2017 Dacia Sandero — Refreshed 2017 Dacia Sandero is finally on sale in the UK and all three ranges in the lineup, Sandero, Sandero Stepway and Logan MCV, benefit from this facelift.
The company promised that the facelift brings higher quality materials and refreshing style without compromising Dacia Sandero’s title as the most affordable car in the UK.
2017 Dacia Sandero Specifications
New front bumper design styles the exterior, more distinctive grille and brand new headlight clusters along with LED daytime running light. Moving to the rear, you can notice that the rear taillights are revamped as well. Meanwhile, in the cabin, the buyers will be pampered by better quality materials and also more practical and bigger storage space.
2017 Dacia Sandero comes with three different trim levels: 2017 Dacia Sandero Access, Ambiance, and Laureate. While Sandero and Logan MCV can be optioned with all three trim levels, Sandero Stepway is only available with Ambiance and Laureate.
Access trim standard features include 15” steel wheels, hill start assists, emergency brake assist, traction control, and electronic stability control. In addition to those features, the higher level trim Ambiance also comes with air conditioning, AUX and USB ports, DAB radio, Bluetooth connectivity, electric operated front window and remote central locking.
If you don’t mind to pay for additional £50, you can get the optional Height Adjustment Package. This Package will let you adjust the height of the steering wheel, front seatbelt and certainly the driver seat.
Still not enough feature for your liking. Well, it means you should opt for the highest end trim level, Laureate. This trim level will give you extra satellite navigation, 7” touch screen, and also the optional reverse camera and hill-start assist.
There is little change in the engine lineup of the facelifted 2017 Dacia Sandero. The 1.2 L engine no longer joins the lineup. And, it is replaced by new 1.0 L 3-cylinder engine rated at 75 PS (74 HP). The company claims that this new engine will make the fuel economy improved by 10%. Hence making it the most eco-friendly and efficient engine in the lineup.
Furthermore, the 89 bhp turbocharged 3-cylinder model makes a comeback and join the new 1.0 L engine. All the engines will be mated to a manual gearbox. But, Easy-R automated manual transmission is also available to be optioned.
2017 Dacia Sandero, Sandero Stepway Price and Release Date
The price range is pretty much the same with the previous model. While Sandero’s price starts at £5,995, Sandero Stepway and Logan MCV carry £8,795 and £6,995 respectively. All three models are already available in UK dealerships now.
|Sandero version||0-62mph (secs)||CO2(g/km)||VED band||MPG (NEDC combined)||Insurance group||Price (OTR)|
|Access SCe 75||14.2||117||C||54.3||3E||£5,995|
|Ambiance SCe 75||14.2||117||C||54.3||4E||£6,995|
|Ambiance TCe 90||11.1||109||B||57.6||9E||£7,795|
|Ambiance dCi 90||11.8||90||A||80.7||10E||£9,195|
|Lauréate TCe 90||11.1||109||B||57.6||9E||£8,995|
|Lauréate dCi 90||11.8||90||A||80.7||10E||£10,395|
|Comfort Pack– Electric rear windows
– Soft feel steering wheel
|15″ Sagano alloy wheels||–||–||£300.00|
|16″ Taiga alloy wheels||£450.00|
|Height Adjustment Pack– Driver’s seat height adjustment
– Steering wheel height adjustment
– Front seatbelt height adjustment
|Western European Mapping Upgrade||–||–||£90.00|
|Aspira leather upholstery||–||–||£500.00|
|Rear parking camera||–||–||£200.00|
|Emergency spare wheel||£100.00||£100.00||£100.00|
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