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The Top Gear car review:Nissan X-Trail
Final thoughts and pick of the range
All told, the Nissan X-Trail is a decent thing. Here’s a car that can swallow seven people or lots of things, tow something heavy and do a bit of off-roading, but which resembles little more than a swelled Qashqai. Good thing.
It handles as well as it needs to, and comes with a punchy if unrefined diesel engine as an option, but the infotainment will irritate the tech-savvy, it’s agricultural to drive and inside it feels a bit last-gen both material and design-wise.
It’s an appealing enough family car. But so is the Skoda Kodiaq, which is probably the one we’d buy.
Our choice from the range
This is the one we'd pick...