The Clarkson Review: 2015 Vauxhall Zafira Tourer 1.6 CDTi Tech Line


Even by my own slightly weird view of what’s normal, last Sunday was a bit odd. I was on a boat — a big one — and we’d anchored off the south of France...
Vauxhall is recalling 234,938 Vauxhall Zafiras for a second time after it admitted that repair work already carried out was not robust enough to prevent the cars from catching fire.

Vauxhall Zafira blazes: second recall issued after...


VAUXHALL is recalling 234,938 Zafiras for a second time after a number of fires. The company said its dealers would carry out improvements to the...
Buying Guide: the best high performance 'Q-cars' for keeping a low profile

Buying Guide: the best high performance 'Q-cars'


Once upon a time, it was considered vulgar to advertise a car's performance potential. Scoops, skirts and spoilers were a rarity

Exclusive: My Vauxhall Zafira was recalled. . . but...


When Lisa Adams parked her Vauxhall Zafira at the side of the road and walked the short distance to her son’s school to collect him...
Double whammy: Vauxhall Zafira car fires scorch owners again with hike in premium

Double whammy: Vauxhall Zafira car fires scorch owners...


Owners of the Vauxhall Zafira B, a version of the car with a reputation for bursting into flames without warning, have another worry on their plate...
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Buying Guide: Six brilliant used cars for just £1,000


In the world of motoring you don’t get much for a grand. A full service on a premium saloon, a new set of tyres for a performance 4x4, a week’s...
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Letters of the week, November 29


This week: roundabouts, Northolt and Vauxhall Zafiras
Vauxhall Zafira fires: is DVSA car safety regulator fit for purpose?

Vauxhall Zafira fires: is DVSA car safety regulator...


A Facebook campaign has forced Vauxhall to face up to problems with its fire-prone Zafira after the regulator responsible for recalls did nothing.
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Vauxhall launches recall of fire-risk Zafiras


Following a spate of devastating fires involving Zafiras and stretching back over several years, Vauxhall is writing to 220,000 owners of models that...
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Vauxhall Zafira fire fears: DVSA safety body says investigation...


It is every driver’s worst fear: a faint whiff of smoke enters the cabin of the car, and within a matter of seconds, there’s a fire raging away...
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Putting the boot in: complete guide to the family cars...


Space – for some car buyers it’s the final frontier. Whether you’re an antiques trader, a parent on the school run or a real-life Action Man...
Vauxhall Zafira (2005-2014)

Vauxhall Zafira Mk 2 review (2005-2014)


Vauxhalls seven-seat people carrier, family hauler and hire-fleet workhorse