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Like Banging Your Head - Great When It Stops

Advantages: Stands Out In A Crowd (Literally). Cheap to buy 2nd hand, cheapish to insure
Disadvantages: BAD ride. Bad handling. Poor fuel comsumption for engine size.

Our Suzuki SJ410 Jeep* was the probably best car we’ve ever had and the worst at the same time. (*I use the word “Jeep” advisedly, in the same way that we all know Dysons aren’t Hoovers, but they still get called that!) Now come ...

BNibbles 18.06.2001 · Read full review
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Hairdresser car with attitude

Advantages: Great off-road plaything
Disadvantages: Horrific on-road performance

The Samurai, or the SJ413 as it was previously known is the original hairdresser 4x4. It's 1.3 litre engine is woefully tiny for even a light 4x4, giving 0-60 times of somewhere in the region of five minutes. Top speed is around 80mph, although in a sof ...

Pritch 20.08.2003 · Read full review
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Suzuki Samurai

Advantages: Cheap to buy and insure, Fun drive, very reliable and will stand out in the crowd
Disadvantages: Fuel economy, can be slow ond sluggish on starting up after a cold night.

...In my own experience with my Suzuki Samurai, I am overall pleased with its capabilities, although it can be frustrating at other times. I take it off-road, be it green laning, on bits of waste land, or at specially organised events. Here I will be giving ...

LowDownDirty 16.04.2003 · Read full review
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Suzuki SJ-410

Advantages: Great Off road
Disadvantages: Bad on road

My experiances with my 410 monster Fantastic off road a bit wobbly on the road but so much fun to drive! I use mine every day and go off roading at least once a week through some hard to reach areas. I also drive a 110 landrover defender and i can tell ...

bradyluk 19.12.2008 · Read full review
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Give me a 13mm spanner and i'll take on the world

Advantages: Cheap solid fun.
Disadvantages: rust. handling, speed, power.

What a vehicle!!! Like many so called 'classics' this little gem has the same character traits and flaws. Similar to the VW beetle, this car (if you can call it that) is cheap to run, insure, and tax. Mainly due to the pathetic 1 litre engine (some have t ...

jimbob23 23.09.2004 · Read full review
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