The compact MPV is growing up. It was a natural step, of course, started by the smash-hit first-generation Opel Zafira, which packed seven seats and amazing practicality into a relatively compact body.
It was a... Read More
Although the frequent use of “value-for-money” as a marketing term has somewhat eroded the impact of the description, there can be little doubt about its authenticity when applied to a seven-seater MPV that sells... Read More
To say the first-generation Mercedes-Benz A-Class had a problematic birth is to put it mildly. Not only did it tip over in that controversial Swedish “Elk-test”, the interior quality was never quite regarded as... Read More
Sequels are almost always a disappointment, perhaps because by definition they can never have the impact of the original. The movie world is littered with examples, as is the automotive industry. Just ask Sylvester... Read More
Although it was Renault that started the compact MPV craze in the ‘90s when it launched the original Megane Scenic, it was Opel that picked up the proverbial ball and ran with it. The Zafira not only gave that... Read More