The Ford Mondeo is a familiar sight on British roads and after testing the 148bhp hatchback, this time it’s the powerful 180PS (178bhp) AWD Estate we are putting to the test. Not only does it have plenty of poke, but it boasts four-wheel drive and the PowerShift auto gearbox.

Of course, this comes at a price. This gutsier and higher-spec estate car costs over £6600 more than the two-wheel-drive hatchback we reviewed before. Is it worth the extra? Read on to find out!