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New Estates

58 New Estates reviews available

  • Audi A4 Avant (2008-)

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    New price: £23,410 - £56,090

    The Audi A4 Avant five-door range of estates, built from 2008 onwards. The impressive, but pricey, list of options should keep gadget fans happy.
  • Audi A4 allroad (2009-)

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    New price: £31,160 - £37,965

    Rugged Allroad is half-estate, half-4x4
  • Audi A6 Allroad (2012-)

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    New price: £43,780 - £49,945

    Audi A6 Allroad (2012-) review - Which? car experts put the Audi A6 Allroad estate through its paces.
  • Audi A6 Avant (2004-2011)

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    New price: £28,550 - £79,384

    The Audi A6 estate range, built from 2004 onwards, is spacious, clever and classy. But is it worth the premium prices that used examples command?
  • Audi A6 Avant (2011-)

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    New price: £33,020 - £76,145

    The Audi A6 Avant estate, built from 2011 onwards, is spacious, clever and classy. But is it worth paying Audi's high prices?
  • Audi A6 allroad (2008-2012)

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    New price: £39,850 - £43,135

    One of the smartest family wagons around, but can it hold its own against newer rivals?
  • BMW 3 Series Touring (2005-2012)

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    New price: £23,990 - £40,160

    The BMW 3 Series Touring is an estate to be reckoned with: it offers a great driving experience and excellent refinement, but isn't quite as practical as some rivals.
  • BMW 3 Series Touring (2012-)

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    New price: £24,850 - £45,420

    BMW 3 Series Touring (2012-) review - full test report on the fifth-generation 3 Series estate.
  • BMW 5 Series Touring (2004-2010)

    BMW 5 Series Touring (2004-2010)

    New price: £30,090 - £69,385

    The BMW 5 Series Touring, made between 2004 and 2010, is a benchmark estate in the luxury sector. Can it be both practical and good to drive?
  • BMW 5 Series Touring (2010-)

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    New price: £32,710 - £60,590

    Does the spacious 5 Series estate retain its sporty nature?
  • Chevrolet Lacetti Station Wagon (2005-2011)

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    New price: £13,320 - £14,545

    Chevrolet's medium estate car, the Lacetti SW
  • Citroën C5 Tourer (2008-)

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    New price: £21,115 - £30,410

    Roomy C5 estate has its plus-points, but is more attractive as a used buy

Used Estates

52 Used Estates reviews available

  • Skoda Octavia Estate (2005-2013)

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    Used price: From £4,275

    The Octavia Estate is certainly spacious and well-liked by owners, and it's worth a look even if it is starting to look a little long in the tooth.
  • Skoda Superb Estate (2010-)

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    Used price: From £13,250

    Skoda's Superb Estate has won many plaudits, including the Which Best Buy tag - and no wonder, as it's frugal, good to drive and cheap to buy
  • Toyota Avensis Tourer (2003-2009)

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    Used price: From £3,350

    The versatile 2003 Avensis Estate has plenty of room and the usually impressive Toyota reliability record. It was updated in 2005.
  • Toyota Avensis Tourer (2009-)

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    Used price: From £10,850

    Toyota's Avensis Tourer is unlikely to make the neighbours jealous, but beneath the skin this Japanese estate is a solid performer that has plenty going for it.
  • Vauxhall Astra Estate (2004-2010)

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    Used price: From £3,095

  • Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer (2010-)

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    Used price: From £9,850

    Review of the new Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer, the estate version of the popular hatchback.
  • Vauxhall Insignia Sport Tourer (2009-)

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    Used price: From £9,850

    The estate version of Vauxhall's large family car is practical and good value for money - especially when you take big dealer discounts into account.
  • Vauxhall Vectra Estate (2003-2008)

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    Used price: From £2,095

    The Vauxhall Vectra Estate isn't especially exciting to look at or fun to drive, but it is a bargain used buy.
  • Volkswagen Golf Estate (2007-2013)

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    Used price: From £8,175

    VW's estate version of the popular Golf hatchback deserves just as much attention - it's a great all-rounder.
  • Volkswagen Passat Estate (2005-2011)

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    Used price: From £4,995

    The estate version of the VW Passat offers great practicality, without sacrificing interior quality or the driving experience of the saloon.
  • Volkswagen Passat Estate (2011-)

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    Used price: From £14,695

    Volkswagen has refreshed the Passat Estate for 2011. Is it still a good choice?
  • Volvo V40 (1996-2004)

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    Used price: From £1,275

    The V40, like its S40 saloon brother, is now an affordable used buy and ageing gracefully. Is it good value though or low priced for a reason?