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Skoda Fabia vRS 1.9 TDI PD (130bhp) 5d (2006/06)

Skoda Fabia vRS 1.9 TDI PD (130bhp) 5d (2006/06) - Owner Review

It's big enough to be a family car (with a decent boot size) but small enough to zoom around town in!
5

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Review submitted by
Laura Norton on

Skoda Fabia vRS (03-07)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
That I love fast cars.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They love it (though they notice how bumpy the ride is more than me as I'm used to it).

Would you buy this car again and why?
Absolutely

What are you likely to buy next?
A seat Ibiza fr. I would love another vrs but I the new ones aren't as good. Faster but thirsty and petrol.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£7,000

When did you buy the car?
February 2013

Did you get a good deal and why?
I paid an average price for one from a dealer.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Because I've wanted one for ages!!!

What was the dealer like?
A lovely older gentleman who was very trusting, merely took my phone number before letting me test drive the car! Very helpful in sorting the finance deal on it,.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Well mine has 18 Inch alloys and is very bumpy. You would know if you drove over a cigarette paper! However it hugs the road beautifully, has a great turning circle and accelerates wonderfully.

What's it like to park?
A doddle.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Nothing at all. Flew through it's MOT.

What's most practical about your car?
It's big enough to be a family car (with a decent boot size) but small enough to zoom around town in!

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Well it doesn't really have any but I love the ECU, tells you average speed, MPG etc, dead handy. Also heated wing mirrors - awesome!

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