Other Alfa Romeo 159 (2006 - 2011) models:

  • Summary

    4 out of 5 4.0

    What does this car say about you?

    mid life crises

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

    love the look of the outside and inside, its still a head turner,

    Would you buy this car again and why?


    What are you likely to buy next?

    probably the replacement modal as long as this one behaves itself over the next 3 years

  • Buying experience

    4 out of 5 4.0

    Type of dealer you bought from?


    Did you buy this car new?


    What price did you pay?


    When did you buy the car?

    January 2011

    Did you get a good deal and why?

    dealer worked realy hard, loaned me a car for 6 days once they realised I had had 6 mondeos,in the end we struck a reasonable deal.

    Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

    wanted something with a bit of soul instead of the old Mondeo repmobile which I've had 6 of

    What was the dealer like?

    great for buying, not so great at after sales

  • Driving it

    4 out of 5 4.0

    What's it like to drive?

    sharp and responsive, road noise can be a bit intrusive at times.

    What's it like to park?

    no problems, rear parking sensors

  • Living with it

    4 out of 5 4.0

    Have you had any problems with the car?

    had the car nearly 7 months and covered over 9k and not missed a beat, but the paint chips too easy so has had a full bottom respray under warranty,this has sorted the problem.

    What's most practical about your car?

    the larger boot than the saloon version

    Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

    Blue and me,and Ipod connectivity