Small new car capable to be used seriously off road in all weathers, what are my options?

I want to buy a Suzuki Jimny 5 door but it is not coming to the UK. There really is a need for a small off road vehicle at a sensible price for farmers and many others. Is there an alternative vehicle now or in the future?

Asked on 26 July 2023 by Jeffrie Strang

Answered by David Ross
If the three-door Jimny is not suitable there are limited options for small 4x4s that would be suitable for serious off-road work.

The most obvious option would be the Dacia Duster 4x4, which is one of the cheapest on the market. It has selectable four-wheel-drive and a hardy interior, and with a good set of off-road tyres it will go a long way off-road.

If you need something with more ground clearance you might have to look at something a little larger, such as the Jeep Renegade or Wrangler.
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