Advantages Carries 7 people, Can be a van, versatile
Disadvantages Cost of parts, initial outlay
Tim or that's what my wife called the car was with us for about 4.5 years and it was a shame to see the oldish car go. Before we chose the car we test drove the Renault Espace, Chrysler Grand Voyager, Ford Galaxy and looked at the VW Sharan. The Espace was a little long in the tooth but was the cheapest option but in our opinion had the worst drive. The Chrysler was great loads of mod-cons but at a price it was almost 40% more than it's competitors and significantly larger making it feel more like you were driving a bus. The Galaxy was an interesting car but we had special requirements and the ...
8 of 8 Ciao users found the following review helpful
Advantages spacious, stylish, economical, easy to drive fits 7 people
Disadvantages parts, servicing, insurance
My partner and I recently purchased a Space Wagon 2.4 GDi.and we are so glad that we did! After deciding to get rid of our convertable and get more of a 'family' car so we could transport the kids and be 'responsible' adults. We spent months searching Ebay and used car sites to find the perfect mpv that still looked stylish but also had enough room to fit in 5 kids + all their toys etc! As you maybe aware that is a tall order for a car to meet. But the space wagon did it. We took many mpv's on test drives and as im only small found a lot of them heavy and difficult to drive. Also cars like the ...
8 of 10 Ciao users found the following review helpful
this was the first opinion I wrote and I have now had the car for nearly 9 months so I thought I would update my thoughts on it and add a bit more detail. I am still managing to average approx 30 miles to the gallon even though most of my journeys are a round trips to and from work of about 12 miles. As the hot weather has started to approach I have found the air conditioning very useful and I haven't found it has affected the petrol consumption much, which some people had said it would. The fact that it can carry 7 people has proved to be both a blessing and a pain, it is great when you need ...