Vauxhall Movano review

Category: Large Van

Section: Costs & verdict

Vauxhall Movano side static
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  • Vauxhall Movano interior
  • Vauxhall Movano load space
  • Vauxhall Movano side static
  • Vauxhall Movano action front
  • Vauxhall Movano rear action photo
  • Vauxhall Movano interior
  • Vauxhall Movano load space
  • Vauxhall Movano side static
What Car?’s Movano (2019) deals

Costs & verdict

Everyday costs, plus how reliable and safe it is

The Vauxhall Movano’s updated 2.3-litre engine has resulted in a significant step forward in the competitiveness of its running costs. MPG has risen across the board by as much as 8mpg, with the best performer, the 148bhp engine, officially returns 32.2mpg under the WLTP testing regime.

While the Movano’s starting price and options are mid-pack, the total cost of ownership is hampered by its 25,000 mile servicing intervals; that's relatively frequent compared with some rivals.

Overview

The Vauxhall Movano is a solid all-rounder in the large van segment. There’s an abundance of body lengths and engines to choose from, plus an options list that lets you tailor your needs specifically to the van.

  • Wide range of bodies and options
  • Excellent interior storage
  • Strong driving experience
  • Disappointing automatic gearbox
  • Biggest vans must be RWD
  • Uninspiring visually