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    (Original post by Xsjajosa)
    It is not dangerous in terms of safety or reliability. I bought the car with the help of a relative who has been a mechanic for 20+ years. However, i will be spending £500 on a runabout for the next few years
    They're reliable but safety wise they trust the driver a bit much, and the only serious accident anyone I've ever known has been in an MX-5 so im a bit biased (friend of a friend is permanently injured)
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    (Original post by GonvilleBromhead)
    They're reliable but safety wise they trust the driver a bit much, and the only serious accident anyone I've ever known has been in an MX-5 so im a bit biased (friend of a friend is permanently injured)
    I've also heard this (more so about the older models without traction control etc) - they are cars to be treated with respect.
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    (Original post by AtheClassicMan)
    I like your taste🙂 and just put yourself as named driver then you can enjoy the 9mpg just like me (18btw) Attachment 700604

    beautiful looking p38!! oslo blue??

    the one i have around me is a Monte carlo blue 4.6 vogue!!

    one day i'll drive it!!

    she gets 18mpg lol on a good day!
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    (Original post by Starwreck)
    beautiful looking p38!! oslo blue??

    the one i have around me is a Monte carlo blue 4.6 vogue!!

    one day i'll drive it!!

    she gets 18mpg lol on a good day!

    No, Java Black and when you finally get to drive one I promise you will not be disappointed. Kick it into Sport and it literally flies.
 
 
 
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