The Renault Kadjar is a great all-rounder that easily takes on the rest of the family SUV class. The Nissan Qashqai still pips it in a few areas, such as ride quality and interior finish, but the Kadjar fights back with cheaper running costs and much better reliability. We recommend sticking with the entry-level petrol, and going for Iconic trim for a good balance of power and tech at a reasonable price.get the best price
Upgrading to S Edition gets you some extra luxuries such as LED headlights, sportier looking upholstery and a panoramic sunroof, but that’s about it.
Engine:1.3 TCE 160
You don’t necessarily need to upgrade to this more powerful 158bhp version of the 1.3-litre engine, although it’s less than £1000 more and won’t have a detrimental effect on the running costs.