Dear Jalopnik, can you, if possible, use both lbs and kg (and other such units) for these types of lists? I can't quite mentally do an accurate conversion of these so usually I have to resort to Google, and lose a colossal 5 seconds doing it. I know that there are plenty of non-American jalops here so it would be… » 10/02/14 11:31am 10/02/14 11:31am

I feel FWD gets an undeservedly bad wrap and a lot of people completely write it off as means of having fun in a car, which is utter bullshit as far as I'm concerned. A 106 GTI/Rallye is incredibly fun to drive and has been widely recognized as one of the best handling cars ever. And there are plenty of others that… » 9/12/14 8:04am 9/12/14 8:04am

You basically answered your question about Peugeot's role. They easily have one of the best diesel engines on the market. And like Renault they used to make fast, then stopped for quite some time after 2000 (the dark ages of not-hot-at-all hatches) but rest assured, they are quite strongly back at it now. And I'm… » 9/08/14 2:30pm 9/08/14 2:30pm