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Vauxhall Astra GTC Coupe 1.4T 16V (140bhp) SRi 3d (2012/12) - Owner Review

Bigger boot than the five door.
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Review submitted by
Dave Dickinson on

Vauxhall Astra GTC Coupe (11-18)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Flat Capper in a young mans car.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Like it but whinge about no rear doors.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, its a joy to drive and reasonable on fuel, ave is 37mpg.

What are you likely to buy next?
The same but the VXR.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchised

Did you buy this car new?
New

What price did you pay?
£19,500

When did you buy the car?
May 2012

Did you get a good deal and why?
Good deal, got 'Partner discount' plus dealer discount and good price for my Mondeo.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Good looks, good mix performance but also practicle plus 5 yrs interest free credit.

What was the dealer like?
Very helpful but he did want to sell it.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Superb, very stable at speed and grippy on corners. No torque steer due to hyperlink front suspension.

What's it like to park?
With sensors great, glad i spect em. without i think it would be hard due to poor rear visibility.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Nothing

What's most practical about your car?
Bigger boot than the five door.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Tyre press monitoring and High Beam Assist.

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