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Skoda Fabia Hatchback 1.6 16V 3 5d (2007/57)

Skoda Fabia Hatchback 1.6 16V 3 5d (2007/57) - Owner Review

Roomy. Easy drive.

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Skoda Fabia Hatchback (07-14)


5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Guy who looks for and gets value for money - and a powerful, fun drive.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Like it.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes. It does what it says on the tin - and then some.

What are you likely to buy next?
Fabia 3 1.6

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
November 2007

Did you get a good deal and why?
Fairly standard deal but car was what I asked for and delivered on time.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Already had experience of Skoda with previous car. Plus very good dealership locally.

What was the dealer like?
Friendly, competent.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Easy to drive. Powerful acceleration through the gears. 0-60 <10 seconds. Rides well. Firm ride around town but acceptable and an improvement on my previous 1.4 Skoda. Effortless motorway cruising although some wind noise from mirrors.

What's it like to park?
The parking sensors make parking easy.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Heated seat switches worked opposite seat. Trivial and fixed quickly.

What's most practical about your car?
Roomy. Easy drive.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Heated seats!! Fabulous on a cold winter's morning.

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