Fortunately for BMW, the 2 Series Gran Tourer
looks a good deal slinkier than anything favoured by the blue-rinse brigade.
Vauxhall's all-new Astra Sports Tourer
, like its five-door hatch sibling, is based on an all-new lightweight vehicle architecture.
BMW UK, a subsidiary of BMW AG (Xetra: BMW), has announced the media launch of its new 2 Series Gran Tourer
Built in the UK, at Swindon, the new Tourer
is the most compact estate in the C-segment and is 235mm longer than the Civic hatchback.
The dramatically stylish Honda Civic Tourer
is sure to turn heads |
The Japanese brand knows this all too well given that since this vehicle was launched, we've seen all-new versions of rival estates like the Ford Mondeo and the Volkswagen Passat, plus heavily revised versions of others like the Peugeot 508SW and the Toyota Avensis Tourer
Do so with this Tourer
body style and you certainly won't need to pack light.
Whereas customers of that body style get no fewer than five engines to select from, i30 Tourer
buyers are left with a stark choice: 1.
Now BMW are about to launch a seven-seat version called the 2 Series Gran Tourer
Naturally the Gran Tourer
is longer than the Active Tourer
by a substantial 214mm.
Built at the firm's British plant in Swindon, the Tourer
is a really practical choice.
is part-time, 4x4 version of the handsome Insignia Sports Tourer
provides decent o-road capability, generous space and comfort but without detracting from that attractive prole.
Sales of both saloon and Sports Tourer
(estate) models have rocketed by 60% in the past year.
FUNKY cabin, falling roofline, wraparound rear windscreen and bladed sides - all defining features of the latest Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer
Associates at Honda's UK manufacturing plant in Swindon have today come together to celebrate the first production models of the new Civic Tourer
rolling off the production line.