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The Volkswagen Sharan is a spacious seven-seat MPV that’s well equipped and good to drive. It might quite be as strong an all-rounder as the smaller and cheaper Touran, and neither is it as good to drive as the equally enormous Galaxy, but it’s still certainly worthy of consideration if you need a seriously big people carrier.get the best price
The trimSee full equipment
SE Nav is the one to aim for, because it adds 16in alloy wheels, rear privacy glass, LED reading lights, a part-electric driver’s seat, rear parking sensors and adaptive cruise control.
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For the smoothest engine in the range go for the 148bhp 1.4 TSI 150 petrol. No matter how hard it’s worked it’s generally smooth and quiet, but you do have to accept the need to rev it out more. It lacks the diesels’ low-end surge you see, but anyone desperate to avoid a diesel should find it’s adequate.
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