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  • Volkswagen Taigo SUV (2022 onwards) Review

    Stylish Coupe-SUV take on the T-Cross looks promising

    Parkers rating:not rated yet
    New price: £0 - £0

    PROS

    • Excellent engines shared with T-Cross
    • Wide model range promised
    • Standard digital cockpit across the range

    CONS

    • Sloping roof means less practicality
    • It won't go on sale until 2022
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  • BMW iX SUV (2021 onwards) Review

    So good you won’t care what it looks like

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £69,905 - £103,405

    PROS

    • State of the art purpose-built electric car from BMW
    • Impressive to drive with outstanding comfort and refinement
    • Eye-catching interior, packed with user-friendly technology

    CONS

    • Exterior design takes some getting used to
    • Not all of the driver assistance tech works flawlessly
    • Cheaper, more conventional BMW electric cars on the way
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  • Hyundai Santa Fe PHEV (2021 onwards) Review

    All the benefits of a PHEV and a full seven-seater

    Parkers rating: 4.2 out of 5 4.2
    New price: £45,715 - £49,010

    PROS

    • One of the few seven-seat plug-ins 
    • Spacious on all three rows 
    • Decent all-electric range

    CONS

    • Pricey to buy 
    • Not as luxurious as premium rivals 
    • Performance merely adequate
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  • Nissan Ariya SUV (2021 onwards) Review

    Stylish electric Nissan is packed with tech and goes up to 310 miles

    Parkers rating:not rated yet
    New price: £0 - £0

    PROS

    • Several power and efficiency options
    • Simple, user-friendly dashboard
    • Sharp styling looks ultra-modern

    CONS

    • The strength of its rivals
    • No confirmed UK launch date yet
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  • Toyota Highlander SUV (2021 onwards) Review

    A capable and seriously practical family SUV with hybrid power as standard

    Parkers rating: 4.1 out of 5 4.1
    New price: £50,610 - £52,590

    PROS

    • Very well equipped as standard
    • Diesel-rivalling efficiency
    • Highly practical interior

    CONS

    • Third row not as spacious as Land Rover Discovery
    • Drab interior styling
    • Sub-par infotainment
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  • Audi Q5 Sportback (2021 onwards) Review

    Audi makes the Q5 less practical and more appealing

    Parkers rating: 3.6 out of 5 3.6
    New price: £47,500 - £76,350

    PROS

    • Comfortable ride and seats
    • Beautifully put together
    • In vogue looks

    CONS

    • V6 diesel version lacks responsiveness
    • Expensive even without extras
    • Dashboard controls are less-than convincing
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  • Honda HR-V SUV (2021 onwards) Review

    Honda's latest hybrid SUV is likeable but flawed

    Parkers rating: 3.8 out of 5 3.8
    New price: £26,960 - £31,660

    PROS

    • Great amount of standard equipment
    • Impressive handling and ride quality
    • Fuel economy claims are easily achievable

    CONS

    • Boot is tiny compared to rivals
    • Engine is very noisy when pushed
    • Performance is lacking when out of town
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  • Volvo C40 SUV (2021 onwards) Review

    New small electric Volvo offers good looks, acceptable range, strong performance

    Parkers rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
    New price: £57,400 - £57,400

    PROS

    • Excellent performance
    • Surprisingly practical
    • Comforable seats and ride

    CONS

    • Expensive to buy
    • Rivals eclipse it for range
    • Doesn't feel as special as it should
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  • Aston Martin DBX SUV (2020 onwards) Review

    Aston Martin’s most family-friendly model to date

    Parkers rating: 4.5 out of 5 4.5
    New price: £163,500 - £163,500

    PROS

    • Four-door SUV body emphasises practicality
    • Arguably classier than a Bentley Bentayga
    • 4.0-litre V8 is well-proven in other applications

    CONS

    • Proportions are a little strange
    • Won't please purists
    • Is it ever likely to go off-road?
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  • Cupra Formentor SUV (2020 onwards) Review

    Distinctive crossover blurs the lines between sports and utility

    Parkers rating: 4.6 out of 5 4.6
    New price: £28,270 - £43,550

    PROS

    • Drives well for a tall hatch
    • Choice of powerful petrols and frugal hybrids
    • Remains practical for passengers and their luggage

    CONS

    • Firm ride in sportiest Cupra mode, no diesel option
    • infotainment system remains tricky to operate
    • Is it a little too niche for most buyers?
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