Vauxhall Belmont Review from Portugal

1988 Vauxhall Belmont E GL 1.3S

Year of manufacture1988
First year of ownership2007
Most recent year of ownership2007
Engine and transmission 1.3S Manual
Performance marks 6 / 10
Reliability marks 9 / 10
Comfort marks 7 / 10
Dealer Service marks 5 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 9 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.2 / 10
Distance when acquired125000 kilometres
Most recent distance138000 kilometres
Previous carVauxhall Nova

Summary:

Exactly what I needed

Faults:

Power windows failed. Now fixed.

Iron tube from the engine cooling system had a leak. Easily repaired.

General Comments:

Great car.

It's fast for it's engine, reliable and comfortable.

It has nice equipment - power and tinted windows, sunroof and central locking.

It's interior space is quite surprising for the age and size of the car.

It's also very economical.

I recommend it to anyone on a budget.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 8th July, 2007

Average review marks: 7.2 / 10, based on 1 review