Mummy wants a BMW X5 for the school run

Mark Nichol

Parents dream about taking their kids to school in a BMW X5 more than any other car - proving that the green agenda isn't really curbing the appetite for massive, speed hump-conquering inner city SUVs.

The Range Rover and Porsche Cayenne also make the list of most desirable school run cars, along with the MINI Countryman and, strangely, the Mercedes-Benz CLK Cabriolet. That classic family car.