Function matters – but form does, too. Especially when you’ve got a choice.
Full-size minivans, for instance, sold in big numbers . . . until less stodgy-looking (and driving) alternatives – same-size (or almost same-size) crossovers – came on scene. Today, some of the biggest names in the business don’t even sell a traditional full-size minivan. That includes Mazda, which ditched the MPV minivan back in ’06.