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Parkers overall rating: 4.2 out of 5 4.2


Honda CR-V (07-12)

4 out of 5 4.0

Honda's CR-V is one of the UK's favourite 4x4s at a time when they seem to be coming under ever closer scrutiny by legislators and pressure groups. Far from being a polluting, inefficient monster truck, the CR-V is whiter than white. It takes up no more road space than a family saloon (it's shorter than the Honda Accord), returns fuel consumption... read more


Great in corners, unique styling, superb build quality, excellent diesel engine, refined


Not really an off-road vehicle, firm ride, no seven seat option

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

4.2 out of 5 4.2

Volkswagen has built on the success of the five-seat Tiguan with this larger, seven-seat brother called the Tiguan Allspace. In doing so, the German brand has moved into the seven-seat SUV market, rivalling established contenders such as the Hyundai Santa Fe, Nissan X-Trail and Skoda Kodiaq. Compared to the five-seat Tiguan, the Allspace gets a... read more


  • Good practicality
  • Wide range of engines
  • Doesn’t look like a seven-seat car
  • Nice to drive
  • Excellent standard kit


  • Cramped third row of seats
  • Some cheap interior plastics
  • Noisy diesel engines
  • Pricey compared to the Skoda Kodiaq

Skoda Kodiaq SUV

4.6 out of 5 4.6

Large seven-seat off-roaders typically come with equally large price tags. However, the Skoda Kodiaq is available for substantially less than Kia, Hyundai, Nissan and Land Rover rivals. Despite the attention-grabbing prices, the Kodiaq is anything but a budget car, feeling a rung or two above the Kia Sorento, Hyundai Santa Fe and Nissan X-Trail... read more


  • Comfortable, practical interior
  • Seven-seat versions available
  • Very competitive list prices
  • Good roadholding and smooth ride


  • Entry model lacks desirable kit
  • Petrols could do with more power
  • Manual gearbox not the slickest
  • Upmarket interior is functional rather than special

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