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Diamond review  Tales of the Shopping Trolley

Advantages: Good looking, well spec'd, decent performance, excellent fuel economy
Disadvantages: Not as well built as you'd think, rock hard seats, squellie wheels

Every year our local paper holds a “motor show” on the Park. The idea is that there’s a collection of new cars to look around, some classic motors to tyre kick, a chance to drive a bus or a fire engine together other “fun” things to do. When this starte ...

robert_parnham 16.04.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Volkswagen Golf IV 1.9 TDI

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Bad boy diesel

Advantages: Appearance, fuel economy & equipment
Disadvantages: Suspension & handling

My VW Golf TDI looks a bit different to most, I have modified mine with some lovely 18 inch RS4 Replica alloys (normally seen on Audi TT Quattro and Audi S3) so it does stand out from the crowd and is a bit of a head turner if I must say so myself! I also ...

danni_elle 18.05.2004 · Read full review
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Diamond review  Diesel, Slow and noisy. Not a TDI

Advantages: Economical, Great Build Quality, Nippy, Quiet for a Diesel, Looks, Great Residues
Disadvantages: Rear Legroom, Standard Suspension Setup, Headlight beam

Update 30/01/02 (Start) Had this car for exactly a year now! Some other information! Winter - In the winter (i.e. now) the mileage returned from the diesel is slightly lower than in the summer. Thats because the diesel is cold and the engine needs to ...

rayliu 08.11.2001 · Read full review
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Tribute to a Golf

Advantages: Great car, good fuel economy, well built - and extremely safe
Disadvantages: No real huge disadvantages

I've owned my Golf TDI S for almost 5 years now, and I've been really pleased with it. Unfortunately my insurance company have purchased the car back from me following a 7 vehicle pile up (not my fault!). However, I thought I'd put the experience to goo ...

sally.jenkins 05.06.2007 · Read full review
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Extremely over rated box on wheels!

Advantages: Performance & MPG
Disadvantages: Bloody everything else!

Well this is the story of my time with my Golf. What can I say, I had 2 previous Rovers beforehand and both had been pretty good reliable cars. However I was on the market for something diesel and my friend had recently bought a diesel golf and it seeme ...

kris214 09.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Volkswagen Golf IV 1.9 TDI

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