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  • Summary

    5 out of 5 5.0

    What does this car say about you?

    I feel the car says you are the sort of person thats sensible about the car he buys.

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

    The amout of friends and family who say how can you afford a Jaguar, they all pass comment what a nice car it is. One neighbour was so impressed he went and bought one, he loves it.

    Would you buy this car again and why?

    Yes I would buy this car again, it is so economical on fuel, road Tax, and Insurance, it has been said on this site before that its one of the best kept secrets on the road, you get a lot of car for your money, real comfort at an affordable price.

    What are you likely to buy next?

    I will probably look to buy another Jaguar , a newer version, this car is going to take some beating.

  • Buying experience

    5 out of 5 5.0

    Type of dealer you bought from?


    Did you buy this car new?


    What price did you pay?


    When did you buy the car?

    November 2012

    Did you get a good deal and why?

    I had to haggle a bit to get a a better deal, and also I got four new tires fitted and a free service to complete the deal. When I picked up the car the dealer had fitted four new floor mats, a full tank of fuel, and the car had a full valet.

    Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

    Fuel Economy.

    What was the dealer like?

    Very Good.

  • Driving it

    5 out of 5 5.0

    What's it like to drive?

    Very good, a bit wheeze in low gears, but it does have low torque, once in top gear it pulls like a train.

    What's it like to park?

    The view out of the back window is a bit restricted, The power steering is quite light, this makes it easy to steer into parking positions.

  • Living with it

    5 out of 5 5.0

    Have you had any problems with the car?

    Nothing has gone wrong at the moment.

    What's most practical about your car?

    I t has to be the Fuel economy.

    Favourite gadget, option or accessory?

    Central locking of all the doors as you drive away from a start.