1982 Austin AllegroReview
My First Car And One That Dad Gave Me, I Wish He Hadn't! — Probably the worst car ever built. Horrible inside, horrible outside, terrible engine, shocking handling, appauling fuel enonomy and a thist for oil 10 times worse than an RX8. Who ever designed this hunk of junk should be shot. The fact my father gave me this car should be classed as child abuse.
Pros: It has 4 wheels, but absolutely nothing else going for it.
Cons: Everything you can think of, truely appauling.
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