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A-180 CDi Avantgarde SE 3dr

Advantages: Looks, size, build quality, driving position, economy,
Disadvantages: Expensive, hard ride, front seats slightly lacking in lumbar support

I bought my A-Class in 2006 after driving Golf +, 1 series, Civic, Leon. I found footspace problems with the 1 series, Leon & Golf (I have size 11 and wear Doc's most of the time to work) The dealer MB of Milton Keynes, was very helpful in finding a car c ...

johnsavill 06.03.2007 · Read full review
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honest Golf competitor

Advantages: good in the cities, good fuel consumtion
Disadvantages: weak engine over 140 km/h, spaciousness

I got my A 170 CDi in November 1999. Since then, i've driven almost 20000 kilometers. The A-Class, especially the Avantgarde model with AMG-wheels, is a good looking alternative to all the VW Golfs out there. In detail: -Motor: The 1,7 liter, 90 hp eng ...

ccordes 09.08.2000 · Read full review
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Converted to Diesel power.

Advantages: Comfort, Economy , Practicality
Disadvantages: Low profile tyres lead to easy kerb damage.

I was actually looking for an A190, but a very nice A170 Classic came up at a local dealer who persuaded me to overcome my prejudice against diesels & try it. I am very pleased that he did! Power is smooth, impressive enough (90bhp on my model) & is accep ...

Ballacraine 06.04.2003 · Read full review
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I love this car.

Advantages: Excellent design and use of space.Great fuel economy. Amazing warranty.
Disadvantages: Reversing vision not wonderful, but you get used to it.

This long version had good leg room front and rear, and the economy of the diesel is great, while having plenty of power. The warranty is truly amazing, you get up to thirty years on inside-out corrosion, and the same for roadside breakdown assistanc ...

Bruceandjimsdad 23.01.2003 · Read full review
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I love the a-class

Advantages: Stylish, eye-catching, unusual, good fuel consumption
Disadvantages: Not enough storage space

We've had our A-class since it was first launched. It's stylish and comfortable, and really is surprisingly spacious. It has been very reliable. We have the auto clutch, whcih is good, but I think I'd have an ordinary automatic next time; - it really is ...

KateHunter 11.08.2000 · Read full review
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