You might know the S-Max as the driver's choice in the big MPV segment, if there can realistically even be such a thing. An all-new version brings with it a sportier stance with a longer bonnet complete with 'power dome' – although the new suspension setup suggests something quite different.
Looks and image
It's a shame to these eyes that the S-Max has lost the distinctive high-mounted fog lights of old, but the introduction of the increasingly homogeneous Ford face ruled them out. It's a big thing but clever design hides its proportions well – until you find yourself on a narrow road, at least.
The idea of a genuinely desirable 'driver's large MPV' would be absurd if the proof wasn't right here with sales of 400,000 units under its belt since its launch. But Ford has somehow pulle...