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Unread 04-20-2014, 05:30 PM   #1
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I am looking to buy an used car. I am looking at Subaru Legacy sedan vs Subaru Wrx vs VW passat vs Mazda 6 . The maximum budget is $20K. I am an everyday driver ( 2 miles to work + avg 350 miles on weekends ). I am not a racer on the weekends but would prefer a sporty looking car, 4 seater, 4 door, manual transmission with a good handling in snow. Which one of these would be good for my purpose. I will be keeping the car for around 4-5 years at maximum. I am finding it difficult to narrow down my choices. Normally, I would go with WRX but its price is on the higher side and I am not a racer. So kind of feel, it is more than what I need. Which one would you suggest ? Any other cars that would suit my needs? Please help.So confused.

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Cut the Passat out. Test drive the others and choose.
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The time I drove a passat it was sadly auto.
But it wasn't bad, I quite enjoyed it.
Although Mike is right, out of that list I would cut it. The WRX and the Mazda seem to be much more fun. I would cut the sedan aswell though.
Personally not a fan, and I think you would have much more fun with the other two.
Both for daily driving and if you're at all into performance and aftermarket goods.
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