A difficult combination for a station wagon to succeed with, but which now challenges the entire market of cars.
No other country apparently has the same needs as we sometimes haul a refrigerator or whatever it is we intend to use the car.
But large estate cars also tend to be larger at the expense of the design.
the Mercedes E-Class Kombi is one of the few exceptions, but to cut back substantially on the spaces, yet it manages to combine the practicality with sportiness.
With 640 litres and the rear seat folded, you get to place with a lot of baggage on långresan.
If that's not enough, you can get another 30 litres by adjusting the backrest inclination.