What Car? says...
What unites Russian oligarchs, high-ranking members of the Japanese mafia and British VIPs whisked away from an airport? No, it’s not a dodgy bank account, but the fact they are most likely travelling in a Mercedes V-Class.
The theory is that, being based on the hefty Vito van, the V-Class offers even more space than regular large MPVs such as the Ford Galaxy and Seat Alhambra, and being a Mercedes, you can also turn the luxury up to 11.