Extended test: 2017 Renault Grand Scénic 130 dCi


People carrier cars are no longer fashionable. At least, that’s what the sales figures suggest. Increasingly, people in need of a family car choo
The Clarkson Review: 2017 Renault Scénic

The Clarkson Review: 2017 Renault Scénic


In the olden days, cars were made from steel, and that’s only right and proper. Steel is as manly as Tarzan’s scrotum...

Seat Alhambra Mk 2 review (2010 on)


Is this the last of the Alhambras? Reports that the practical seven-seat MPV, or people carrier, is likely to be killed off are premature...
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Citroën Grand C4 Picasso

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Citroën Grand C4 Picasso


I had a bit of a discussion the other day about when men grow up. A friend explained that when he used to work in a clothes shop he would...
BMW 2-series Active Tourer 225xe PHEV long term road test review

Extended Test: 2016 BMW 2-series Active Tourer PHEV


BMW's plug-in hybrid MPV (what we used to call a people carrier) is being driven daily on an extended test by Will Dron, acting editor of Driving.co.uk.
2016 Citroën C4 Picasso review

2016 Citroën C4 Picasso review


There was a time when mean-spirited motoring writers
First Drive review: 2017 Renault Scenic

First Drive review: 2017 Renault Scénic


Twenty years ago the Renault Mégane Scénic started a trend for cars that were about the size of a VW Golf, but taller and practical...
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Vauxhall Zafira Tourer

The Clarkson Review: 2015 Vauxhall Zafira Tourer


Even by my own slightly weird view of what’s normal, last Sunday was a bit odd. I was on a boat — a big one — and we’d anchored off the south...
The Clarkson review: 2016 Hyundai i800 SE manual

The Clarkson review: Hyundai i800 SE manual


The road from Marrakesh to Ouarzazate should be right up there with the best of them. It has everything. You start in the desert and then you climb...
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The Clarkson review: 2016 Volkswagen Touran 2.0 TDI


After a long and dreary drive down the M1 last weekend, the sat nav said I had just six miles to go. And even though it would be six miles across...
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2016 Volkswagen Touran review


The Volkswagen Touran is a little like a McLaren pushchair. You know what you’ll get, it’s had years of refinement, works well and won’t break...
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Buying Guide: Five perfect cars for new parents


After the birth of your first child, identifying a suitable car to convey the precious bundle to check-ups, grandparents and the shops should be easy:...
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'Falcon-winged' Tesla Model X launched: an electric...


It’s an SUV but not as we know it. Tesla has revealed the showroom version of the Model X, the next electric car to be sold by the Californian company...