Other Vauxhall Vectra (1995 - 2002) models:

  • Summary

    2 out of 5 2.0

    What does this car say about you?

    I thought it said I was sensible, practical and classy! After owning it I think it said I was foolish with my money.

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

    Would you buy this car again and why?

    No. Never again will I buy a Vauxhall! Too many issues!

    What are you likely to buy next?

    A better one!

  • Buying experience

    1 out of 5 1.0

    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?

    March 2005

    Did you get a good deal and why?

    No! I realised straight away that I'd been conned when I saw that the car had previously been written off! I was never told that when I bought it!

    Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

    I loved the look of the vectra and wanted a big engine and all the luxury features.

    What was the dealer like?

  • Driving it

    4 out of 5 4.0

    What's it like to drive?

    Lovely smooth drive, brakes never worked right well, engine was quick and responsive. Gearbox was flimsy, comfort was outstanding, gadgets were amazing!

    What's it like to park?

    Easy to park!

  • Living with it

    1 out of 5 1.0

    Have you had any problems with the car?

    Where do I begin! Had the car a year and spent £2500 trying to fix all its issues. Wiring was always problematic, gearbox went, brakes were never right!

    What's most practical about your car?

    Loads of space for kids and all their stuff.

    Favourite gadget, option or accessory?