First Look Inside The 2017 Opel Meriva Reveals Astra-Inspired Design – Carscoops (blog)

These are the initial images of the interior of Opel’s upcoming Meriva successor, which is checking out relocate far from the MPV design and much more to the crossover segment.

This adjustment in character indicates that the future Meriva will certainly gone not just its cool rear suicide Flexdoors for the sake of a conventional pair however it’ll likewise obtain a brand-new name as well.

Our spies were able to take several of the brand-new model’s cabin as well, revealing the create of the dashboard or a minimum of a section of it. The sizable touchscreen of the IntelliLink infotainment unit takes focus phase along with the instrument cluster hosting a significant display in between the gauges. A piece of plexiglass was placed there to protect against us from having a clear look.

The chassis will certainly be shared along with the likewise upcoming Citroen C3 Picasso, along with both models sharing a lot of of their physique panels bar the front end. Opel’s derivative though will certainly usage its very own powertrains according to previous reports. We still don’t already know if both will certainly discuss the very same interior create or if every brand will certainly choose its very own take.

With traditional MPVs squandering ground over crossover models in the market, it surely makes feeling for Opel wishing to change the Meriva and Zafira models. The partnership in between GM and PSA permitted both brands to discuss the improvement expenses equally.

This will certainly not be the initial MPV that will certainly morph in to some type of crossover as Renault has actually carried out the very same along with its Espace and Scenic models. Opel will certainly most likely show the successor to the Meriva to completion of the year, along with sales beginning in 2017.