WATCH: 5 cars perfect for weekend getaways

It might be bucketing down in SA but the sun is said to stick its head out towards the end of the first weekend in June 2018.

There is nothing more awesome than the open road and enjoying a bit of freedom in and around Mother Nature. We look at five cars perfect for a great weekend getaway.

The top 5 list

Space is an important factor when going away for the weekend with all sorts of luggage and utensils taking up most of the space.

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As you would expect, each of the cars in the list are SUV's or bakkies with not only the space but also navigational technology and all-terrain capabilities.

Check out the list of the 5 perfect weekend getaway cars:

1. Volvo V90 Cross Country


2. Toyota Hilux


3. Land Rover Discovery


4. Volkswagen California


5. Porsche 911 Carrera