Used cars of the week: Volvo XC60 SUV rivals from 9k

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Used cars of the week: Volvo XC60 SUV rivals from 9k

We've just driven the cleanest Volvo XC60 to date. The latest 2.0-litre diesel engine produces 178bhp and emits 117g/km of CO2. It's on sale now starting at £31,110.

If you're not after a new car but need the space and practicality of an SUV, there are plenty to choose from on the used market.

Here's our pick of the best SUVs we've found in the What Car? Approved used classifieds.


The previous-generation BMW X3 is good to drive and has loads of room inside for the family. This '08/58 car is our pick of the range. The 2.0-litre diesel engine offers a good blend of performance and economy, while SE trim comes with everything you could want including leather seats and front and rear parking sensors. This model has done 47,500 miles and is up for £16,987.

Honda CR-V

Honda has a great reputation for reliability, so there should be no worries when purchasing this 2007 CR-V. It's got a generous specification including alloy wheels, climate control and parking sensors, and has done 49,000 miles. It can be yours for just £9209.

Land Rover Freelander

The Freelander should definitely be on your list if you need genuine off-road ability from your SUV. This 2.2 TD4 GS model from 2007 has done 64,000 miles and comes fully-loaded with auto headlights and wipers, parking sensors and air-conditioning. This premium SUV costs £11,490.

Volvo XC60 

Three-year-old Volvo XC60s are now starting to appear on the used market. The XC60 is comfortable, spacious and offers a premium interior. This '10/60 D3 ES model has 35,000 miles on the clock and can be picked up for £16,489.

Volvo XC90

Volvo's first SUV, the XC90, is still battling on. This 2008 D5 AWD has seven seats and a generous specification. It's covered just 35,000 miles and is on sale for £14,990. For that you get a spacious and comfortable SUV with the added practicality of seven seats.

Visit our Approved Used Cars finder to uncover hundreds of other choices from Trusted Dealers.