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Top 10: Worst cars

Which cars performed worst in the 2017 Honest John Satisfaction Index? Well after hearing from 10,000 of you, these are the models rated the poorest. Each car was assessed in a variety of areas, including reliability, build quality, fuel economy, repair costs and performance. Ride comfort, handling, ease of driving, practicality and technology were also considered, as well as safety. 

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Vauxhall Vectra

Overall rating: 79.34%

It’s a testament to how many Vectras are still on the road that so many owners responded to our 2017 Satisfaction Index. However, what they tell us is that the Vauxhall could be easier to drive and that its ride and handling fall short of the usual standards.

Reliability is reasonable, but you will be paying out for more on repairs than many of its rivals. You’ll also spend a fair amount on fuel as owners reckon it’s thirstier than many alternatives.

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Hugh Ockenden    on 13 July 2018

Went to evansHalshaw Mansfield and bought a Citreon C4 space tourer 120eat6 drove it home following day could not open passenger door jambed due to badly fitted rear door guess what Evans halshaw did when I phoned back next day they could not care less told me to take the complaint to Citreon never go there again

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