Vauxhall Zafira 7 seater car has overall decent cabin space but the third row of seats are really suited to children. There is good leg and shoulder room for passengers in the second row of seats.
There is limited boot space with all 7 seats in place. However the third row of seats can be folded flat into the floor creating a good amount of boot space.
The Zafira doesn’t come with sliding doors which can limit access in tight spaces.
The Vauxhall Zafira is slightly larger than a hatchback with dimensions of 4.46m length and 1.78m width. The addition of parking sensors or reversing camera, where fitted, makes life easier.
There are lots of models for you to choose from (around 25 versions) so you can pick and choose to suit your family requirements. A typical model is the 1.7 CDTi Eco Flex elite 5dr. The bigger your budget the more accessories you can add such as power folding mirrors, alloy wheels, graphic information display and rain sensitive windscreen wipers.
Vauxhall Zafira is economical to run and the Eco Flex model has good green credentials. The miles per gallon range for 1.7 CDTi eco FLEX elite 5dr is from 46.3(town) and 62.8 (out of town) with an average of 55.4. The CO2 emission for this model is 134g/km which places it in a low car tax band.
The 1.7 CDTi Eco Flex elite 5dr has an insurance group of 15 with other models ranging from group 12 – 17.
Some safety features include – ISOFIX, curtain airbag and side impact bars. 5-star Euro NCAP crash test rating.