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post #1 of 62 Old 04-20-2017, 11:01 AM Thread Starter
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Prestige or Premium

Friends need some quick input based on your experience.
I am looking at F-Pace 20d. Option is
1. prestige with comfort and convenience package, protection package. MSRP 54,250
2. Premium with cold climate, navigation and cold climate. MSRP 50,343

Need suggestions and inputs on what am I missing and which one is going to be a good experience to drive.

I can save some money buying a premium if there is not too much of a difference.

Plan to sign it today or today and seek inputs.
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post #2 of 62 Old 04-20-2017, 11:07 AM
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I have the prestige, and I think there was a reason why I went that way. I believe because I could get the vision package on the prestige and not the premium, but since your'e not getting that.. I don't know.

Check out the 2017 Catalogue. You can still find the old one here: http://www.auto-brochures.com/makes/...ace_2017-2.pdf

For me, I couldn't get what I wanted on a premium, so I had to go prestige.
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post #3 of 62 Old 04-20-2017, 11:10 AM
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The Prestige comes with keyless entry if that's important to you. I know there are a number of members here disappointed that the Premium doesn't come with it. Below is the full list of additional standard features on the Prestige.

Taurus Leather seats
Heated front seats and heated steering wheel
Xenon headlamps with LED signature daytime running lights
SD Card Navigation
InControl Apps™
4-way front seats power lumbar
Interior mood lighting
Front and Rear Parking Aids
Keyless Entry
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post #4 of 62 Old 04-20-2017, 11:11 AM
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Prestige.

The premium you described is exactly what I got and I was shocked at what features were missing over the first week or so.

Passive entry
Sh*tty headlights
Vanity lights
Glove box light (not a big deal I know)
Back seat cup holders
Just to name a few.

I also wouldn't get a Deisel unless your main goal is MPGs. The speed of the 35t is just too much fun. But, that's just me. I came from, and still have, a 12 mpg Tundra so 20-23 was still a huge improvement.

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Get the prestige, the premium without the vision package comes with halogens and no DRL. Also the cabin is really dark at night which I hate on mine.
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post #6 of 62 Old 04-20-2017, 12:54 PM
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If you get the Premium, definitely get the Vision package. DLRs, upgraded Xenon headlights, and a couple of other things (no fog lights, which I think is weird, but I'm not bothered by it).
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post #7 of 62 Old 04-20-2017, 01:26 PM
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Go Diesel!

Is a R-Sport available? You should look at that. Comfort and convenience package not worth it. How often do you sit in the back. Front gets A/C seats though. Drop the C & C and go R-Sport for the difference.
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I would definitely avoid the premium. Lack of passive entry alone would seal the deal for me. I can't fathom getting my key fob out every time I had to lock or unlock the door (I went with the S, by the way).

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Prestige. +1

Prestige 2.0 BRG. Latte interior, black hdliner, alum mesh. Roof rails. Adaptive dynamics, heated windshield ,activity key, HUD. Forgot my roof rails


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Go Diesel!

Is a R-Sport available? You should look at that. Comfort and convenience package not worth it. How often do you sit in the back. Front gets A/C seats though. Drop the C & C and go R-Sport for the difference.
That's a first world problem. It's not hard taking keys out of your pocket and clicking a button to unlock the door. It also helps keep you from leaving your keys inside the car when you walk away from it, since you need the keys to get back inside. Not saying it's a bad thing having keyless entry, just that I find it a little silly to base a decision on whether or not to go up to a pricier trim just for that feature, as a make or break thing.
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