Not so long ago – before SUVs becoming mainstream – families and drivers in need of extra space and practicality would pick an estate by default. These long vehicles cleverly combine the comfy passenger space of hatchbacks and saloons with a much larger boot, perfect for all that extra luggage, the prams and even your golf kit.
But in recent times rugged and sporty SUVs have risen to great popularity thanks to their looks, high visibility and practicality. Families and adventure-seekers love them so much they’ve taken a chunk of the estate’s market.
If you’re torn and you don’t know what to choose we’re here to help. Read on and we’ll help you understand whether you should pick an estate or an SUV that fulfils all your wants and needs.