Date: Tue, 22 Jun 2004 19:13:04 +0100
From: "Dori A Schmetterling" <>
Subject: Re: BMW or Saab Convertible

Am not sure if there is a problem with my news server and I can't see a pearl of wisdom I rolled forth earlier, so: Have you considered a Merc CLK cabrio? With the arrival of the new shape, the old W208 might get particularly interesting in price. DAS -- For direct contact replace nospam with schmetterling --- "apk1" <> wrote in message news:r1dBc.29$9D3.8nospamfe6-win... > Help ! > > I am considering the purchase of either a BMW or Saab convertible, the car > is to be used for work - about 20,000miles pa. I am looking to spend about > 10-12,000. My reasoning being that we have main family car, so this will > mainly be for me, I want a car I want to get in and drive.It also seems that > depreciation wise convertibles seem to hold their value better, and even > with silly mileages on, provided in good condition can always be resold. > > The car must have air/climate, and I intend keeping for at least 5 years, > and so will put on about another 100,000 miles. > > Questions: > > 1/ which will be most fun/relaxing to drive? > > 2/ Which will take the miles the best ? > > 3/ As I'll probably be looking at a 318 or 2.0lpt Saab what sort of > fuel/servicing costs am I looking at? > > Any Help/advice gratefully received. > > > Tony > >

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