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Vauxhall Astra review

£18,700 - £29,085
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Published: 29 Aug 2019
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Vauxhall upgrades its mainstream hatch, makes a very competent Focus rival. Definitely worth considering

Good stuff

Impressive new engines, good economy and refinement, smooth diesel, cabin space

Bad stuff

Can you spot the difference? Still not very interesting to look at… or drive

Overview

What is it?

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What's the verdict?

Not as far behind the Ford Focus as you might think. Vauxhall's facelifted hatch is a very competent thing... but an all-new one lurks around the corner.

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