load-lugger

load-lugger

n
(Automotive Engineering) a motor vehicle that is capable of carrying a load rather than, or as well as, passengers
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While the design isn't like that of a traditional load-lugger, it still allows for more luggage space than many 'wagons' or estates, including those from a more premium category.
SUVs are all the range at the moment but Volkswagen has an estate that offers a bit more than the normal load-lugger in the shape of the Passat Alltrack.
A NEW, more rugged, flagship version of Vauxhall's Insignia load-lugger is on the way to satisfy drivers who need a car with the ability to do some light off-road work as well as providing luxurious highway cruising.
That the CLS load-lugger doesn't feel like an estate is its tour de force - a beast of burden that looks like a stallion.
The compact load-lugger, which boasts the same expansive boot as the regular Golf estate, follows on from the Golf R hatchback launched last March.
The great news is it looks fantastic for a load-lugger.
Due to be given its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show next month, the new Octavia load-lugger follows hard on the heels of the recently launched Octavia hatchback and is a giant amongst medium sized rivals in the compact car segment.
Crossovers and SUVs may boast decent carrying space, but if you want a proper load-lugger it has to be an estate.
Its maker insists the model is closer to a five-door fastback than a utilitarian fridge-carrying load-lugger.
It's not the biggest estate car on the block - if you need a load-lugger then you'd probably be better off with a Skoda Superb or a Ford Mondeo.
The latest incarnation of the compact load-lugger, which has attracted more than one million buyers since the original was launched 16 years ago, follows the new design established by the latest Scirocco.
Citroen's Nemo Multispace can easily be converted from a family hatchback with a 360-litre boot to a 2,500-litre load-lugger.