Drive Time: pros and cons of SUVs, colour trends


An SUV is a much-debated vehicle for city dwellers, between its fuel requirements and roomy interiors.

Eric Thompson joins Lisa Owen on The Long Lunch to discuss the pros and cons owning an SUV and car colour trends in New Zealand.

Most of our roads today are such an abysmal mess.

Mr Thompson explains that an SUV can make the ride softer, among many other features. “I suppose [SUVs are] like the Swiss Army Knife of cars,” he says of the vehicle’s multi-purpose features.  

Listen to the full interview with Eric Thompson above.

Lisa Owen filling in on Afternoon Talk for Wendyl Nissen, 12pm - 3pm on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the rova app on Android and iPhone.