Colourful character in a muted part of the market
You might not like to admit it, but the BMW X5 is a damn good car.
Incredibly competent, deceptively fast, but needs to be at warp speed before it gets interesting.
The definitive example of rock-solid, sensible, impeccable German engineering
Not the perfect solution to all your motoring needs, but a great first effort at a useable everyday hybrid.
Only the interior isn't as good as the Golf. Beyond that, there's not a lot to split the Leon ST.