Revamp gives Opel’s Grandland SUV the looks to match its price

A striking-looking front, body-coloured cladding and distinctive, large alloy wheels all add up to turn this car into an eye-catcher

The new-look Opel Grandland: the most obvious external change is at the front, where Opel’s ‘Vizor’ design language – styled a little like a helmet visor – replaces the forgettable face of the original

Operating in one of the most crowded and competitive sectors of the car market, the Opel Grandland faces a tough battle for the attention of buyers. Topping the compact SUV segment, and indeed all new car sales for the year to date, is the Hyundai Tucson, with the Toyota C-HR and RAV4 not far behind. There are dozens of other options in the class too, so cars need to stand out to win buyers.

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