Basic equipment on all models will include a full-height steel bulkhead, ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, a radio/CD player with fingertip controls and remote central locking. With a 2.3m3 cargo box Compact will have a 500kg payload capacity, with its bigger stablemate capable of handling 650kg or 800kg and offering a 3.0m3 load area.

Engine choices in Kangoo Van consist of a 1.5-litre dCi diesel at 70hp, 85hp or 105hp plus a 1.6-litre petrol lump at either 90hp or 105hp. The line-up is the same for Compact apart from the fact that it is not available with either of the 105hp units.

Options on offer include Bluetooth compatibility, rear parking sensors, a speed limiter and a sliding roof flap.

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