It’s the new Nissan X-Trail

The Nissan X-Trail is the world’s best-selling SUV. It isn’t particularly good off-road, but buyers apparently appreciate its utilitarian attitude towards moving families about for a decent price. To date, Nissan’s sold over 835,000 X-Trails. Given this, you’d forgive Nissan for not messing too much with the formula. If it ain’t broke, and all that….

Volvo has jumped on the small SUV bandwagon with the new XC40

Volvo pioneered the idea of the soft-roader – SUVs that aren’t really built to go off-road – with its XC range of cars. But despite this, its range of tall, SUV-like cars has remained steadfastly small with just two options available. Perhaps realising that other brands are cleaning up by offering customers tall, 4×4-looking motors…