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Mitsubishi Lancer Saloon 2.0 Sport 4d (2008/08) - Owner Review

Large boot. Engine that copes easily with all driving environments.
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Review submitted by
G.J. Shorrock on

Mitsubishi Lancer Saloon (05-08)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
That I like driving and value for money.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They all like the looks,interior space and are surprised at the price.

Would you buy this car again and why?
It's been superseded but I would consider another Mitsubishi.

What are you likely to buy next?
Any car that offers the same or better combination of driving pleasure and value.

Buying experience

3 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchise

Did you buy this car new?
New

What price did you pay?
£10,495

When did you buy the car?
March 2008

Did you get a good deal and why?
Yes. The car was reduced by £1000, came with three years servicing for £155 and I got the maximim book trade-in price on my Ibiza FR.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Reliability, performance and value for money.

What was the dealer like?
Not very good. They messed up the settlement of my outstanding finance and were generally a bit slipshod.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Quick. Excellent, surefooted handling. Takes motorway bends at speed assuredly. Great in the wet.

What's it like to park?
No problems after removing rear middle headrest.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
No.

What's most practical about your car?
Large boot. Engine that copes easily with all driving environments.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Rear spoiler. Helps to make the car extremely stable at high speed.

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