Could you suggest a large replacement for my Hyundai i30?

I think the time has come to replace my 2008 diesel Hyundai i30 2.0-litre CRDI. Over the last two years the fuel pump failed, then the turbo and now the air con condenser at approx £250 to replace. I'm not bothered by 'bells and whistles' or badges, I just want a comfortable, large cabin - but I suppose my car style is now 'old fashioned'. I want four doors with reasonable access for two oldies to get in the rear and probably petrol engine as I'm not doing the miles now. I have no idea about engine size - just something that has a bit of poke for motorway driving. I won't be looking at new - probably pre-reg or one year old. Any suggestions to get me started on the search would be greatly appreciated.

Asked on 21 June 2017 by SJN

Answered by Honest John
A Hyundai ix20 is taller, but smaller. Might work for you. A Tucson is bigger and you can get it with a really good 1.6T GDI petrol engine. MPVs are roomier, but they are now a dying breed. Maybe a Peugeot 3008, which is a sort of MPV/SUV with an excellent 1.2 PureTech 130 petrol engine. Goes well, so far reliable and decent mpg.
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