Superb family all-rounder will politely give rivals a bloody nose.
Enjoyable enough to drive, manages to be alternative without being oddball
Jaguar joins the SUV party and nails it first time. Well heeled families will love it
A big step on from the old one. Drives well, great cabin environment.
The luxury SUV bar has been raised. Bentley's bold claims are justified.
A well-executed contradiction: a fine long-distance GT that's great in the rough and stunning inside
The VW faces an uphill struggle against brand laden rivals, but is actually just as good.
Audi's big, aggressive Q8 is interesting and clever, with a side order of *whoa*
A very well executed big, luxury Benz. Lovely thing
The real joy of the Leaf isn't the money, it's the motor, and its charming grace. For the way most people drive, it's simply a better source of motion.
The e-Golf is an EV that works for most of us, most of the time. A truly convincing electric car.
A Top Gear award winner in 2016, and rightly so – Skoda’s big crossover is all things to all families.
The X3 has never done BMW much credit, but the new one is a thorough enough job to take on the class best
Tesla invents new doors, adds extra seats. Charges the earth. It's lifestyle, not value for money.
The Cayenne remains the king of driver-friendly SUVs. A very complete machine
The Zoe was already a strong EV contender – extra power and range makes it more convincing than ever
Not quite a Discovery rival, but offers plenty of space for the cash
The Prius gets better in the areas it needed to, but its styling will scare your kids.
Lexus makes a proper alternative to the default German premium SUVs, so long as you prefer efficiency and comfort to outright performance
As green as cars get these days, the V60 Plug-in has the best of both worlds – pace and economy.
The X7 is BMW's biggest and most luxurious SUV, and it wants to be noticed
Not the perfect solution to all your motoring needs, but a great first effort at a useable everyday hybrid.