2011 Opel Meriva Design Edition review and pictures

Posted on Saturday, 9 April 2011 , 08:04:59 byVeronica

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Opel Meriva Design Edition

The 2011 Opel Meriva Design Edition was inspired from the successful Corsa Color Edition and enjoys a great deal of popularity, making Opel's small monocab the top seller in its segment. As compared to the nearest competitor, Opel Meriva boasts sales that are twice, more exactly of 30%.The Design Edition aims to extend the appeal with tinted headlamps, a high-gloss sunroof, fog lamps, AFL adaptive lighting. The distinctive and sporty look of the Meriva Design Edition is completed by the 18-inch bi-color alloy wheels and the thermally insulated rear windows. While its prices start from 19,570 euros, five exterior colors are available, Magma Red, Casablanca White, Star Silver, Technical grey and the warm Henna. Furthermore, cruise control, electrically adjustable rear-view mirrors, electric power windows front, on-board computer, leather steering wheel, CD radio and air conditioning, are extensive standard equipment for this car model.

Opel Meriva now available as a Design Edition

More seductive looks for Europe's best-selling small monocab

The new Opel Meriva is enjoying great popularity. Just one year after the start of production, 120,000 new Merivas are already on 's roads, making Opel's small monocab the clear top seller in its segment. More than 30% of the small monocabs sold in are currently Merivas - twice as many as its nearest competitor.

Opel's market leader now extends its appeal and is available as a Design Edition. A high-gloss black roof, tinted headlamps with AFL adaptive lighting, fog lamps, deep tinted and thermally insulated rear windows as well as 18-inch bi-color alloy wheels, all combine to give the Meriva Design Edition a distinctive, sporty look. It is available in five exterior colors: Casablanca White, Magma Red, Technical Grey, Star Silver and the brand new, warm Henna - with prices starting from 19,570 euros (MSRP incl. VAT in ).

Extensive standard equipment for this sexy Flexibility Champion includes: air conditioning, CD radio, on-board computer, a leather steering wheel, electric power windows front, electrically adjustable rear-view mirrors, cruise control, and the innovative FlexRail center console storage.

The inspiration for this special Meriva is the successful Corsa Color Edition, which currently accounts for about 25% of all Corsa 3-door sales in Europe.