My car has 174,000 miles on it and still
runs great. The ride is still better
than most new cars and no suspension or
any other major parts have needed
replacement, it still has the original
clutch. Unfortunately I have no ligit
excuse to get a new car.
The vigor is a wonderfully designed BMW
style car from Honda. See the lists of
cons vs pros in this review for an
objective review. If I wrote a text
review it would be bias since I own the
car and would tend to favor the pros.
I have owned mine for 2 weeks and had the heater blower motor fail, the alarm goes off sometimes when I use the key to unlock it, the stereo display only works sometimes and I have expensive repair quotes for anything that comes up. I find the car attractive to look at and fun to drive. I believe the engine and drivetrain are solid but the electrical issues are awful. This is a money pit that will cost you as much as a newer more reliable car would have from the beginning.
I heard that these cars were very good and so far it has lived up to its reputation. My GS handles like a dream. Is so quiet even with 133000 miles on her that I can hardly hear the enging. Parts are available cheaply. I have replaced a few things but only because I had no record of replacements, such timing belt, water pump, breaks and clutch. But these things do wear out.
Vigors are rare and I like it. They
look stylish and rich. You have
everything in one car. Plus, 5 speed
I have always liked these cars when I
saw them on the road, but I could never
imagine that I would own one. I could
not expect the perfection of the