Best bang for the buck
By lions0216 on
2000 Mazda 626 ES V6 4dr Sedan
This is the first new car my wife or
myself have ever purchased. We got it
b/c, at the time, it had all the
features we wanted at only $20,500. It
is an ES (top trim) V6 with a 5 spd
trans. The car also has ABS, Traction
Control, Sunroof, fog lights, etc...
every option available.
We owned it for 2 yrs and over 50K
miles and have not had a problem except
for a broken cassette player. I
absolutely love this car, especially,
when I think about spending ~$10K less
for something comparible.
This car has it all. Comfortable
seating, leather interior, loaded V6
with manual trans, nice styling inside
and out. It even has a Bose 6 disc in-
dash CD changer. No need to funble in
the glove box or truck to change CDs.
More power. Though the V6 is very
capable with the 5 spd manual trans and
passing is not an issue at all on the
highway, I'm very much a power junky
and would always want more power. 220-
250HP would do me just fine.