Advantages: price,reliability. Disadvantages: not a real off-roader.
...I have a 1995 RAV 4L,3 door, which is a Japanese imported model, which has done 80,000 kilometers, I bought an imported model mainly because of price, saving myself about £1000.
It has e/w, e/m, alloys, side and rear bars, front fogs on a-frame and tinted windows, this suv is in 4 wheel drive mode at all times,which makes fuel consumption a bit lower than 2 wheel drive, but tyre wear is even...
Advantages: Reliable as a lamp-post, great handling, sexy shape, great performer. Disadvantages: Poor turning circle, parts expensive
...Toyota Celica 2.0 GTI 16v 5th generation ST182. British car, not import.
The model I?m describing here is a ?K? reg 1993 5th generation, 2.0 16v GTI, 3SGE engined front wheel drive version of this wonderful car; it has 154 BHP on tap and is in a non turbo form.
The reason for the GT4 coming about with its 200 odd HP output is because there was too much power for just a 2 wheel drive car to...
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Review of Toyota Celica 2.0
Advantages: Size, driving experience, build quality Disadvantages: None really, although it's a bit naff
...under £20k the choice came down to a Nissan, Honda or Toyota. The first two were a bit long in the tooth and on test drives didn't match the RAV4 for driving experience or ergonomics. With 3 year old examples on the forecourt up for £16k we bought a new model, after haggling, for £17.5k.
The positives: You wouldn't know you were driving such a big, heavy car. Every aspect of driving is...