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360 GLT

Advantages: Solid, Tough, over engineered, great in snow, good seats, neutral handling
Disadvantages: dumpy looks, rust, poor build quality

...review of 360 Volvo but in particular the 360 GLT. In the late '80s and early '90s GLT was described by Autocar as "a punchy hot hatch" (!!). We had three of the 360 models one being a face lifted model and the other two the later 2nd facelift m ...

b3rtie 16.11.2006 · Read full review
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Not bad for an older car

Advantages: Upmarket interior (compared to an Escort, etc).... not quite a brick
Disadvantages: Eats batteries, people seem to like making fun of Volvo's, forward tilting bonnet

The Volvo 360 joined our Family in Summer 1992 when my Grandad bought it second-hand from Geo. Harrison's of Whitby for about £2,500 and was his last ever car.... against my advice, from reading articles by the likes of Jeremy Clarkson in the now defunct ...

duck1979 05.02.2005 · Read full review
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A Volvo is for Life, not just for Christmas

Advantages: Wonderful safety features!
Disadvantages: A little more expensive than some other cars!

A Volvo is for life well in Shane’s case until he rights it off! Well, that not all together fair, okay so he hit the back of a Mercedes Lorry, then a Mondeo car rolled over the bonnet whilst he was on a single track road and then finally someone in a ...

wulise 05.02.2002 · Read full review
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Volvo V40 1.8 Bi-fuel

Advantages: Smooth ride,quiet & sticks to the road
Disadvantages: Extremely expensive servicing

This was my first Volvo, my first LPG car and my first estate car. I had it from new for 1 year (only got rid of it 2 weeks ago due to opting out of company car scheme) The car was an SE spec so all the toys, electric everything and all leather,climate ...

geoffers 20.06.2003 · Read full review
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V40 - solid, reliable and adequate power

Advantages: Good power, nice shape, feature rich
Disadvantages: None

Having driven one of these for the last 2 years through my company, I can say that it is a very capable and comfortable cruiser. I churned out over 50000 miles in this car without a single mechanical hitch and it is certainly a pleasant drive over long ...

Mr_Wink 18.10.2001 · Read full review
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