Volkswagen Sharan makes a come back
Family buyers that need seven seats now have an option from VW, writes Shane O’Donoghue
Two adults; two kids in booster seats watching DVDs; a (hopefully) sleeping baby in a rear-facing child seat mounted on an Isofix base; two kids’ bikes with stabilisers long removed; a box of wellies, swim gear and woollen warms; nappy change supplies; and a suitcase for each person, including the baby. Just a typical scenario for a typical Irish family going away for the long weekend.
But it takes an atypical kind of car...
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