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Good Euro 5 door hatch
Pros: leather seats, one touch power windows...
Cons: GM killed the brand...never build an image.GM says that European version was not modified for US market. I have hard time believing that...I have rented diesel version overseas and it felt more solid... Overall, gear looking, very practical and less expensive VW Golf alternative. Great features for its class...
Great 'European' Car sold by an American Company
Cons: Needs more poniesThe Astra is a European car made by Opel/Vauxhall that is re-badged as a Saturn. Although the controls take a bit of getting use to, it is loaded with features, handles great, and has been reliable. I average 28 mpg on regular gas, have leather interior/heated seats, and a full length moon roof. Only sad part is that the acceleration is a bit underpowered but with superb handling, great styling and excellent braking, it is a pleasure to drive