oturkmen Posted 20, July 2019 Report Share Posted 20, July 2019 Hi all, I've recently been looking for a first car and have always dreamed of a Renault Clio RS 200 Sport, mostly looking at the 2015-2016 model to make the price more reasonable (10-15k). I am currently in Melbourne planning to use to go back and forth to university and for personal pleasure to drive in mainly urban areas. I personally love the design and its solid fuel consumption, however I know little about details of its maintenance, servicing, common problems and stability of the car in comparison to commonly used cars in Melbourne such as Toyota (I always hear they're usually the most stable and cheapest option). My dad is convinced that renault cars are a liability after a while and that the servicing is not particularly good in Australia as he heard from a friend of his that is a mechanic (I think it depends on the dealer, but I don't think my dad wants to risk anything and wants me to drive a safe car). Is it possible if someone can give a rough approximation as to what the maintenance costs would be on a yearly basis including servicing, changing tyres etc. and also perhaps mention the common issues that arise with the 2015 Clio RS 200 Sport. Ultimately, in everyone's honest opinion, is it worth to spend 10-15k on this as a first car weighing its advantages and disadvantages. Hopefully I made myself clear lol. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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