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1997 Vauxhall Calibra Review
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145

Gos Like Mad — went like mad. looked good longlife exhust sounded nice a bitch to work on but when going went whell put £1500 in a year supeing it up. so a lot of fun to drive jamex shocks low to flar blue most boy racers off

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: speed

Cons: rebuilding

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Love-hate Relationship — Wanted one since I was 16, when I got it felt like a king, til it started letting me down every week

Pros: Good performance, great looks

Cons: Poor reliability

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Calibra — this car if you like oldies is the one to go for, difficult to find with resonably low mileage but if you can get one with 100,000 miles on the clock it's defo worth it. My baby was a 2.0 with turbo, sports control, with added extras for pleasure such as a 200w base canon and 6 cd multichanger sony stereo setup.... now she has gone :O(

Pros: fast car

Cons: bloody head gaskets go very easily, once they hit 130,000

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Reviews From Other Years

1996 Vauxhall Calibra Reviews

Decent Car, But Better Engine Models Available. By Jason

2.0 16v ECO TEC. I'm not a fan of this engine at all. If given the choice I would much rather have the 2.5 V6, but for £500 this was a bargain. Apparently it will do 0-60 in about 8 seconds. I doubt... Read More

Great If You Like Speed And Looks But Will Take Up Alot Of Your Time By Richard

a very sweet 310bhp and a 0-60 of under6 secs. Has had a full stage 4 engine biuld / a new sports 4x4 box/ eds stage 3.5 set up/ all new sensors/ upgrade brakes/ large intercooler. She does around 20i... Read More

1995 Vauxhall Calibra Reviews

My Calibra Mods By Keith1526

Here is a list of my modifications: HID Headlight conversion Wide Angle LED Sidelights Xenon upgraded High Beam K&N 57i Induction kit Powermaxxx chip Red leather gear gaiter Pioneer head unit Red LED ... Read More

Calibra 4x4 Turbo By David

faster than a speeding bullit thought i was going to die a few times the four wheel drive ripping your head back on take off but steering me out of trouble alot of times eye catching and fun but vauxh... Read More

1994 Vauxhall Calibra Reviews

Brilliant Almost By Charlotte

special 1994 make colour yellow, means its a special one there are only roughly 20 special ones in UK the parts are rare has a hell of lot of speed has sfi interior is all leather (black) it has bri... Read More

Vauxhall Calibra 1994 16v Black By Gary

Performance - Nothing really exciting from the 16v ecotec engine that is currently in it at the moment. This is to be replaced soon by either a Red Top C20XE or the Turbo C20LET. Build Quality - Seem... Read More

1993 Vauxhall Calibra Reviews

1993 Calibra 16v By Alex

In 2002 I bought my Calibra, it was the exact car my dad had from new between 1993-1996. It was a white 16v red top with black leather interior. 7 years and 7 owners later it had 120,000 miles on the... Read More

Calibra 2.0 16v By Helen

i love how the car handles with it being lowered by 60mm it feels like its on rails. its a good sturdy car with no rattles. The styling outside cant be faulted as shes beautiful plus the interior is n... Read More

1991 Vauxhall Calibra Reviews

Bollox By Slick

alot of sexy metal for little amount of money!!!! most aero dynamic road goin car this century! Fact, simple to maintain with some nice engine choices. A decent set of wheels along with a low suspenti... Read More

Calibra By Paul

the car is great fun to drive and is a great looking stock car. there are plenty of modifications avaliable for it. it needs some body work and some tlc and the drivers door trim vibrates when you tur... Read More

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