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Under-appreciated all-rounder

Advantages: Fuel economy, performance, equipment
Disadvantages: Image, dated and cramped cabin

...For the money this car is unbelievable value - £700 buys you a very decent, reliable, economical, well-equipped car. With a Rover badge. This might put a lot of people off, but the 1994cc Rover L-series diesel engine was so highly-regarded that even Honda ...

phobophile 18.12.2005 · Read full review
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Rover 420 SDI 1998

Advantages: Practical, safe, reliable, rapid and comfortable.
Disadvantages: Group 11 insurance, not as rust proof as older Rover 200's, soggy suspension.

I own a 1998 R Rover 420SDI with 104,000 miles. I paid £485 for it in 2007 with tax, mot and full history. It needed a bit of TLC due to it's last owner. (A few dents, etc) It is a very comfortable car and highly economical returning 70mpg / 600miles pe ...

Art007 17.11.2008 · Read full review
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Made in England?

Advantages: Excellent economy
Disadvantages: High depreciation value

Whilst the Rover group are having there crisis times think about the poor beggars who have fallen for there 400 series models! An N reg Rover 420D (turbo) would have set you back about £8500.00 about 2 yrs ago not bad you may think? - Nice diesel economy ...

Brockers 22.08.2000 · Read full review
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420 GSi Fully Loaded - WOW! it's a JAGUAROVER

Advantages: Sporty, all the extras, confort like a Jaguar, excellent driving experience
Disadvantages: Only minor ergonomical issue with the hinges of the boot lid

Rover 420GSi 1997 R registration - Nightfire Red Saloon Petrol. I didn't want a Vauxhall or a Rover based on bad reputation for being typically unreliable, however this car proved Rover can produce a reliable and very comfortable car which is an absolute ...

MichaelEdwards 14.12.2007 · Read full review
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Lemonade to Champagne

Advantages: So comfortable you could eat a Ready Meal
Disadvantages: My experience!

~~ Rover Sells Fruit Rover sold me the biggest Lemon since the word “Citrus” entered the English Dictionary. It was bought in 1997 – “P” registration (P as in pathetic), 5 miles on the clock. It spent several days over the f ...

clanmac4 01.02.2001 · Read full review
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