The Suzuki SX4 is off for its summer holidays, along with deputy art editor Michele Hall and family. Long trips with the family can prove taxing in all sorts of ways. [Read more of why this one was no exception.
](http://www.whatcar.com/car-news/1306856)Our Seat Leon SC seems to manage to win the hearts and minds of all those that are lucky enough to sit behind the wheel. This week, picture editor Aaron Smith has grabbed the keys and taken it for a spin. Is the magic still there?
Rob Keenan, our senior sub-editor, is the usual custodian of the VW Golf long-termer. This week he had a chance to sample its bigger brother - the turbocharged Golf R, with the DSG gearbox fitted. Read his thoughts on the R, and how it compares to the more humble TDI here.