Superb family all-rounder will politely give rivals a bloody nose.
Jaguar joins the SUV party and nails it first time. Well heeled families will love it
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
The VW faces an uphill struggle against brand laden rivals, but is actually just as good.
Enjoyable enough to drive, manages to be alternative without being oddball
The e-Golf is an EV that works for most of us, most of the time. A truly convincing electric car.
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 Cayenne remains the king of driver-friendly SUVs. A very complete machine
Not quite a Discovery rival, but offers plenty of space for the cash
As green as cars get these days, the V60 Plug-in has the best of both worlds – pace and economy.
Lexus makes a proper alternative to the default German premium SUVs, so long as you prefer efficiency and comfort to outright performance
The Zoe was already a strong EV contender – extra power and range makes it more convincing than ever
Not exactly revolutionary, but it makes plenty of sense... if you need this sort of thing
At last, a hybrid that doesn’t make you suffer for its green ideals. Top of the class.