Very solid, trusty, reliable car -
first car I'd ever owend (at age 30!).
I had a bare bones "E" model (little
engine, manual windows, not even a
passenger side mirror!) but it never
gave us any real trouble. Bought with
about 25k on it and drove it for over
Excellent care for puttering about
town, driving to the train station,
running errands, even going a on a
road trip - but only if you were a
hard up college age kid :-)
Good fuel economy, high 20s MPG, but
that comes at a price -- engine is a
little skimpy and merging onto the
expressway full of SUVs can take a few
minutes off your life.
Only maintenance issues were routine.
Lack of extras! Really - it made
parking on street in urban area very
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