If you’ve got more kids than you have car seats, it’s time to look at upgrading cars.

But if you’re anything like us, you’ll know that a people mover doesn’t exactly scream “cool parents”.

So, what options do you have? Many seven-seat SUVs don’t come with a great deal of room behind the third row and stepping up to a more expensive German seven-seater may crush the budget.

Does a Mazda CX-9 represent a cut-price option to the Audi A7? Paul gets behind the wheel to find out. Watch the full detailed video review above or have a read of our written review of the 2020 Mazda CX-9 GT AWD here.