More useful than the biggest estates, and good to drive. Avoid the SUV rat-race.
A Top Gear award winner in 2016, and rightly so – Skoda’s big crossover is all things to all families.
Not as cheap as you’d expect, but still one of the best hot hatches on sale
Citroen's Fiat Panda - character over driving thrills, but none the worse for that.
Jaguar joins the SUV party and nails it first time. Well heeled families will love it
Beautifully built and beautiful to look at. But the A4 is 98 per cent as good, cheaper and less pretentious.
A good car in a class of great ones
Only the interior isn't as good as the Golf. Beyond that, there's not a lot to split the Leon ST.
Biggest Mini yet is the least fun to drive. But new Countryman has practicality on its side.
Seat’s strongest car in a long time, the Leon is now a Golf-baiting player.
The Clubman has charm but, although roomier, it’s not as fun to drive as it was.