Nissan X-Trail 1.5 E-Power 204 N-Connecta 5dr Xtronic Review

Category: 7-seater

Section: Version review

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RRP £39,805What Car? Target Price£36,152
Fuel type:
hybrid
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors

As large SUVs go, the X-Trail is a spacious, comfortable and quiet cruiser, with the option of seven seats. The e-Power hybrid system brings smooth driving manners, if not miraculous fuel economy figures. The main issue is that for similar money there are plenty of rivals that are better at being a seven-seat SUV, offering even more space and versatility.

N-Connecta is our recommended trim level because it gives you lots of standard equipment while not breaking the bank. Opting for this trim adds a larger touchscreen infotainment system, wireless phone-charging, digital instrument dials, privacy glass and upgraded safety features. We wouldn’t recommend going any higher up the X-Trail ladder than this.

So far we’ve tried the E-Power engine with E-4orce four-wheel drive, but we reckon it’s probably worth sticking with this 201bhp two-wheel drive version, which manages 0-62mph in 8.0sec.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH8 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol/Electric Hybrid
GearboxSEMI-AUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

48.7

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

575

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

132

g/km