WARNING! A good looking station wagon!

Few South Africans like station wagons. But is the new Volvo X60 Estate actually good looking? Or, are we just hungover?

Well, here’s something to toy with your hungover Sunday. The new Volvo X60 Estate is actually good looking, which messes with every truth we’ve ever known as car-loving South Africans.

Not long ago, in a podcast too long to care about, we explained why station wagons are just not popular in South Africa and much of that has to do with the fact that they’re ugly – and that South Africans, when it comes to cars – are shallow enough to care about being seen in ugly cars.

Anti-Station Wagonism: The Real Reason