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post #3 of (permalink) Old 27th March 2008
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I'd go with petrol for your mileage, though a 1.6 automatic will drink fuel: expect no more than 30 mpg.
Another thing to consider is relative driveability. A small diesel is much better to drive on an everyday basis than a small petrol. The greatly enhanced torque figures make a huge difference.
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