The Opel Grandland X is a model with bodywork higher than that of a tourism and proportions similar to those of a Peugeot 3008 , model with which it shares, among other things, the platform. It will be available from fall 2017.
It measures 4.48 m in length and 1.64 m in height. In the images available we can see that the body has a very thick rear pillar; When we can climb in it we will see how much this design compromises the visibility in three quarters back. The trunk has 514 liters of capacity.
Opel does not give information about engines. From the traction system – just to the front wheels – says that it can be improved with the optional Grip Control, a more advanced traction control than the standard, which is offered in conjunction with M S tires (provide a little more Of adhesion on sliding surfaces than specific asphalt). Even with this system, the Grandland X is not the right car if the use that it is going to give is off the asphalt in demanding conditions.
This model can be equipped with the active speed programmer with automatic emergency braking and pedestrian detection, a parking assistant, a set of four cameras that will provide a zenith of the car and its surroundings, automatic tailgate with a movement Footrest, wireless recharging area for telephones, heated seats and steering wheel, led lights and the IntelliLink multimedia system.
The alternatives to the Grandland X are, in addition to the Peugeot 3008, Ford Kuga , Hyundai Tucson , Kia Sportage , Nissan Qashqai , Renault Kadjar , SEAT Ateca or Subaru XV , among other models.