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estate car

Brit a car with a comparatively long body containing a large carrying space, reached through a rear door: usually the back seats can be folded forward to increase the carrying space
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Plenty of space: The new Vauxhall Vectra estate car.
Back in those days of yore, the Swedish car giant was recognised as the true wagon-master, renowned for producing estate cars which, while lacking image, suited the older driver with generous roominess and perceived strength and safety.
Estate cars come in all shapes and sizes according to the degree of emphasis they place upon the compromise between practicality and style .
Fitting in with the other cars here, the Saab 9-5 is another big, diesel-powered estate car that is capable of more than 40mpg.
The SportWagon is Saab's first attempt at a medium-sized estate car for the premium market.
The estate car, registered BL51 HFU, had been stolen in Birmingham over the weekend.
Whereas the old Focus only really looked well as a hatchback the new cars wider, longer floorpan lend it more presence in estate car guise and, from the rear especially, looks very similar to the Mondeo estate.
estate car of the year and also comes with a wide range of engine options plus petrol and diesel 4WDs.
So maybe MPVs will be next to come under pressure of extinction and the little old estate car will bounce back to inherit the earth.
Dispelling the stuffy myths associated with estate cars of old, Jaguar's research reveals that compared to owners of saloon cars, estate car drivers are much more likely to take part in sporting activities such as skiing and cycling.
Available as a hatchback, estate car or cabriolet fast coup, this medium-sized familyorientated machine hits the spot when it comes to style.
In 1960 we started the convertible, followed by an estate car.