat Exeo review
Skoda Fabia 1.4 MPI SE
There are just three colours to choose from, but you get a surprising amount of standard kit.
Skoda Fabia 1.4 MPI SE review
VW Beetle 1.4 TSI
The Beetle is a motoring icon, and this is the very latest incarnation to hit the roads.
VW Beetle 1.4 TSI review
VW Golf Cabrio 1.4 TSI
The Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet range has expanded with this new 120bhp 1.4 TSI. Details here.
VW Golf Cabrio 1.4 TSI review

Latest nine-point web reviewsChevrolet Aveo
A respectable supermini, but can it trouble the best cars in this competitive class?
Chevrolet Aveo review
Nissan Leaf
It's fast and fun, but can you live with the limited (and unpredicable) range it brings?
Nissan Leaf review
Renault Fluence
It's comfortable and refined, but is electric a realist proposition? Find out here.
Renault Fluence review
Vauxhall Zafira Tourer
A decent MPV, but is it as practical and refined as the best rivals in its class? Read our verdict.
Vauxhall Zafira Tourer review

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