Nissan Qashqai 1.3 DiG-T MH Premiere Edition 5dr Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £29,725What Car? Target Price£27,353
Review

The latest Nissan Qashqai is a strong contender in the family SUV class, although it doesn't quite beat the all-round package offered by the Skoda Karoq. We reckon the middle of the range is where the best value lies, because the cheaper trims (especially Visia) are stingily equipped and range-topping models are rather pricey.

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This launch trim comes well equipped and adds features such as a panoramic sunroof, wireless phone charging, adaptive LED headlights and a head-up display.

We haven’t tried this engine in the latest Qashqai, but we suspect it’ll become our favourite. That’s because it’s cheaper than the DIG-T 158 and has almost as much low-rev pull, so it's not that much slower – 0-62mph takes a respectable 10.2sec. Officially, it averages around 44mpg.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.2 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

44.2

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

479

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

144

g/km

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