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Including:
  • 3 Years Insurance
  • 3 Years Servicing
  • 3 Years Tax
  • 3 Years Warranty
£1,399 Advance Payment

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Fuel: Petrol

Body: Estate
Trans: Manual

Carpet mats - front, 2nd and 3rd row, Rain sensor, ABS, Bluetooth telephone and audio connection for compatible devices, Speed sensitive power steering, Service interval indicator, Auto dimming rear view mirror...

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MPG

Combined - 42 mpg EC Extra Urban - 50 mpg EC Urban - 33.

Insurance Group

Insurance groups range from 1 to 50 and dictates the cost of the vehicles insurance. The higher the group, the higher the insurance will be for the vehicle.

Performance (BHP)

BHP rates the engine performance of vehicles and stands for the brake horsepower.

CO2 (g/km)

CO2 is the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by the vehicle in grams per kilometre travelled, the lower the CO2 emissions the cleaner the vehicle is for the environment.

Number Of Seats

The total number of seats in the vehicle.

Road Tax

Road Tax is based upon the CO2 emissions of the vehicle and is split into 13 bands from A to M. The higher the letter the greater the cost of tax paid to drive the vehicle on public roads. In addition to the road tax detailed below, any vehicle that had a manufacturers retail price in excess of £40,000 when first sold, attracts a road tax supplement of an additional £320 per year. This is charged until the vehicle is 6 years old.

Ten Second Review

Families ask a lot of their vehicles but few kinds of car can answer more of those questions than the large MPV. The Sharan is Volkswagen's idea of the ultimate big people carrier, with a variety of seating options and punchy yet economical engines. Sliding side doors enhance access and the seats themselves contort into a wide array of different layouts. This improved model gets extra connectivity. It's a car of its time.

Background

When the original Volkswagen Sharan was launched in 1995, there were far fewer options for car buyers looking to carry seven passengers than there are today. As the Sharan MK1 aged gracefully, the market sector it called home was being nibbled away at by family-sized 4x4s, large estate cars and even smaller compact MPVs with an extra pair of seats positioned in the boot. It's reached the stage where those with a super-sized family have a wealth of choice at their disposal, ranging from van-based utility to all terrain ruggedness and executive luxury. This second generation model aimed to make a strong case for traditional large MPV motoring and it's been usefully enhanced with extra equipment that sees family buyers getting extra navigation technology.

Driving Experience

The engine line-up opens with a 1.4-litre petrol, the idea of which might set alarm bells ringing in light of the Sharan's size and this unit's lack thereof. Fortunately, Volkswagen isn't offering this vast piece of automotive real estate with any old weak-willed 1.4. The powerplant in question is the Twincharger 1.4 TSI which generates 150PS with the aid of turbocharger and supercharger. Most owners though, will want a TDI diesel - and there are a couple of 2.0-litre choices, offering either 150 or 177PS. The 150PS variants come with manual gearboxes as standard but Volkswagen's DSG dual clutch automatic is available as an option and will make a lot of sense for many Sharan buyers, who have to have the auto with the 177PS derivatives. Anyone who tells you that a large-segment MPV is 'rewarding at the wheel' is either lying or being paid by the manufacturer concerned. This one though, is probably as nimble as it needs to be for its practical role in life. Yes, we'd like a bit more feedback from the steering but at least the car doesn't roll and wallow through the bends to the extent that a big van-based large MPV would do - Volkswagen's own Caravelle for example.

Design and Build

The practical looks of this MK2 Sharan are much as they've always been, housing impressive interior versatiliy. The styling is typical Volkswagen, uncomplicated but classy, and there's a conspicuously large glass area bringing plenty of light into the cabin while affording all occupants a good view out. Just because a vehicle has seven seats, it doesn't mean that seven adult-sized occupants can fit comfortably on board but this Sharan has the space that compact MPVs and large SUVs invariably lack. The rear doors slide back to give a wide access point to the second row of seats. Both these doors and the tailgate can be electrically powered for added convenience and access to the third row seating is improved by the Easy Entry function through which the outer seats in the second row tilt and slide forward in a single motion. The entire cabin - which features smart accents and materials - is based around the EasyFold seating system. This allows the three second row seats to slide back and forth individually to alter the legroom available. It also means that all of the rear seats can fold flat to the floor creating extra luggage space. As usual, there isn't a whole lot of luggage capacity with all the seats occupied but with the third-row folded down, a huge 711-litres is available up to the car's belt-line. A detachable mesh partition allows cargo to be stacked to the ceiling for a 1,167-litre capacity and with all the rear seats folded, a maximum of 2,297-litres is available. The cabin looks as solidly constructed as we've come to expect from Volkswagen with the now-smarter dashboard's controls being as clearly marked and simple to operate as you'll find anywhere.

Market and Model

Pricing sits mainly in the £30,000 to £38,000 bracket common to his class of car and trim levels run simply from 'S' to 'SE Nav' and on to 'SEL'. Most buyers will want the 7-seat layout but customers can also opt for a six-seater configuration, offering a 'business' layout with a pair of roomier seats in the second and third rows. The second generation of Volkswagen's modular infotainment platform is used in the Sharan offering a maximum level of connectivity. This was one of the first of the brand's vehicles to be equipped with "App Connect"; thanks to the MirrorLink, Android Auto (Google) and Car Play (Apple) systems that can nw be activated in-car, a wide variety of apps can be fed into this model's much improved infotainment system. Discover Navigation is standard across the range, as is a blind spot monitor with rear traffic alert including lane assist and dynamic road sign display. Safety provision is pretty complete too. Along with the standard Automatic Post-Collision Braking System, which automatically initiates braking after a collision if the driver is no longer able to intervene, numerous optional assistance systems are now available. They include the ambient traffic monitoring system 'Front Assist with integrated City Emergency Braking', the 'Lane Assist' lane-keeping assistant, 'Adaptive Cruise Control' system, the third generation of 'Park Assist' (for assisted parking and exiting from parking spaces) and the 'Blind Spot Monitor', which warns of vehicles in the blind spot when changing lanes.

Cost of Ownership

The petrol (TSI) and diesel (TDI) engines used here have a decent reputation for efficiency. These turbocharged direct-injection units all conform to the Euro-6d emissions standard. All engines may be combined with the agile 6-speed dual clutch gearbox (DSG), which also enables a fuel-saving coasting function (which allows decoupling of the engine from the drivetrain when the driver's foot is taken off the accelerator pedal). Fuel economy is helped by a Stop-Start system and regenerative braking which help reduce the workload of the Sharan's engines. On to the figures. The 1.4-litre TSI petrol unit manages up to 36.2mpg on the WLTP combined cycle and 159g/km of NEDC-rated CO2. Switch to 2.0 TDI motoring and you'll find the entry-level 150PS unit will improve those figures to 44.8mpg and 135g/km. The 177PS 2.0 TDI model manages 40.4mpg and 147g/km. As ever, Sharan buyers can expect the usual sturdy VW residual values.

By Jonathan Crouch

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Key Standard Features*

  • 4 x 20 watt output with 8 speakers
  • Solid - Urano grey
  • Isofix child seat preparation
  • Solid paint
  • Chrome roof rails
  • Sliding rear side doors
  • Stripes cloth upholstery
  • Halogen clear headlights, range adjustable with daytime running lights
  • Stripes cloth - Titan black
  • Stripes cloth - Palladium grey
  • 3 Zone electronic climate control with automatic air recirculation
  • 16" Memphis alloy wheels with super low rolling resistance tyres + anti-theft wheel bolts

Body Glass

  • Intermittent front wipe with adjustable delay
  • Heat insulated tinted glass 65% light absorbing from B pillar back
  • Rain sensor
  • Heated rear window
  • Intermittent rear wash/wipe
  • Front and rear electric windows
  • Low washer fluid warning light
  • Front windscreen wiper with intermittent wipe and 4 position delay
  • Rear tinted glass 65% approx light absorbing from B pillar backwards

Brakes

  • ABS
  • HBA (Hydraulic Brake Assist)
  • ESP with EDL + ASR
  • Electronic parking brake with auto hold
  • Automatic post collision braking system
  • Front ventilated disc brakes and rear disc brakes

Communication

  • Bluetooth telephone and audio connection for compatible devices
  • We Connect Go Dongle

Driver Aids

  • Cruise control
  • Blind spot monitor with rear traffic alert including lane assist
  • Dynamic road sign display
  • Speed sensitive power steering
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Driver alert system
  • Front assist with city emergency braking and speed limiter
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Dynamic traffic sign recognition
  • Lane assist and camera controlled warning system

Driver Information

  • Multifunction computer
  • Discover navigation system with 6.5" colour screen, radio/CD player, European map data with car-net guide and inform
  • Service interval indicator
  • Door/boot open warning light
  • Warning buzzer and light for front seatbelts unfastened
  • Discover navigation system with 8.0" colour screen, radio/CD player,VW media control,TMC+, European map data with car-net guide and inform

Driving Mirrors

  • Body colour door mirrors with integral indicators
  • Auto dimming rear view mirror
  • Electrically adjustable and heated door mirrors
  • Body colour door mirrors with integrated indicators incorporating LED Technology

Embellishment Trims

  • Triangle Titan decorative inserts
  • Triangle titan decorative inserts in dash centre console and front doors

Engine

  • Battery regeneration during braking
  • Stop/start function

Entertainment

  • Bluetooth audio streaming
  • Auxiliary socket for external MP3 player
  • DAB Digital radio
  • SD card slot
  • Multi device interface (MDI) with USB connection
  • SMS Functionality
  • Premium USB cable for Apple or Android smartphone compatibility
  • 2 USB charging points in 2nd row
  • Simultaneous pairing of 2 compatible mobile devices
  • Title and cover art display
  • Music playback - MP3, WMA and AAC files

Exterior Body Features

  • Body colour door handles
  • Body colour bumpers
  • Load sill protection
  • Chrome trimmed side windows
  • Chrome louvres in grille
  • Chrome trimmed front air intake surrounds
  • Gloss black radiator grille

Exterior Lights

  • Coming/leaving home lighting function
  • Dusk sensor + auto driving lights
  • High level 3rd brake light
  • Automatic coming/leaving home lighting function

Interior Features

  • Boot storage compartments
  • Rear coat hooks
  • 4 boot load lashing points
  • Luggage compartment cover, removable
  • 3 spoke multifunction leather steering wheel and gear knob with audio/telephone controls
  • USB charging point
  • Through load system
  • Height/reach adjust steering wheel
  • Luggage hooks
  • Front/rear door stowage bins
  • 12V socket in centre console and luggage area
  • Sun visors
  • Centre dash storage with lid
  • Folding front centre armrest + storage
  • Front seatback folding tables
  • Storage drawers under front seats
  • Storage compartment in roof console
  • Lockable, illuminated, cooled glovebox
  • Storage compartment in rear doors
  • Storage compartment in 2nd row centre console
  • 2nd row outer seats floor storage compartment in footwell
  • Storage compartment in luggage compartment
  • Front cupholders x2 with covers
  • 3 spoke multifunction leather steering wheel with gear knob, radio controls and multifunction computer
  • Retractable/removable luggage compartment cover
  • 2x Rear coat hooks
  • Branded points of interest
  • Load lashing points in luggage compartment chrome plated and folding x 2, rigid x 2

Interior Lights

  • Reading lights
  • Interior light with delay
  • Luggage area lamp
  • LED reading lights

Safety

  • 3 point seatbelts on all seats
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • Driver/Passenger whiplash optimised head restraints
  • Electric child locks
  • Front seat side impact airbags
  • Door open warning reflectors
  • Passenger airbag deactivation system
  • Driver/Front Passenger airbags
  • Drivers knee airbag
  • Height adjustable front 3 point seatbelts + pretensioners
  • Curtain airbags for 1st/2nd/3rd rows
  • Electronic child locks for rear doors and rear electric windows
  • 3 point rear seatbelts
  • Tyre pressure loss indicator

Seats

  • Comfort seats
  • Rear head restraints
  • Driver's seat with lumbar adjustment
  • Electric adjust driver's seat
  • Front passenger seat height + lumbar adjustment
  • 2 individual folding 3rd row seats
  • Easy folding rear seating system
  • Driver/front passenger seat height/lumbar adjust + through load system
  • Front comfort seats
  • Front seat back map pockets
  • Rear seat easy entry
  • 4 way adjustable front head restraints
  • 3 single seats foldable in 2nd row
  • 2 single seats foldable in 3rd row
  • Easy folding seating system 2nd and 3rd row seats
  • 5 Rear head restraint
  • Electric adjustable driver's seat with backrest and lumbar support
  • Front passenger seat height + lumbar support

Security

  • Alarm with interior monitoring
  • Electronic engine immobiliser
  • Speed sensitive auto door locking (can be switched off)
  • Remote central locking with 2 remote folding keys
  • Alarm with interior protection

Vanity Mirrors

  • Illuminated vanity mirrors

Wheels

  • Self sealing tyres

Wheels - Spare

  • Tyre mobility system
  • Tyre mobility kit including compressor and sealing foam

Performance

  • 0 to 60 mph (secs)
  • 0 to 62 mph (secs) 10.7
  • Engine Power - BHP 150
  • Engine Power - KW 110
  • Engine Power - PS
  • Engine Power - RPM 5800
  • Engine Torque - LBS.FT 184
  • Engine Torque - MKG 25.5
  • Engine Torque - NM 250
  • Engine Torque - RPM 1500
  • Top Speed 122

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