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Skoda Su­perb 2009-10

Price New$ 42,990-$56,990 Now Am­bi­tion $25,000-$31,000, El­e­gance $29,000-$40,000 SAFETY 5-star ANCAP ENGINE 1.8-litre 4-cyl petrol, 118kW/250Nm; 2.0-litre 4-cyl turbo diesel, 125kW/350Nm; 3.6-litre V6 petrol, 191kW/ 350Nm

TRANS­MIS­SION 6-speed DSG, 7-speed DSG; FWD(1.8, TD), AWD (V6)

THIRST 8.4L/100km (1.8), 6.9L (TD), 10.2L (V6)

BODY 4-door sedan/hatch

oth­ers to con­sider

Ford Fal­con G6E2008-10 Smart-look­ing pres­tige model with proven me­chan­i­cal pack­age, roomy cabin, lots of fea­tures. Build qual­ity ques­tion­able. 3.5 stars Pay $25,000-$40,000

Chrysler 300C2008-10 More flashy than su­perb, the big Amer­i­can is high on style and rides on Mercedes un­der­pin­nings. Worth a look. 3stars Pay $30,000-$45,000

Holden Caprice 2006-10 Ex­tended VE is big on room and fea­tures but has the same is­sues as the reg­u­lar Holden. An age­ing model. 2.5 stars Pay $29,000-$45,000

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