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Porsche 944 - The cheapest car on the road!

Advantages: Great handling and reasonable running costs
Disadvantages: Can attract unwanted attention

The extravagant claim in the title is based on the fact that these cars no longer depreciate noticeably, and can be driven on classic insurance. They are also very long lived and generally reliable, and don't do too badly on fuel. Essentially you can run ...

peteshone 10.05.2005 · Read full review
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marvellous car

Advantages: handling and performance cheap parts
Disadvantages: rear seats are small fuel consumption

The 944 is a great machine! The earliest model, the 2.5L LUX, is fantastic value for money, gives you 0-60 somewhere between 7.4 and 8.4 secs, depending on who you speak to. The handling is superb due to the near 50/50 weight distribution given by the mid ...

steed 18.09.2002 · Read full review
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Not bad for an old girl

Advantages: STILL Drop dead gorgeous after 20 years, fun to drive, cheapish to run
Disadvantages: Parts & servicing CAN be a tad expensive

...The words budget and Porsche, are rarely found in the same sentence, particularly when discussing 911s. Yet in the case of one Porsche it is actually true. Because for the price of a tatty example of perhaps the most undesirable of 911s, such as the 150bh ...

Slideways 07.11.2005 · Read full review
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Living with one

Advantages: Prestige badge, reliability, performance,
Disadvantages: insurance costs, fuel consumption, tyre replacement costs

...Having always aspired to owning a Porsche I read and sought many an opinion before purchasing one I can, hand on heart say its one of the best descisions i've made. The S2 is the last in the model range benefitting from a 3 litre engine developing 211 bhp ...

RichyPGAPro 23.09.2000 · Read full review

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Porsche 944 Review

Advantages: Fun to drive-decent gas mileage
Disadvantages: expensive to maintain

I have had two 944s over the past few years. This little review is to forewarn any prospective 944 buyers as to what they might be getting into. I loved these cars. They are fun to drive and somewhat entertaining to work on. If you don't know anything ...

thill944 26.08.2009 · Read full review
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