Overall reader verdict 4 out of 5 stars

  • What's it like to drive
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Running costs
    3 out of 5 stars
  • Quality, practicality and equipment
    3 out of 5 stars

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102 reader reviews for Renault Clio Hatchback.
  • 2.0 16v Renaultsport 182 3dr

    erik thorius , tyne and wear . Date: 17/10/2004
    • Overall verdict
      4 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      2 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      4 out of 5 stars

    My car

    I have the 2.0 182, I've had the car, four months now and have loved every minute of it!

    The handling is outstanding, you have to drive it to understand. The only downside is that being 22, the insurance isn't cheap.

  • 2.0 16v Renaultsport 182 3dr

    John Rice Date: 16/10/2004
    • Overall verdict
      4 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      3 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      4 out of 5 stars

    My car

    The preformance of the car is suprising, it certainly is a "hot hatch".

    The only downside to the car is a noise from the rear discs when you sit in the car. I've had mine back to the main dealer on more than one occasion because of this noise, they tell me it's common with all cars with all round disc brakes. I would like to know how true this is.

    Other than that, if you have a heavy foot, you better have deep pockets!

  • 1.2 16v Dynamique 3dr

    Catherine Carwood Date: 13/10/2004
    • Overall verdict
      3 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      1 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      4 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      4 out of 5 stars

    My car

    I am having serious problems with my 2002 Clio engine!

    First it had a flat spot and now the engine runs sooooo lumpy it's uncomfortable and I do not like to take passengers as it's embarrassing!

  • 2.0 16v Renaultsport 182 3dr

    Gordon Fraser , West Dunbartonshire . Date: 12/10/2004
    • Overall verdict
      5 out of 5 stars
    • What's it like to drive
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Running costs
      5 out of 5 stars
    • Quality, practicality and equipment
      5 out of 5 stars

    My car

    C'est tres magnifique!!

    This car certainly has va va voom, I have found it very quick and a great handler.

    It costs less to run than my 2.2 Vectra did and is a lot more fun!!

    It has plenty of gadgets to play with inside, with cruise control and digital climate control as standard.

    I would recommend this car to anyone looking for fast affordable car!!!

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