Body Shapes

Commercial Trade Category
Bodyshape Lightstone Auto Definition
Sedan A four door closed body with a boot; four or five seats.
Coupe A fixed roof closed body with two doors; two or four seats.
Cabriolet An open-top body with two or four doors; two or four seats.
Estate A four door closed body with a rear carrying area and rear loading door with five seats.
Hatch (3-dr or 5-dr) A fixed roof closed body with three or five doors including rear door; four or five seats.
SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle) A raised fixed roof closed body with three or five doors including rear door; five to seven seats; varying degrees of off-road capabilities.
MPV A closed body with four to five doors, typically one or two sliding on side panels; five to seven seats, typically removable.
Crossovers A closed or open-top body with two to five doors; built on a passenger car-based platform incorporating a mixture of features from Sports Utility Vehicles; Estates; Hatchbacks; MPV's; Sedans etc.
Minibus (Passenger) A closed body with four to five doors, typically one or two sliding on side panels; more seats than a multi-purpose vehicle, but fewer seats than a full-size bus. Not used for commercial transport purposes.
Light Commercial Market
Bodyshape Lightstone Auto Definition
Utility A four door closed body with an extended rear section incorporating a carrying area; four to seven seats; 4x4.
Minibus (Light Commercial) A closed body with four to five doors, typically one or two sliding on side panels; more seats than a multi-purpose vehicle, but fewer seats than a full-size bus. Usually used for commercial transport purposes.
Pickup (S-Cab, X-Cab, D-Cab) A body with an enclosed cab and elongated uncovered loadbay.
Single Cab with two doors; two or three seats
Extended Cab with two doors; two or three seats with extra space behind the front seats
Double Cab with four doors; five seats
Panel Van A closed body with a rear door and sliding doors on the side panels; without rear side windows; two seats.