Alfa Romeo Spider Review from Norway

1974 Alfa Romeo Spider 2000 2.0 L

Year of manufacture1974
First year of ownership1998
Most recent year of ownership2001
Engine and transmission 2.0 L Manual
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 7 / 10
Comfort marks 6 / 10
Dealer Service marks 3 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 5 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
5.6 / 10
Distance when acquired150000 kilometres
Most recent distance160000 kilometres

Summary:

A fun, second hand, hobby car

Faults:

Oil leaks everywhere.

Problems with the instruments (electrical problem).

Rust in the left side of the floor and some minor spots.

Changed bearing front, right side.

Changed front windshield (the garage did a lousy job and it's leaking).

The dashboard has got a crack.

General Comments:

Easy car to fix up yourself.

Looks great.

Not a big problem to get parts for old models.

Look out for rust! (You need a garage to avoid it).

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Don't Know

Review Date: 4th April, 2001

Average review marks: 5.6 / 10, based on 1 review