The best 10 cars of 2018 so far: from McLaren to Cadillac and Volvo

As the calendar hits the halfway mark of the year, we pick the cream of our drives over the past six months

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From an electric SUV and a semi-autonomous Cadillac to some Italian glamour, a couple of British sports cars and the European Car of the Year, The National has been lucky enough to get behind the wheel of some mighty fine motors since the clock struck 2018.

As we enter the second half of the year, this is our selection of the best cars we have driven in the past six months. Click through the gallery above to see the full run-down.

SPOILER ALERT: You can scroll down beneath the jump to see links to our features or road tests on all of our top 10.


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Full road tests for our top 10 motors

10. Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo

9. Cadillac CT6 (with Super Cruise)

8. Dodge Durango SRT

7. Audi R8 V10 RWS

6. Bentley Continental GT

5. McLaren 570S Spider

4. Aston Martin Vantage

3. Volvo XC40

2. Ferrari Portofino

1. Jaguar I-Pace