The Subaru Outback has become a cult car in caravanning circles. With its raised ride height and four-wheel drive, it is well suited to all-weather touring. The latest generation went on sale in 2009, and has been a welcome addition to our long-term test fleet.

With four-wheel drive, this estate car should make a practical tug, whatever the weather. We’re looking for practicality, too, with plenty of space inside for people and their luggage. And running costs should be affordable.