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You forget you're driving a van

Advantages: economical, roomy
Disadvantages: sluggish going up steep hills

I'm on my second Courier now. My first was a white L-reg 1.8 Diesel which I bought second-hand in 1997 and drove for 3 years. My current Courier is a 1.8 Diesel which I bought brand new in September 2000. Its main improvements over the earlier model are a ...

sharkli 23.05.2002 · Read full review
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Not another Ford fieSTa

Advantages: Comfortable, sporty, high quality, affordable.
Disadvantages: Rear visibility, economy.

When my finances took a turn for the better, the first thing on my shopping list was a new car. I have owned a limited number of small hatchbacks, though they have all had small engines (1.1-1.2 litre). I wanted something with a bit more power and I immed ...

danielclark691 18.07.2012 · Read full review
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STriving for perfection!

Advantages: Sporty Looks, good equipment, fun to drive
Disadvantages: Long lead times, ECU faults.

When I found out from my employer that my new job would require me taking my own vehicle out on the road, doing in excess of 150 miles a week I decided that my 306 petrol guzzling cabriolet would not, by any means, fit the bill. If you read some of my ...

jodytyper 22.08.2005 · Read full review
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A True Drivers Car

Advantages: looks good, performs nicely, handles like a dream, nicely equipped
Disadvantages: few, if any

The fiesta st has two modes - the gear you are in, and the ones below. I've had mine now upto 1500 miles and at first i was a little annoyed. Running the car in it felt a little tight, like it wouldn't open up, i just wasn't sure what it was trying to s ...

terraslate 28.03.2006 · Read full review
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Fiesta STeps up to the mark where the XR left off

Advantages: Fun to drive, robust and reliable
Disadvantages: Expensive to insure, not unique and small issues

... You can take the ST out of Essex ........ As an ex-Essex boy myself, I completely understand the need to drift off into the bygone days of `go faster stripes` and `giant oversized spoilers` so it was no surprise really that when Ford released the ...

Niburu 12.05.2010 · Read full review
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