Estate car reviews

Looking to buy a new estate car? Search through our estate car reviews to find out which model would suit you and your lifestyle. 

The biggest selling point of an estate car is its boot - if you need lots of space in your car, then an estate is the way to go if you don’t fancy an SUV. All our estate car reviews tell you how much boot space you’ll get. 

In an estate car, you‘ll get a big boot, plus room for the dog, the children, and even grandma. 

Read our estate car reviews, including full performance figures, running costs, practicality, safety and handling statistics and options data. Browse photo galleries and research into potential problems using thousands of owners’ reviews.

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  • Citroën C5 X Estate (2022 onwards) Review

    Welcome back to the big, comfortable Citroen estate

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

    PROS

    • Economical, punchy engines
    • Lots of interior room and comfort
    • Plug-in hybrid version from launch

    CONS

    • No diesel versions
    • Limited model range
    • Rear headroom a little tight
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  • Genesis GV80 SUV (2021 onwards) Review

    New boy on the scene hopes to make waves

    Parkers rating:not rated yet
    New price: £56,715 - £66,815

    PROS

    • All-in one five-year care plan included
    • Striking styling
    • Interesting-looking interior

    CONS

    • It's up against tough rivals
    • No one's heard of it
    • Likely to start at £50,000
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  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate (2021 onwards) Review

    Small estate is now posher than ever, especially on the inside

    Parkers rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4
    New price: £40,430 - £53,770

    PROS

    • High-class interior
    • Large, unobstructed boot area
    • Comfortable ride

    CONS

    • Passenger space still tight
    • Hybrid models still incoming
    • UK cars will have basic suspension
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  • Suzuki Swace Estate (2021 onwards) Review

    Suzuki's new family estate looks good for company car drivers

    Parkers rating: 3.9 out of 5 3.9
    New price: £27,499 - £29,299

    PROS

    • Low emissions and tax
    • Comfortable ride
    • Well-equipped, well-built

    CONS

    • More expensive than equivalent Toyota
    • Uninvolving steering and handling
    • Only one engine available
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  • Volkswagen Caddy California (2021 onwards) Review

    VW’s third California campervan model is its smallest and cheapest yet

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £29,915 - £36,838

    PROS

    • By far the most affordable California campervan
    • Five proper seats mean it’s family friendly
    • Smaller size makes it nimble and versatile

    CONS

    • Only sleeps two inside (there’s a tent add-on if required)
    • Kitchenette is basic and outdoors, no lounge space
    • Latest VW infotainment systems are annoying
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  • Volkswagen Golf Estate (2021 onwards) Review

    Thoroughly rational, practical family car with an air of quality

    Parkers rating: 4.3 out of 5 4.3
    New price: £25,100 - £31,795

    PROS

    • Sensibly sized for British roads and towns
    • Premium feel and many clever details
    • Diverse range of engines and trims
    • Uncompromised practicality

    CONS

    • Appreciably more expensive than rivals
    • Tech overkill, touch-controls are annoying
    • Some trim is not family-friendly
    • Can’t escape engineering shared with cheaper cars
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  • Cupra Leon Estate (2020 onwards) Review

    Sharp-looking performance estate with everyday usability

    Parkers rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4
    New price: £36,300 - £41,060

    PROS

    • Plenty of kit
    • Very little compromise on comfort
    • Blends performance with load-lugging ability

    CONS

    • Infotainment system takes a long time to get used to
    • Is it different enough over the old model?
    • Automatic only, if that matters
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  • Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class (2020 onwards) Review

    Smallest SUV from Mercedes-Benz is an impressive performer

    Parkers rating: 3.8 out of 5 3.8
    New price: £31,465 - £65,390

    PROS

    • High-tech but highly usable interior
    • Sleek, modernistic styling
    • Efficient engines

    CONS

    • Entry-level models lack the flashy dashboard
    • Plug-in hybrid model not as smooth as rivals
    • Not as good to drive as the BMW X2
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  • Peugeot 2008 (2020 onwards) Review

    Second-gen 2008 turns on the style and tech

    Parkers rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4
    New price: £21,365 - £30,265

    PROS

    • Eye-catching design inside and out
    • Broad range of engine options
    • Cabin is spacious, plus big boot

    CONS

    • Top-spec models can be pricey
    • 3D digital dials take some getting used to
    • Driving position still won’t suit all
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