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Theres life in the old Dog yet

Advantages: Cheap to buy and run. Nice to drive.
Disadvantages: Image of slippers and carpet sticks however unjust it is

...wife’s Vauxhall Corsa was in for repair, the AA and Vauxhall between them hired us a Rover 25 for six days. When I turned up at the Europcar desk in Stafford I was down to hire a sexy black 1800 Seat Leon, which had my taste buds going wit ...

bazza1603 17.10.2002 · Read full review
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Its not over for Rover

Advantages: A good all round car with a smart look
Disadvantages: Bit cramped for a tall person

Rover cars have had a tough time recently, well the last 30 years if I am to be honest. The lowest point in the companies history must have been when it was sold to BMW, but for the consumer I believe it was a Godsend. For BMW invested heavily in the comp ...

K-stand 15.03.2001 · Read full review
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Red Rover, Red Rover!

Advantages: high BHP for a small engine!
Disadvantages: Has devalued enormously!

My husband and I bought this car in October 2004, paying £6000 (according to the dealer, this was £1000 knocked off the asking price!) It is a 2003 03 reg, we bought in nightfire red, which still to this day I find a nice colour. It has five doors, a ...

sportyminx 22.02.2007 · Read full review
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Looks Nice but......

Advantages: Good Handling, Economical and Stylish Looks.
Disadvantages: Basic Interior and depreciates rapidly.

...Ford Focus and the courtesy car that I was given was a Rover 25 1·4 ie so I thought why not give the car the once over and then write an opinion for the Ciao readers. The Rover 25 1·4 ie 16V looks nice but looks can be decei ...

Woolyback 06.02.2003 · Read full review
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A nippy little number!

Advantages: Cheap to run, good handling.
Disadvantages: Starting to look dated now.

I upgraded to a Rover 25 1.4i from my Rover 100, which had frankly seen better days. My immediate opinion of this car was "wow, this thing can move"! Okay, so I'm probably a little biased given I was driving what was basically a 1.1 Metro, but it really ...

KJayT 11.08.2004 · Read full review
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