1996 Renault 5Review
My Little Renault 5 — It had so much character. So quirky, was literally fun to drive. A bit unpredictable but never let me down over 2000 miles in a month. Sweet. Sat at 80 nicely on motorway, can push for 105 if you like :) It did about 25-30 miles to the gallon which isn't great.. but not bad either. Its a bit heavy when you have three band mates, two amps and three guitars in it.. but thats understandable I'm sure. I loved my renault 5. No lying.
Cons: It died.
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