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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Estate car reviews

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  • Audi A6 Avant (2018 onwards) Review

    Handsome estate car is good to drive and tech-heavy

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £41,265 - £78,465

    PROS

    • Strong and frugal diesel engines
    • Handsome styling
    • High-quality interior
    • Lots of advanced tech available

    CONS

    • Boot no bigger than before
    • Trails its rivals for interior space
    • Touchscreens take some getting used to
    • High prices and expensive options
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  • Ford Focus Active Estate (2018 onwards) Review

    Crossover estate blends a good mix of abilities

    Parkers rating: 4.7 out of 5 4.7
    New price: £23,945 - £31,385

    PROS

    • Genuinely useful amount of space
    • Above-average ride comfort
    • Well-resolved looks, rather than over the top
    • Traditional Ford ease of use

    CONS

    • All-show, no go(ing off-road)
    • Bodyroll is very evident compared to ST-Line
    • Interior trim a bit drab for the Active image
    • Quality is good – but still lags behind some rivals
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  • Ford Focus Estate (2018 onwards) Review

    Practical Focus is roomy and great to drive

    Parkers rating: 4.6 out of 5 4.6
    New price: £21,695 - £32,840

    PROS

    • Bigger boot than the Mondeo
    • Spacious interior
    • Great range of engines and trim levels
    • Just as fun to drive as the hatchback

    CONS

    • Automatic gearbox can be hesitant
    • Top-spec models are pricey
    • Entry-level engines may struggle fully loaded
    • Some cheap interior plastics
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  • Kia Ceed Sportswagon (2018 onwards) Review

    Practical estate is a sensible if not scintillating choice

    Parkers rating: 3.6 out of 5 3.6
    New price: £19,680 - £29,940

    PROS

    • Well-equipped
    • Seven-year warranty
    • Looks smart
    • Enormous boot

    CONS

    • Higher specifications reserved for ProCeed
    • Not exciting to drive
    • Limited engine range
    • Dour interior
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  • Peugeot Rifter MPV (2018 onwards) Review

    Practical MPV is a sensible and refreshing SUV alternative

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £21,340 - £29,150

    PROS

    • Versatile interior set-up
    • Seven-seat version available from 2019
    • Vast interior
    • Very comfortable

    CONS

    • Manual gearboxes are weak
    • Limited petrol engine range
    • Some cheap interior plastics
    • Not as interesting as Citroen equivalent
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  • Vauxhall Combo Life (2018 onwards) Review

    Every realistic requirement for a family car in one box - literally

    Parkers rating: 3.6 out of 5 3.6
    New price: £21,540 - £29,590

    PROS

    • Impressive safety equipment
    • Spacious and comfortable
    • Room for three child seats

    CONS

    • A little uninspiring to look at
    • Even high-end models quite basic
    • In-house rivals have braver design
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  • Citroën Berlingo MPV (2018 onwards) Review

    Masses of space in this flexible van-derived car

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £20,825 - £29,070

    PROS

    • Even more practical than before
    • Comfortable, relaxed to drive
    • Efficient range of engines
    • Decent build quality

    CONS

    • Good value, but not a bargain
    • No disguising it’s a van with windows
    • Front-end styling not to all tastes
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  • Volvo V60 Estate (2018 onwards) Review

    Thinking person's premium estate car is highly recommended

    Parkers rating: 4.6 out of 5 4.6
    New price: £33,755 - £51,405

    PROS

    • Smart, striking exterior design
    • Plush interior with plenty of equipment
    • Great value lease and PCP finance deals
    • Overall, our favourite mid-sized estate car

    CONS

    • Boot comparatively small with seats down
    • Not the sharpest car to drive
    • It's very pricy in cash terms these days
    • Buy a BMW 3 Series if you're a keen driver
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  • Dacia Logan MCV Stepway (2017 onwards) Review

    Extra cladding but no extra capability for bargain, big-booted estate

    Parkers rating: 3.2 out of 5 3.2
    New price: £12,630 - £14,530

    PROS

    • Cavernous load area
    • Cheap to buy
    • Efficient engines
    • Should prove dependable

    CONS

    • Cost-cutting touches are very annoying
    • Driving dynamics below par
    • Not worth the extra money over standard Logan MCV
    • No Dacia is truly desirable
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  • Fiat 500L Urban (2017 onwards) Review

    A Fiat 500 for all the family

    Parkers rating: 3.8 out of 5 3.8
    New price: £0 - £0

    PROS

    • Good equipment levels
    • Stylish interior
    • Decent overall practicality
    • Easy to understand trim hierarchy

    CONS

    • Below-par petrol engines
    • Fixed glass roof ruins rear headroom
    • Auto only available on one engine
    • Poor expected residual values
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