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Parkers overall rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
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Rivals

Audi A4 Allroad (09-15)

4 out of 5 4.0

The Audi A4 Allroad is designed to give buyers off-road practicality without the bulk of a full-size 4x4. It's best suited to those who only need occasional off-road ability - it will struggle with traditional 4x4 terrain, but makes light work of otherwise inaccessible muddy tracks. It retains the strengths of the standard Audi A4 Avant estate, so... read more

PROS

  • Good to drive
  • Lots of interior space
  • Very well built
  • Quattro four-wheel drive as standard

CONS

  • Very closely priced to the Q5 4x4
  • Options are expensive

Skoda Octavia Scout

4.4 out of 5 4.4

The Skoda Octavia Scout is the Czech company’s rugged alternative to the likes of the Volkswagen Golf Alltrack and Volvo V60 Cross Country. It uses the already-practical Octavia estate as a base, but has a slightly raised ride height, some black plastic body protection around the car and an all-wheel drive system... read more

PROS

  • Practical interior
  • Genuine off-road ability
  • Refined, quality interior
  • Lots of standard equipment

CONS

  • Not exciting
  • More expensive than regular estate
  • Only two engine and gearbox options

Volkswagen Golf Alltrack

4.2 out of 5 4.2

Even the briefest of glances in the direction of the Volkswagen Golf Alltrack confirms that this is the familiar Audi A6 Allroad, Volvo V90 Cross Country and, of course, VW Passat Alltrack recipe writ small. Being more compact, the Golf Estate-based Alltrack will be more cost-effective to run, but it operates in a niche with little competition,... read more

PROS

  • Rugged looks
  • Spacious loadbay
  • Practical touches
  • Impressive quality

CONS

  • Restricted engine range
  • Expensive to buy
  • More green-laner than off-roader

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