The Mokka is the new compact SUV from Vauxhall, set rival the Skoda Yeti and Nissan QASHQAI with prices starting from £15,995.
There is a choice of three engines, two petrol and one diesel all with stop/start technology when manual transmission is selected. There will be a six-speed automatic gearbox mated to the 1.4 litre petrol engine later on whilst the diesel can be opted with a six-speed automatic from launch.
The entry-level petrol is a 1.6 litre unit which develops 115 PS and produces 155 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm. According to Vauxhall the official fuel figure is 43.5 mpg on the combined cycle with 153 g/km of CO2 emissions. The 1.6 litre engine is coupled to a two-wheel drive 5-speed transmission. The top speed is 106 mph and acceleration from 0-60 mph is recorded at 11.9 seconds.
There is also a 1.4 litre turbo-charged petrol engine which develops 140 PS and 200 NM of torque between 1,850 and 4,900 rpm. The official fuel consumption figure is 44.1 mpg and CO2 emissions are 149 g/km. It is mated to four wheel drive 6-speed manual transmission, Vauxhall claim a top speed of 118 mph and 0-60 mph in 9.4 seconds.
The diesel engine is a 1.7 lire CDTi turbo-charged unit producing 130 PS with 300 Nm of torque between 2,000 and 2,500 rpm. And is available with a six-speed manual ‘box with either front-wheel drive or AWD, or as a six-speed automatic with front-wheel drive. As a front-wheel drive with a manual gearbox the diesel unit it achieves 62.8mpg with 120g/km CO2 emissions. With a six-speed manual gear box and front-wheel drive the Vauxhall Mokka achieves a top speed of 116mph and does 60mph in 10.5 seconds.
The Vauxhall Mokka is available in four trims: ‘S’, ‘Exclusiv’, ‘Tech Line’ and the top of the range ‘SE’.The key features for the Mokka ‘S’ – (Priced from £16,995)
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