VW Sharan awarded four-star safety rating … despite door falling off


The Volkswagen Sharan MPV has been awarded a commendable safety score by Euro NCAP, even though one of the car's doors fell off in crash tests.
2020 Mercedes-Benz EQV electric people carrier MPV

2020 Mercedes-Benz EQV: tech, range & release date


Instead of making a saloon or another SUV, Mercedes-Benz has decided its second electric "EQ" model should be a premium people carrier.
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.
Buying Guide: the best high performance 'Q-cars' for keeping a low profile

Buying Guide: the best high performance 'Q-cars'


Once upon a time, it was considered vulgar to advertise a car's performance potential. Scoops, skirts and spoilers were a rarity
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Top 100 Cars 2016: Top 5 Seven-seat MPVs


The Sunday Times presents its Top 5 Seven-seat MPVs, featuring new models from Citroen, Ford, Kia, Renault and Seat.
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Driving up prices: Uber gives MPV sales a boost


Sales of the humble people carrier have received a boost from an unexpected quarter: drivers of Uber minicabs
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I need a practical, economical and large family car...


Q. My 2005 Renault Grand Scénic (a 2-litre petrol automatic) has served my family well for four years but is starting to cost a lot as things go...
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Every seven-seat SUV and MPV reviewed and rated


If life feels a little like a travelling circus and getting the family out of the door and into the car is a conjuring act that would put to shame...
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New cars with the longest warranty


Cars are expensive and complicated. So when they go wrong, it can be an extraordinarily costly business to fix them. That’s why it’s important...
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New Registration Special: Estates and MPVs


Driving's guide to the best estates and MPVs cars with 64 registration plate for September 2014
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People eaters


If space is the final frontier, then set a course for the Citroën C4 Grand Picasso. Like a black hole, this car will swallow anything you can throw...
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Suited and booted


BMW 318d Sport against an ageing Mercedes C-class that’s due to be replaced this summer and an uninspiring Audi A4
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New registration special


IT'S BEEN a long, hard winter but as the flood waters and gales subside, the first signs of spring are in the air.