DACIA Sandero 1.5 dCi Ambiance 90hp

  • OTR £10,195
  • Diesel, Supermini
  • 1461cc (1.5 litre), Manual 5-speed, 5 door
CO2
90 g/km
MPG
81 mpg
NGC Rating
31
78

DACIA Sandero review

NGC verdict 08.03.2013

More than half of Dacia Sandero buyers are expected to opt for the Stepway version with its off-roader look and raised ride height. Prices will be from £7,995 to £10,795 when it arrives in UK showrooms in May. Extra fittings such as body-coloured bumpers and mirrors, fog lamps and metallic paint as standard, for not a lot of extra money, makes the car look better value than the standard hatchback if you want/ need that sort of look. It certainly could help the Dacia hold its value better.

The car's warranty can be extended for up to seven years (100,000 miles) for an extra £850. Sandero has not yet been tested in the EuroNCAP crash tests (the 2008 version scored three stars out of five) but all versions have driver and passenger front and side airbags, anti-lock brakes, front seatbelt pre-tensioners, ISOFIX anchorage points for child seats, rear door child locks, electronic stability control, traction control and daytime running lights as standard.

Review by Russell Bray

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Fuel
Economy

Official MPG
81 mpg
3.5 litres/100km
Real MPG
57 mpg
5 litres/100km
Fuel cost
10.6 p/mile
Fuel price
132 p/litre

Vehicle
Emissions

Official CO2
90 g/km
Tailpipe only
Euro Std
6 euro
NOx:30 mg/km
PM:0 mg/km
NGC Ratings
41GHG
AQ15
0 least polluting

Vehicle
Taxation

First Year
£125 18/19
Reg from 01/04/18
Standard
£140 18/19
Reg from 01/04/18
BIK rate
23% 18/19
26% (2019/20)
27% (2020/21)

DACIA Sandero 1.5 dCi Ambiance 90hp key information

  • Practicality
    5 door, 5 seats
  • Engine Size
    1461cc (1.5 litre)
  • Transmission
    Manual 5-speed
  • Engine Power
    90 HP / 91 PS
  • Acceleration 0-60
    11.8 seconds
  • Top Speed
    107 mph / 172 kph
  • NCAP Safety Rating
  • Congestion Charge
    £11.50

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