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WATCH: Packing for a holiday or fetching the kids at school - Here's why these five MPVs are rated as some of the best

2018-08-22 08:19

Robin Classen

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The MPV has become slightly unfashionable compared to the plethora of new crossovers and SUVs now available in South Africa. However, there are still some brilliant people-movers on sale in Europe, and some as rare second-hand vehicles in the local market, albeit as private sales.

Doing the duty

Volkswagen's Touran still remains a favourite abroad, even though it is no longer sold locally. A few others like the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer and Citroen C4 are also more popular in European markets.

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Many people still prefer SUVs for their robustness and nifty features but MPVs get the job done - whether its loading for a long trip or accommodating a bunch of kids after soccer practice or a ballet concert.

The Peugeot Rifter is another well-loved vehicle.

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