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1989 Renault 19Review

Great Car For Almost Everybody — build quality is very good, no rust but sometimes odd sounds but its easy to fix appearance: it looks very classic and the silhouette never gets old, the interior is convenient (very nice seats and lots of space) but dull (its grey all over). cost of ownership in this case 1.7l 95hp uses ca. 5l per 100km spare parts price is average but you rarely need to buy them. Fun factor: I love to drive it

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: very realiable and easy to modify

Cons: interior looks dull with its grey plastics

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1989 Renault 19Review
Philippe writes:

Fun Fun Fun — this car was great to race on highways. did 300 km per day . had great sportseats and suspension, pirelli racing tires. great 16 valve 4 cyl engine with almost 200 bhp. this was pure fun. drove a total of 150000 km with it without any major problem. except for when the suspension came loose from the bodywork.. too hard a suspension for a car design not made for racing.

Pros: performance, sportsseats

Cons: alarm woudl go off at worst hours of day for any reason

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1995 Renault 19 Reviews

A Very Good Car But Only If It's A Manual Transmission By isf112

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1994 Renault 19 Reviews

Cheap And Reliable By Gaverla

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1994 Renault 19 By Felicity

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1993 Renault 19 Reviews

Was An Ideal First Car. By Keir

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1992 Renault 19 Reviews

Unsung Hero Of It's Day By Christopher

This car is one of the unsung hero's during the HOT HATCH era, many people over looked this car but even by today's standards it is pretty quick and handling is spot on. And also still holds a candle ... Read More

1.4 By Carl

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1991 Renault 19 Reviews

The 16v By Darius

Great car especially the 16v version. The gearbox could have been better as it's to week for the engine. Although it has arround 137hp the engine only has 128nm which is't impresive comparing to the 1... Read More

Rev Happy, Spacious And Quick Old Compact By Zvonimir11

Under 3,500rpm it an ordinary car to go to work every day. Very tender and very easy to drive. Over 4,500rpm, it's a car that can do 0-100km/h in just 8.2 seconds and take a hard turn even with a hard... Read More

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