Seat’s Ateca is an excellent SUV that is every bit the equal of rivals such as the Nissan Qashqai, VW Tiguan and Kia Sportage.
The Citroen C5 Aircross is yet another entrant into the already crowded family SUV market.
Car buyers can’t see the wood for the trees when it comes to SUVs, so crowded is the market, but somehow Land Rover still manages to stick out from the crowd.
Nissan’s Qashqai wasn’t the first ever “soft roader” – or crossover as they’re now called. It was just the first to be really good.
Mazda’s 3 is a mid-size hatchback that’s always managed to hold its own in a crowded field.
Due to our wetter weather and smaller roads, pickups have never enjoyed the enormous popularity they enjoy in America.
In 13 years as this paper’s motoring writer I’ve never driven a Ferrari. Lamborghinis, Aston Martins and McLarens – yes. But never the most famous supercar maker of all.
I’m rattling down the M90 at just south of 70mph, the stereo cranked up high to be heard above the din from the wind, tyres and engine – and I’m grinning merrily.
The Q3 has been an absolute phenomenon for Audi, selling more than 1.1 million since it went on sale in 2011.