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Thread: 2.2 sri Vs 3.2 V6..Opinions Please!

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    Hi, i am after other peoples opinions on what i should get next! I am torn between the 2.2 Sri & the 3.2 V6 Vectra. I have a young family and sometimes have to travel down the country to see family, therefore fuel efficiency is pretty important, so how much does it vary between these 2 models?. Also reliability is very important. Both are nice cars but which one would you go for bearing in mind my situation?
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    2.2 sri mate, the 3.2 is gonna cost you shed loads, I went from a 2.2 dti Sri to a 3.0v6 and it DRINKS like its a bottomless pit, fuel consumption on a v6 isnt good, on my pug its says extra urban 35 mpg... yea I dont get that, reliability.. 2.2 is more commen so parts not as expensive then theirs your tax.....

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    Thanks for the reply, I think deep down i knew it but love the V6 .. shame i cant have my cake and eat it!

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    im having my cake and it tastes a little off due to the ever increasing fuel prices. If I was you i'd find an LPG converted one or the 1.8 dualfuel. Tax is cheap and so is the gas.

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    what about the 2.0 turbos for fuel and relibility?

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    i ve had the 2.2 sri and now have the 3.2 V6 GSi , my 2.2 was auto and the petrol consumtion was nt that better than the 3.2 v6 . If you will be doing motorway miles it ain t that bad at 60/70 mph but you just touch that pedal or town driving and it likes to drink and its so hard not to touch that pedal ...

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    im mainly doing trips around town but now and then travel 300 mile round trip, have a golf gti turbo at present that has been remapped to 195bhp but its too small and costs me £40.00 to do 120 combined miles the other day

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    dont buy the V6 then!

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    I take it its worse then?

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    yep, i get less than 20 mpg around town on my v6, I know its not a Vec but its not a 3.2 its a 3.0.

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