What Car? says...
It’s easy to forget that the Nissan Qashqai is the car that started the trend for mainstream family SUVs. In fact – hard as it is to believe now – the Qashqai was seen as something of a gamble when it was first introduced.
Fortunately for Nissan, the combination of an elevated driving position, stylish yet rugged looks and down-to-earth running costs made it a huge hit.
So, how does the Nissan Qashqai compare with the best family SUVs in all the important areas, and which version should you buy? Over the next few pages of this review, we'll rate it for performance, interior quality, running costs and other important factors to help you work out whether it's the right car for your needs.
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More on the Nissan Qashqai
|RRP price range||£25,505 - £40,005|
|Number of trims (see all)||5|
|Number of engines (see all)||2|
|Available fuel types (which is best for you?)||petrol|
|MPG range across all versions||40.2 - 44.9|
|Available doors options||5|
|Warranty||3 years / 60000 miles|
|Company car tax at 20% (min/max)||£1,615 / £2,756|
|Company car tax at 40% (min/max)||£3,229 / £5,513|