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Old 01-20-2009, 01:57 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Daveedo View Post
I've wanted a VX for quite some time but continue to realize that the price of them seems to high in the NW for what you get. They pretty much are 3500 if they are in decent shape. The gutted ricerized thrashed ones go for less but I don't want to deal with a ruined car.

Anyways, what are the alternative cars to the VX that
1) have 4 seats
2) get better than 40mpg
3) cost less than typical VXs
You can try the 94-up Geo Metro sedan. I got over 40 mpg with the 4-banger and 5-speed. Reliability was horrible though.

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