Used Vauxhall Agila (2000 - 2007) Safety & Reliability

Review by Parkers on
Last Updated: 21 Aug 2014
Although very similar to the Suzuki Wagon R+, the Agila has some key differences that means it's more than just a Suzuki with a Vauxhall Grille. Firstly it comes with 1.
2.5 out of 5



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Although the driver's airbag comes as standard, you have to pay extra for a passenger airbag on some early models and the general safety features of the Agila are a little sparse. Despite the boxy body seeming sturdy enough, there has been no Euro NCAP crash test as yet to fully test the Agila's safety credentials.

4 out of 5


Not a motorway workhorse, but the Polish built Agila, does feel well put together and is reliable enough to not let you down. The original one-year warranty was a little miserly compared with the Suzuki equivalent, although since November 2001 all Agilas have had a three-year warranty.

Car check problem points


Check for parking dents.


Service history will be important as engines work hard.


Agila has very bright interior plastic, so check for stains from kids and animals etc.