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Parkers overall rating: 3 out of 5 3.0
Renault Megane Hatchback (96-02) - rated 3 out of 5
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PROS

Value, unrivalled choice of bodies, sensible prices.

CONS

Minor issues regarding reliability.

PROS

Value, unrivalled choice of bodies, sensible prices.

CONS

Minor issues regarding reliability.

Renault Megane Hatchback rivals

France's answer to the dutiful but lacklustre Ford Escort is the stylish and versatile Renault Megane, a versatile range of hatchbacks, coupés, cabriolets and saloons, not to mention the highly acclaimed Megane Scenic compact MPV. The hatchback line-up is hugely complex with more than 60 different trim and model combinations, which can make it difficult to differentiate models.

The large numbers give buyers a wide choice to suit all pockets - from £1500 for an early 1.4 hatchback.

Renault Megane Hatchback rivals

Other Renault Megane (1996 - 2003) models: