Review: Vauxhall Antara (2007 – 2015)
Vauxhall version of the Chevrolet Captiva. Reasonably good looking. Improved for 2011 model year.
Neither the ride quality nor the handling are particularly good. Five seats only. If you want seven seats you have to go for a Chevrolet Captiva.
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Report of still gearchange from 2nd, 4th and 6th gear on a 2 2cdti 4x4 Vauxhall Antara. Read more
Report that 2012 Vauxhall Antara 2.2TD automatic bought used in August with 40k miles turned out to be a lot of trouble. Within a week had a gearbox issue when for a moment on the motorway whilst in... Read more
Report of code P200A showing on diagnostics reader when applied to a Vauxhall Antara 2.2 diesel. Vauxhall dealer says never come across it before. Dealership proposes ordering a new manifold (£1,100)... Read more
Vauxhall Antara (2007 – 2015): At A Glance
Five-seat GM SUV first shown at September 2005 Frankfurt show as a 4x4 coupe and based on Chevrolet S3X 7-seat concept. Same thing as Chevrolet Captiva 'Theta' 4x4 drivetrain. Built in South Korea. Italian VM diesel engines.
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