PRACTICALITY NEVER LOOKED BETTER.A refreshing combination of expressive good looks and real-life innovations, the Meriva’s stylish, self-confident design brings a great sense of flair to the small MPV segment.
Elegant and practical, the class-leading Meriva is designed with your busy life in mind. We designed the 'wave', the distinctive side window line, to let rear passengers – especially the little ones – see more of the world around them. The wide stance and nice big windows make driving a pleasure.
Maximum flexibility never look this good. The Meriva's sculptural curves and rounded edges are a unique interpretation of the award-winning new Opel design language first seen in the Insignia and Astra.
WELCOME TO YOUR ROOM WITH A VIEW.Get in the Meriva and the first thing you’ll notice from your high seating position is the feeling of roominess and comfort . You can feel the attention to quality and materials.
Up front, Meriva's warm and inviting interior starts with the wrap-around instrument panel which has been moved forward for more room and better visibility. The infotainment screen is positioned up high for perfect viewing, whilst the ergonomic centre console adds to the feeling of space.
Rear seat passengers also benefit from the innovative FlexDoors® allowing easy access to the roomy interior. Other practical innovations include flexible rear seats and convenient storage spaces.
PANORAMIC GLASS ROOF
PANORAMIC PLEASURE.Let the sun in! The panoramic glass roof extends over both seat rows to enhance the feeling of roominess. And if there’s too much sun, it has an electric blind to keep you cool.
SUPER STYLISH DETAILS.Special attention has been paid to every detail in the cabin. Instruments, air-vents, the gear shifter, switches and alloy rails give a premium feel.
And to match the layout and quality of the interior materials and controls, Meriva has a selection of smart exterior colours to meet every taste.
And for a super stylish look, Meriva is available with eye-catching 17- and 18-inch alloy wheels.
FlexRail® - SLIDE TO ORGANISE.Life can be messy, but with FlexRail® at least your car will be nice and tidy. This highly flexible sliding storage system gives you plenty of room to keep your things organised.
The innovative FlexRail® system turns the space between the front seats into a flexible sliding storage system. A storage box/armrest and oddments tray/cupholder can repositioned anywhere on the two aluminium rails – or even removed entirely.
The in-built flexibility allows you store larger items too, such as a laptop or handbag. FlexRail® – ensuring Tailor-made stowage for each and every journey.
SUPER STORAGE.You spoke. We listened. Customer input helped optimise storage throughout Meriva – offering many practical and convenient storage spaces to fit your busy lifestyle.
Keeping everything in its place has become much easier. You’ll find open and covered storage in the most convenient places together with the unique FlexRail® centre console system.
The load area also offers practicality for everyday life. There's the height adjustable load floor, a shopping bag hook and a nearside pocket for smaller items. Everything in fact, to keep your items safe and sound.
ELECTRONIC CLIMATE CONTROL
SOME LIKE IT HOT, SOME LIKE IT COLD.One less thing to argue about. Electronic Climate Control allows both driver and front passenger to set their own preferred temperatures. Enjoy more harmony.
HEATED STEERING WHEEL
WARM HANDS ON COLD DAYS.You've just scraped ice off your car and your hands are freezing. Just imagine being able to warm your hands up as you drive – on the heated steering wheel! Available as an option.
ELECTRIC PARKING BRAKE
BRAKE AT THE TOUCH OF A BUTTON.Come to a stop? Time to apply the parking brake? Just touch the electric button. Job done. Integrated Hill Start Assist stops you rolling back.
The electric parking brake – unique in this class and standard on Meriva, makes life easier. The integrated Hill Start Assist prevents the car from rolling back on a hill for around two seconds once you have set off.
CLEVER HEADLIGHTS.Opel Meriva’s advanced AFL system takes the stress out of night-time driving. The halogen headlights adjust to the driving conditions.
Enjoy better visibility – because the more you see, the safer you can drive. Meriva’s Adaptive Forward Lighting (AFL) swivels the headlights by up to 15 degrees to match steering inputs, ensuring illumination further into the bend. An extra Static Cornering Light additionally illuminates the area either side of the headlights for better illumination when parking and reversing.
EASY PARKING.It's game over for parking bumps, scrapes and scratches. Park Assist uses ultrasonic sensors to detect obstacles to the front and rear and tells you how far away they are.
Park Assist gives an accoustic warning of how close you are getting to an obstruction.
SURROUNDED BY SAFETY: SAFETEC® .
Innovative driver assistance and safety systems help prevent accidents. Opel’s synchronised safety system SAFETEC® ensures that you and your family are well protected.
Standard and optional safety systems include:
- ABS with brake assist and Cornering Brake Control (CBC)
- Advanced FlexDoors® safety concept
- Extremely rigid passenger safety cell with full side protection
- Front, side and curtain airbags available
- Pedal Release System (PRS)
- Active front headrests
- Double seat belt pretensioning
- Automatic Lighting Control (ALC)
- Rain sensor
5 EURO NCAP STARS
FIVE STAR FAMILY SAFETY.Awarded the highest possible safety rating of 5 Euro NCAP stars, the Opel Meriva features an array of advanced active and passive safety features to protect you and your family.
NCAP is an independent organisation totally dedicated to safer cars. It is recognised worldwide as a leading authority for crash testing and its ratings are respected by the whole motor industry. The Euro NCAP safety 5-star safety rating is the highest accolade it can bestow on any vehicle.
BEST DIESEL IN CLASS
THE QUIETEST AND MOST EFFICIENT DIESEL.Meriva’s 1.6CDTi new generation diesel engines are the quietest and most efficient in the class. The 110PS version consumes only 3.8 litre/100 km and features 99g/km CO2 emissions.
A fantastic combination of comfort and efficiency, this whisper-diesel is the quietest in its class. A highly sophisticated all-aluminum power unit with Common-Rail direct injection all meeting Euro 6 emission requirements.
The 1.6CDTI (136PS) delivers 320Nm of torque – a leader for this size of engine, a fact that contributes significantly to the excellent all-round driving performance and character of the Opel Meriva. All versions of the 1.6CDTI are fitted with Start/Stop as standard.
LEADING PETROL ENGINE TECHNOLOGY.
Clean and efficient. There's a full range of Euro 6 compliant petrol engines from 100PS to 140PS.
Cutting edge petrol engine technology has made a major contribution to fuel saving. The range starts with 1.4i (100PS) unit. The mid-power 1.4 Turbo (120PS) model is available with two alternative transmissions – a five-speed manual or an impressively smooth six-speed automatic. The 1.4 Turbo (140PS) comes as standard with the 6-speed manual transmission to extend the economy still further.
SOFTER AND MORE PRECISE SHIFTING.Very smooth indeed. Opel invested 50 million euro into the optimisation of its five- and six-speed transmissions. And you can feel it in every gear-change in Meriva.
Meriva offers a choice of sophisticated transmissions. The low-friction 5 and 6-speed manual units offer a new level of gear-change comfort in combination with all petrol and diesel engines. A six-speed automatic transmission is available with the 1.4 Turbo (120PS) petrol engine.
A substantial enhancement in the smoothness and precision of gear shifting has been achieved through numerous changes to components, the gear-change mechanisms and their integration into the vehicle.
ECOFLEX: LOW FUEL CONSUMPTION AND EMISSIONS.Meriva ecoFLEX models are equipped with some of the most innovative and cutting-edge emission lowering technology available.
Performance and peace of mind. By optimising engine settings, adjusting gearbox ratios, refining aerodynamics and fitting low rolling resistance tyres, ecoFLEX models protect the environment without compromising driving performance.
START/STOP SYSTEM.Save fuel when you’re stuck in traffic. Opel’s Start/Stop System means zero emissions at traffic lights.
Start/Stop automatically stops the engine when the car comes to a standstill. So easy, you don't even notice you're saving petrol. Pressing the clutch instantly restarts the engine.
EASY IN. EASY OUT. FLEXDOORS® .Your back will thank you. The Meriva’s eye-catching, rear hinged rear doors open much wider than regular doors. That makes getting in and out much easier.
The Meriva's FlexDoors open up to a super-wide 84 degrees – great for getting your kids in and out of the car, or for just easy access to the rear seats. Helpful grab handles and illumination make it all easier and safer.
2 SEATS TO 5 SEATS. IN SECONDS. FLEXSPACE® .Space for 5, or for a whole lot of cargo. You decide. Turn this 5-seater into a 4, 3 or 2-seater - without removing a thing!
Expand your loadspace from 400 to up to 1,500 litres. Folding down the seats is a breeze – smooth one-touch operation lets you easily fold the rear seats completely flat. Without taking off the headrests!
FlexSpace® seating means rear passengers sit higher than front passengers, giving them an unobstructed view out the front. The Meriva also boasts the unique Opel Lounge Seating configuration in the rear. Extra leg and shoulder room is created by folding the centre rear seat and moving the outer rear seats backwards and inwards.
HIGH SEATING POSITION / AGR SPORTS SEATS
RIDE HIGH. SEE MORE.See more of the world in comfort. In Meriva you sit high with a great view – both front and rear. The front seats also feature class-leading adjustment.
People of all shapes and sizes can easily find the most comfortable seating position in Meriva. In addition, optional fully adjustable ergonomic sports front seats allow for almost limitless personalisation.
You can adjust the height, the tilt plus there's electrically adjustable lumbar support and extendable seat cushions. They're so good, they've been endorsed by the AGR – the German ergonomics campaign group.
BIKE CARRIER SYSTEM
NOW YOU SEE IT. NOW YOU DON'T. FLEXFIX® .Simple, convenient, safe. This rear bike carrier folds out to carry 2 bikes – and disappears into the bumper when not in use. There when you need it, out of sight when you don’t.
The ultimate way to transport your cycles is called FlexFix® . It slides out from the rear bumper and can carry two cycles with up to 29-inch wheels and a wheelbase of up to 1203mm. It’s unique to Opel, works in conjunction with the parking distance sensors and reduces back strain when loading. It also frees up space in your house or garage and reduces fuel consumption especially in comparison to roof mounted cycle carrier systems. Simple but brilliant.