The Opel Meriva, an elegantly-styled family vehicle packed with an array of innovative features. Engineered to optimise flexible interior space it features design and quality attributes that set it apart from competitors. With unique features such as the FlexRail centre console storage system the Meriva allows you to configure the vehicle to suit your needs. A capable all-round family MPV, enhanced by a FlexSpace rear seating system and rear-hinged FlexDoors, it is a champion of ergonomics and flexibility.

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Colour keyed door handles and bumpers
Tinted windows
Daytime running lights
Powered, heated door mirrors
Follow me home lights
Telescopic and tilt adjustable steering wheel
Height adjustable drivers seat
Electrically powered front windows
Electric park brake
FlexRail console with tray/cup holder
Puddle lights at base of B pillar
12 volt outlet in centre stack
12 volt outlet at rear of centre console
Ambient light in centre stack illuminating console
Air conditioning with particulate filter
16 inch alloy wheels with 205/55 R16 tyres
rain-sensing wipers,
automatic headlights,
storage trays under both front seats,
folding trays on the front seat backs,
front arm rests and a rear seat adapter for the sliding centre console
Front fog lamps
Cruise control
On-board computer


The Opel Meriva is fitted with a 1.4 litre turbocharged petrol engine and a six-speed manual transmission. The engine produces maximum power of 103 kW @ 4900 – 6000 r/min with peak torque of 200 Nm in a range of 1850 @ 4900 r/min. Combined CO2 emissions is 156 gm/km.Service intervals are every 15 000km or 12 months – which ever is reached first.

Fuel consumption estimate:
Urban Cycle 8,8 l/100km
Extra-Urban 5,4 l/100km
Combined 6.7 l/100km


Advanced passive and active safety equipment as well as driver assistance systems make the Meriva one of the safest cars in its class.

a rigid passenger cell using high-tensile steels
Front and side airbags for front seats
Full length curtain side airbags
2-way active head restraints for front seats
crumple zones to absorb and diffuse crash energy
Special deformation elements front and rear absorb energy in low-impact crashes
Pedal Release System (PRS), automatically releases the pedals in a major crash situation.
Electronic Stability Program Plus (ESP Plus)
Straight Line Stability Control (SLS), adjusts the brake pressure for optimum straight-line braking stability.
Cornering Brake Control (CBC), which improves stability in bends.
Drag Torque Control (DTC), which prevents loss of grip due to engine brake torque.
5 Star EURO NCAP rated.


Backed by General Motors South Africa the Meriva comes with a 5 Year / 90 000 km Service plan, a 5 Year / 120 000 km warranty and roadside assistance plan as well as an anti-corrosion warranty of 5 Years / Unlimited km.

Recommended retail price:

Model Price (incl. VAT)
MERIVA 1.4T ENJOY R 288,500

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