For The engine pulls strongly and is efficient, and you get excellent standard kit.

Against The engine is very unrefined, even at lower speeds.

Dacia Sandero Hatchback

What Car? says

3 out of 5 stars

Appealingly cheap and useful, but opt for a petrol instead if you can live without the diesel economy.

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Electric steering adjust Not Available
Electric Sunroof Not Available
Manual sunroof Not Available
Air conditioning Standard
Cruise control Standard
Electric mirrors Standard
Heated mirrors Standard
Electric windows front Standard
Electric windows rear Standard
Seat height adjustment Standard
Climate Control Not Available
Power Steering Standard
Steering adjustment reach Not Available
Steering adjustment rake Standard
Power Seats Not Available
Heated Seats Not Available
Panoramic sunroof Not Available
Electric Panoramic Sunroof Not Available
Power Folding Mirror Not Available
Engine & Transmission
Auto Not Available
CVT Not Available
Tiptronic Not Available
Particulate filter Standard
Radio/Cassette Not Available
RDS Radio/Cassette Not Available
CD Standard
Multi CD Not Available
MP3/iPod Connection Standard
DVD Player Not Available
MP3 CD Player Standard
RDS CD Not Available
Hard Drive Not Available
Metallic paint £495
Alloy wheels Standard
Front Foglights Standard
Powered sliding doors Not Available
Hands Free Phone Kit Not Available
Satellite navigation £250
Leather Seats £600
Split/fold seats Standard
Bluetooth Standard
7 seat pack Not Available
Passenger airbag Standard
Side airbags Standard
ABS Standard
3 Point centre belt Standard
Driver's airbag Standard
Isofix Standard
Side Impact Bars Standard
Traction control Standard
Curtain Airbag Not Available
Rear Parking Sensor £250
Electronic stability programme Standard
On/Off Passenger Airbag Standard
Driver's knee airbag Not Available
Reversing Camera Not Available
Rain Sensing Wipers Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control Not Available
Lane Departure Warning Not Available
Front Parking Sensor Not Available
Passenger Knee Airbag Not Available
Alarm Not Available
Immobiliser Standard
Deadlocks Not Available
Central locking Standard
Remote locking Standard
Unique fit stereo Not Available
Marked Parts Not Available
Etched Windows Not Available
Locking Wheel nuts Pack Only
Secure spare wheel £95
Satellite tracking Not Available
Laminated Glass Not Available
Options calculator Price
Metallic paint £495
Satellite navigation £250
Leather Seats £600
Rear Parking Sensor £250
Secure spare wheel £95
Total Price: £9,795
Running costs
Town mpg 65.7
Out of town mpg 80.7
Average mpg 74.3
Tank capacity (litres)
CO2 Rating (g/km) 99
Carbon offset cost £14
Green rating A
Insurance group 10
Typical insurance £399.00
% Value retained (3yrs/36000 miles)
Typical contract hire £0.00
Pence per mile 29
Servicing costs - 3 years £754.00
Service intervals
Warranty period + Paint + Perforation + Breakdown
Company car tax
Percentage charge 17
Benefit in kind £1,655.00
Tax payable 20% £331.00
Tax payable 40% £662.00

Performance and measurements

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Body type Hatchback
Number of doors 5
Number of seats 5
Engine (cc/type) /4
Number of Valves 16
Fuel type Diesel
Max power (bhp) 89
Pulling power (lb/ft) 162
Engine position F
Driven wheels Front
Boot space (min ltr) 320
Boot space (max ltr) 1200
Manufacturers figures
0-60 mph (secs) 12.1
Max speed (mph) 107
Euro NCAP Test Scores
Adult protection Unavailable
Child protection Unavailable
Pedestrian protection Unavailable

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