Vauxhall Crossland 1.5 Turbo D [120] Ultimate 5dr Auto Review

Category: Small SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £29,415What Car? Target Price£28,064
Review

The Vauxhall Crossland is a creditable car in some respects, offering good equipment levels, excellent seating flexibility on select trims and a sizeable boot, but rivals cars have, in the main, caught up, run it into the kerb and driven off into the sunset. The worst thing is that you have to pay extra for safety kit that should be standard. It's also mediocre to drive and the rear seats are cramped. If you can get a fantastic deal that makes it much cheaper than anything else, we'd understand you going for it. Otherwise, stick to the Ford Puma, the Skoda Kamiq or the Volkswagen T-Roc – to name but a few of the better alternatives.

Top-tier Ultimate Edition has Alcantara trim, keyless entry and start, automatic high-beam assistance and blind-spot monitoring.

We hadn't driven this engine at the time of writing. It has 118bhp, hits 0-62mph in 11.1sec and will officially average over 55mpg. It's also RDE2 complaint if you're a company car driver.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH11.1 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxSEMI-AUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

57.7

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

410

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

130

g/km

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