Leasing a Vauxhall Combo Life
Excellent leisure activity vehicle
Sound choice for families
While it will not be the car of choice for many, there's no doubt the Vauxhall Combo Life is incredibly practical, it's good value and has lots of room to make it suitable for families. If you need a rugged and well-designed car, then the Combo Life is for you.
Engines and performance for the Vauxhall Combo Life
There is a choice of efficient engines, including a turbocharged a 1.5 litre Blueinjection diesel unit offering power outputs of 100 PS or 130 PS. The engine should return around 68 mpg with emissions of 111g/km. The petrol option is a 1.2 litre turbocharged start-stop direct injection unit producing 110 PS. Owners should see fuel economy of 52 mpg with emissions of 125g/km. There is a choice of a six-speed manual gearbox or an eight-speed automatic. All of the engines deliver power and performance - even when the Combo Life is packed with people and luggage.
Equipment and handling
The latest version of the Vauxhall Combo Life was launched in late 2018, aimed at active families and also 'empty nesters'. The versatile and practical leisure vehicle will meet active lifestyles with lots of space and comfort levels. The option of a panoramic glass roof makes the vehicle appear even larger when driving along - and there are lots of storage spaces for books, games and clothes. There are two rear sliding doors on the Combo Life which can be ordered as either a five- or seven-seater and it has lots of safety equipment including a rearview camera offering a bird's eye view, driver drowsiness alert and a head-up display. There's also the firm's IntelliGrip, which is Vauxhall's excellent system to deliver better grip on slippery surfaces. The Combo Life can be ordered in the standard version or the slightly longer Combo XL variant. Along with being a spacious and comfortable family car, the vehicle also doubles as a small transporter. With the rear seats folded flat, the boot can be trebled in size to an impressive 2,126 litres. Other equipment includes automatic cruise control, intelligent speed adaption, lane keep assist and speed sign recognition. Essentially, for those who need the space and the practical and rugged design, then the Vauxhall Combo Life is a great choice, particularly for families who need to carry lots of luggage on a regular basis.