Used Alfa Romeo 156 Sportwagon 1997 - 2006 review

Category: Estate car

Section: Ownership cost

Alfa Romeo 156 Sportwagon
  • Alfa Romeo 156 Sportwagon
  • Alfa Romeo 156 Sportwagon

Ownership cost

What used Alfa Romeo 156 estate will I get for my budget?

How much does it cost to run a Alfa Romeo 156 estate?

Pick one of the smaller petrol engines or the diesel and bills shouldn't be too big; the 1.6 and 1.8 petrols return a reasonable 43.5mpg, while the 2.4 diesel should average 51mpg.

The 2.0 petrol is not much thirstier than the 1.8, but its sportier nature attracts a higher insurance rating. Meanwhile, the 2.5 V6 and GTA model require deep pockets.