Can a Tesla Model X deal with children, car seats... and grandma?

Sorry, gran, you're in the back

THE PURE-ELECTRIC Tesla Model X is the American car maker’s first SUV, and as SUVs are the car du jour (in 2015 they became Europe’s best-selling type of car for the first time, outselling even superminis), it’s a big deal for the future success of the company.

Driving reviewed the car in Europe last summer but now right-hand drive models are appearing in the UK, so we got hold of one for a day to assess not its speed, or handling or ride quality but one of the key functions of an SUV: how suitable it is for families.

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Will Dron, acting editor and his wife loaded their two-year-old daughter, one-year-old son, a buggy and baggage into the car and set off to pick up grandma. Watch the video above to see how we got on.