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Can you suggest an automatic that would suit me for under £4000?

I recently suffered a back injury leaving me with some discomfort and a weak left leg. I'm looking for an auto, up to 2.0-litre, 3 or 5 door hatch to suit my 6'4" frame. I have up to about £4000, giving me a reasonably comfortable ride around town or on occasional long, mainly A road trips across country. The ability to get out of my drive and up the steepish slope to the main road on snowy mornings would be an advantage. Digging my way out is now on the prohibited list of activities. I've not been in the market for many years so your help and suggestions would be much appreciated.

Asked on 30 October 2019 by Gerry Attrick

Answered by Andrew Brady
A Honda CR-V is a good choice. Automatics at this price can be problematic, but the CR-V's CVT gearbox is very reliable. It's a very practical car, too, with easy access and a comfortable driving position. Also, consider a Toyota RAV4 or Suzuki Grand Vitara. I'd also recommend a set of winter tyres if you're worried about driving in snow.
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