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    What is your budget?
    £2000
    What is going to be the main use of the car?
    Travelling to work/college, motorways, etc
    How many passenger will you usually be carrying?
    3
    How big a boot do you need?
    Not really big. Small as a decent hatchback.
    Specific tasks you will be doing?
    Nothing really, just driving and commuting
    Any brands you would prefer? Any brands you hate?
    Volkswagen: Golf. Definitely.
    What features in the car are important to you?
    Heated seats, central locking,
    What gearbox do you want?
    Manual
    Are aesthetics of the car important?
    No
    Special requirements?
    Nothing major. Like something really cheap to insure, as I'm young. I would prefer a decent Golf model?
    What is the minimum fuel consumption you require?
    40
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    Youll struggle to get a car with all of that (esp a Golf) for £2000.
    Minimum fuel youve stated is rather high for the age range youll be looking in.
    My car is 9 yrs old, in budget and does 38mpg (45 stated by Fiat).
    And Golfs arent cheap to insure for young drivers either!
    Go for something like a Ford Fiesta, that will be your best option!
    You wont get heated seats either im afraid (quite why you want them is beyond me tbh).
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    (Original post by FireFreezer77)
    Youll struggle to get a car with all of that (esp a Golf) for £2000.
    Minimum fuel youve stated is rather high for the age range youll be looking in.
    My car is 9 yrs old, in budget and does 38mpg (45 stated by Fiat).
    And Golfs arent cheap to insure for young drivers either!
    Go for something like a Ford Fiesta, that will be your best option!
    You wont get heated seats either im afraid (quite why you want them is beyond me tbh).
    or even a focus, a diesel one in good nick should deliver over 40mpg.
    theyre not difficult to insure either

    no heated seats either im afraid lol
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    (Original post by BullViagra)
    or even a focus, a diesel one in good nick should deliver over 40mpg.
    theyre not difficult to insure either

    no heated seats either im afraid lol
    You'd struggle to get a decent Focus for £2k though.
    But diesel is a good option for added fuel economy!

    True!
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    I've got heated seats in my car - they're awesome... At first.

    After the novelty wears off, all you get is a sweaty back.

    Have you thought maybe about a Fiat Cinquecento? I think that'd be right up your street. Alternatively, a Reva G-Whiz is a good bet for you too.
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    (Original post by XMaramena)
    I've got heated seats in my car - they're awesome... At first.

    After the novelty wears off, all you get is a sweaty back.

    Have you thought maybe about a Fiat Cinquecento? I think that'd be right up your street. Alternatively, a Reva G-Whiz is a good bet for you too.
    Really? Aren't they good in the winter? Car I'm looking at will have heated and cooled seats which I thought would be very useful!
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    (Original post by The_Stig)
    Really? Aren't they good in the winter? Car I'm looking at will have heated and cooled seats which I thought would be very useful!
    Nope, they're not useful in the winter either. You just end up with cold hands, cold face, cold feet, and a hot sweaty back. Cooled seats on the other hand sounds a bit more useful, although from what I've heard they're not really "cooled", just barely enough to stop them from going hot. Probably more effective for leather seats than fabric.
 
 
 
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