While most manufacturers are solely aiming at coming up with compact crossovers, Volkswagen is eyeing at both compact and large SUV segments for more volumes. Having introduced its new global compact crossover – the Tiguan, the brand is now working on an all-new 7-seater SUV.
We are standing at the entrance to 19 Degree North beside our little fleet of SUVs and ahead of us lies a massive off-road trail and a full day of mud plugging. Our organisers turn up and quickly everyone calls dibs on various vehicles. Caught in a moment of temporary distraction I’m left with the massive Ford Endeavour