Review: SEAT Altea XL (2007 – 2015)
Longer than standard Altea. Very roomy inside and a huge boot. Decent amount of kit. Excellent crash test rating.
Only five seats. Less versatile than a Renault Scenic. Ride quality not forgiving enough
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SEAT Altea XL (2007 – 2015): At A Glance
Shares same body as SEAT Altea Freetrack 2007 Road Test
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