2000 MG FReview
Mgf....ferrari Fun For Ford Money — Like the character, its a cheeky car, makes me smile and feel good, that's what its all about. Performance is not bad, its a light car powered by a 1.8 four cylinder with Vairiable valve timing. Build quality is not fantastic, the carpets lift a little, the dash and trim are a bit plasticky and during heavy rain it leeks in past the door mirrors. I really don't care though. Gas milage is close to 50mpg (imp gallons) on a long run and about 30 if I'm just running to work/shops etc. Mid engine, rear wheel drive gives a great feeling car to drive, swaps ends quickly in the wet. I'd recommend one to anyone.
Pros: Fun Factor, Heritage, cost of ownership, MPG
Cons: Build quality and they are known to blow head gaskets. Brakes need to be better
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