Superb family all-rounder will politely give rivals a bloody nose.
The simplest and most exciting Toyota in years is also a real pleasure to drive
Great-looking, great to drive new Volvo should be a fine car to own.
More useful than the biggest estates, and good to drive. Avoid the SUV rat-race.
A safe way to move a family around in style.
Peugeot has at last rediscovered some hot hatch form. Not the most startling small fast hatch, but a good effort.
Interior finish apart, the CX-3 is a winner. Straight to the top of the class.
The consummate big family SUV. Spectacular off-road, now better on it, but is it just too Range Rover for its own good?
Not as refined as a Freelander, but a hard-working, honest car that will never let you down
Lots of crossover showroom appeal, and lives up to it out on the road.
Manages to serve up a zingy new style that hardly compromises its space or usefulness
A first-time entrant from Seat that feels like they’ve been practicing for years.
A Top Gear award winner in 2016, and rightly so – Skoda’s big crossover is all things to all families.
The Karoq might have lost its predecessor’s personality, but on every other front it’s a better car than the one it replaces
Volvo has made something nicely distinctive here. It'd be impressive even if they'd been practicing for years
Mazda’s new 3 family hatch: low on excitement, high on quiet satisfaction
Buy without regret: the 3 drives as well as it looks. Very nicely balanced indeed.
Renault’s Qashqai rival is conveniently a rebodied… Qashqai. A fine appliance for family transport
Great chassis, great interior but so-so powertrain – the Subaru Impreza remains an oddball
The Prius gets better in the areas it needed to, but its styling will scare your kids.
It’s certainly different. It’s also very practical, with enough charm to appeal.
Technically and mechanically other city cars outstrip it, but emotionally – well, that’s up to you. We understand.