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Choosing the right crossover

Are you looking for a comfortable vehicle to drive around the city and the country? Think Crossover! Designed to be comfortable and versatile, crossovers are very popular on the second hand market. With a great range of vehicles to choose from it can be difficult to choose but don’t panic, we have created a guide to make choosing the right vehicle for you simpler.


What are your day to day needs for your vehicle?

Crossovers and other SUVs are often newer vehicles on the second-hand market, which is why they have a relatively high price. Identifying your needs will allow you to make the right choice of vehicle without getting confused in the large amount of offers and other vehicles. The versatility of a crossover allows many combinations of vehicles so thinking about your needs is important, such as the main use of the crossover, is it mainly going to be used for motorway driving or country roads. Does it need to be able to drive off road? Is the most important factor style or comfort? It’s up to you to make the right choice.


  • 2 to 4 wheel drive: For classic urban use or for driving around the city a front or rear wheel drive crossover is more than capable. However if on weekends you like an adventure a 4 wheel drive crossover can be a real asset.
  • From 4 to 7 seats: Versatility is the key word when talking about a Crossover!
  • Compact or elongated. If you drive in  busy city centres or have to park in tight spaces an SUV like DS 7 CROSSBACK will be much easier to park and manoeuvre as the car has the option of parking sensors.
  • Equipment: Crossovers are generally well equipped and carry a number of safety equipment and driving aids ... Identify the equipment you need and review the crossovers on offer to find the vehicle which meets your requirements.

Where to find the best offers

The SUV market is growing in popularity with more people interested in purchasing a new and used SUV, the used car market sees vehicles posted at prices ranging from £10,000 to more than £30,000. However, with a budget of £12,000 to £15,000, you can find an excellent SUV at a great price. Our DS Certified network ensures that you can select a vehicle with a genuine history, a clean bill of health and no hidden problems so you can buy with confidence. In addition, because buying an SUV requires a larger financial effort than some other models, a dealer can reduce the price accordingly by working out a deal with your existing vehicle.



Used Crossovers are well-designed, comfortable and welcoming vehicles able to drive in the city and out on the open road.