BMW 2 Series Active Tourer 2022 review: Smart, even if the die-hard BMW fans hate it

BMW has a new high-tech people carrier and Dave Humphreys has driven it.
2022 Dacia Jogger

2022 Dacia Jogger unveiled

The Dacia Jogger is a new seven-seat MPV that’s designed to take on van-based MPVs such as the Citroen Berlingo and Peugeot Rifter.
VW Transporter Kombi review by Nick Rufford for Sunday Times

2019 Volkswagen Transporter Kombi review

The white van once provided the transport needs for self-employed plumbers and plasterers. Now, it seems, it's the turn of the surf van.
Jeremy Clarkson review of the Peugeot Rifter for Sunday Times

Clarkson: I loved the Peugeot Rifter

Jeremy Clarkson is famously less-than-complimentary about Peugeots. And people carriers. So why does he say he loves the van-derived Rifter?
Extended test 2017: James Mills, Renault Grand Scenic

Extended test: 2017 Renault Grand Scenic 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
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...