A well sorted family estate that’s comfortable, spacious and affordable, if not quite as practical as the Skoda Octavia Estateread the full model review
Entry-level Design models receive hill start assist, cruise control, a touchscreen infotainment system with Bluetooth connectivity, air-conditioning and auto lights. For not much more however, you can get Tech Line that adds even more kit.,
Engine:1.6 CDTi 16V ecoTEC
This is the entry-level diesel engine and in ecoFLEX guise, also the most efficient. We haven’t tried it in the Astra estate, but it was a good drive in the hatchback, and is a great shout for company car users in particular.