However, it was always regarded as slightly impractical due to its cramped rear and compromised boot space. However, the all-new Kuga aims to rectify this, with more rear legroom and a bigger load area.
But is it as good to drive? It is available with two petrol and two diesel engines, and the choice of two and four-wheel drive. The high-powered diesel is the pick of the range, managing more than 45mpg from its all-wheel-drive drivetrain.
Check out our review direct from the launch, for our verdict on the brand-new Ford Kuga SUV.