Vauzhall's best-selling MPV gets a mid-life update
15 February 2008

Vauxhall has updated its popular Zafira MPV with a mid-life refresh that’ll affect all 08-plate models due for the spring.A new mid-range trim level, Exclusiv, has been introduced with air conditioning, a CD player, electric windows, 16-inch wheels and body-coloured bumpers.The rest of the 2008 range will get new chrome detailing around the front end and revised rear-lamp clusters, plus curtain airbags will now be standard. Vauxhall sold 47,817 Zafiras last year, with over a quarter share of the MPV segment.

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Vauxhall Zafira
Vauxhall's Zafira has been a trend-setter since 1999, but has never been trendy

The Vauxhall Zafira seven-seat MPV is versatile and well made but is now showing its age

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17 February 2008

These things are great for families! Have you seen the legroom in the back!

26 March 2008

Had 9 months of hassle with SMAX 1.8TDCI Zetec 6sp, think the blind institute assembled it terrible build quality/panel fit and even paint peeling on front bumper, Ford dealers couldnt sort so got shut, just ordered Zafira breeze plus as I have had 2 previous shape ones and can tell you much better built, looks aint everything.

26 March 2008

Supprised at your woes with the SMAX. However, you are right, looks are not everything.

It is, though, about time the Zafira got a face lift. Lets hope they don't go to the same plastic surgeon as Mrs. Beckham!!!

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