This car has been superseded by a newer model, click here to go to the latest Vauxhall Vectra Saloon (05-08) review.

3.5 out of 5 3.5
Parkers overall rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
Vauxhall Vectra Saloon (02-05) - rated 3.5 out of 5
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At a glance

New price £14,750 - £26,245
Used price £160 - £940
Fuel economy
Not tested to latest standards
View pre-2017 economy specs
Road tax cost £195 - £330
Insurance group 15 - 29 How much is it to insure?

PROS

Comfort, safety

CONS

Not as stylish as some competitors, depreciation

Vauxhall Vectra Saloon rivals

Written by Parkers on

The Vectra saloon isn't as popular as the hatchback or estate, but does have a huge boot for buyers looking for the more traditional look. It's also very well equipped and even provides the driver with a measure of satisfaction. But this all-purpose Eurohatch still lacks the character to cut it with the prestige brands and looks set to challenge Primera, Laguna and C5 rather than Passat or Mondeo.

Residual values are likely to be weak once fleets start disposing, so Vectra will be a sensible used car choice.

Vauxhall Vectra Saloon rivals

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