Dacia Duster 1.3 TCe 150 Prestige 5dr Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £17,160What Car? Target Price£17,000
Review

The headline news about the Dacia Duster range is its ultra-low starting price – far lower than any family SUV rival. But we recommend the mid-level Comfort trim, which is priced inline with an MG ZS, but the Duster will still end up costing you less to run over three years. It has some obvious shortcomings, such as its so-so handling and low-rent interior, but if you want cheap, no-frills motoring with more than enough everyday practicality, it's unrivalled.

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Trim: Prestige

There’s no doubting that this is the swankiest Duster in the line-up with climate control, blind spot monitoring, a 360deg camera and keyless entry.

Engine: 1.3 TCe 150

We prefer the TCe 130 to this more expensive 1.3-litre TCe 150, which is only worth it if you really need to have the quickest Duster, or the availability of four-wheel drive.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.4 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

43.5

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

478

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

152

g/km

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