Tag: buying guide

Renault ZOE aankoopadvies

Renault ZOE aankoopadvies

Renault showed the Zoe in Geneva in March 2012. It was what you hope from an electric car. It’s a fine 5-door hatchback, without it shouting it’s futuristic and electric. It’s a nice looking hatchback that happens to…

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Volkswagen Golf VI R Buying Advice

Volkswagen Golf VI R Buying Advice

This Golf R had a difficult task: succeeding the R32. The R32 had an amazing 6-cylinder engine sound. It’s not as fast as the sound makes you think it is, but it’s a good sound. That’s important in…

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Volkswagen Polo (2001-2009) buying advice

Volkswagen Polo (2001-2009) buying advice

A fun fact about this generation Polo: this was the first one available as BlueMotion. Not just Polo BlueMotion, but Volkswagen as a whole. This set the tone. It’s more economical, which you know by heart by now….

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Mercedes Benz CLA (2013 – now) buying advice

Mercedes Benz CLA (2013 – now) buying advice

This car was a success for Mercedes-Benz. The first generation A-Class was a bit boring, not a hip car you want to have. The handling was fine, but it didn’t look cool. The A-Class became more fun. The…

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class buying advice (W176)

Mercedes-Benz A-Class buying advice (W176)

This is the third generation A-Class. I just realized this. There were other A-Classes before this one. They were taller cars. The first generation is notorious for the moose test; the evasive maneuver test where you swerve for…

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Audi A3 (2012 – now) buying advice

Audi A3 (2012 – now) buying advice

It’s already been 5 years since we saw the new Audi A3 in Geneva. The car got a facelift last year, but it’s still rather new. Usually we don’t discuss new cars, but we will this time. The…

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Range Rover Evoque buying advice

Range Rover Evoque buying advice

They even used Victoria Beckham to sell the Evoque. The cameraman told me to explain who Victoria Beckham is. She’s the wife of soccer player David Beckham and she’s a former Spice Girl. Who didn’t listen to the…

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How to buy a second-hand car?

How to buy a second-hand car?

How to buy a second-hand car Buying a car can be fun. Fall in love, but stay rational. Make sure to do your research, starting with the budget. Don’t spend all your money on the car. Keep some…

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BMW M135i – Buying advice (F20: 2012-2016)

BMW M135i – Buying advice (F20: 2012-2016)

I was watching our first test. This car made us happy. Its ingredients make it a fun car. I won’t say that the BMW 1 Series is the best-looking car. That’s why this model was facelifted quickly. More…

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Lexus RX (2009-2015) buying advice

Lexus RX (2009-2015) buying advice

The Lexus RX has had 4 generations. This is the 3rd one, produced between 2008 and 2015. It wasn’t until 2009 that it appeared at the dealers, because production started late 2008. This car had only 1 engine…

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