Other Alfa Romeo 147 (2001 - 2009) models:

  • Summary

    5 out of 5 5.0

    What does this car say about you?

    Passionate about driving and owning a beautiful car thats a little bit different to the usual BMW's, Audi's and Golfs out there.

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

    Love it. Some warned me against getting an Alfa based on the negative reliability reviews but i think its winning them round!

    Would you buy this car again and why?

    Yes, without a shadow of a doubt. Puts a grin on my face on a daily basis.

    What are you likely to buy next?

    Another Alfa.

  • Buying experience

    5 out of 5 5.0

    Type of dealer you bought from?

    Didn't buy from a dealer

    Did you buy this car new?


    What price did you pay?


    When did you buy the car?

    October 2014

    Did you get a good deal and why?

    Yes, It had only done 42'000 and had a full service history.

    Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

    Fell in love with its styling and charisma!

    What was the dealer like?

  • Driving it

    5 out of 5 5.0

    What's it like to drive?

    Smooth to drive and quick of the mark. Corners like a deamon! Love the way this car handles.

    What's it like to park?

    Not great, this car has the turning circle of a bus! Visability isnt great out the rear window either but the 147 is small enough to squeeze into small spaces.

  • Living with it

    5 out of 5 5.0

    Have you had any problems with the car?

    No. Only real gripe is that the rear windscreen washer has fallen off inside the boot lid but this is easilly fixed.

    What's most practical about your car?

    Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

    LOVE the cruise control considering I drive a lot of miles.