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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 21.06.2003 · 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 19.10.2001 · Read full review
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Sexy, Safe & Sensible

Advantages: sexy, safe & sensible
Disadvantages: none

The Volvo V40 is a superb blend of sexy, safe and sensible. Lets face it - we all want the sexy car - the sporty things with two seats and plenty of umph, we also like the safe, believing that we CAN travel at 100mph in complete safety (?) - and as hard a ...

weebgenerations 10.09.2000 · Read full review
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Changing the appearance of the Volvo driver

Advantages: looks, build quality, dealership service
Disadvantages: insurance

Having exchanged this car from a GTI and driving away in an estate the general opinion was, what have I done. This opinion did not last, the comfort factor, the build quality and the cars good looks changed my mind, that an estate wasnt just for the ...

TLCK9 04.03.2001 · Read full review
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