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Re: Clio Mk2 Initiale - does anyone have one?

I think you'll have a job finding one, even here.
The trouble with the Initiale is that few people seem to want/need such luxurious appointments in a small car. The only market I could imagine for them is downsizing retirees who plan to keep their car for a long time and who are not so bothered with residuals.
As for the dCi 100, there seem to be very few because a. most Clios have petrol engines and b. the dCi 80 offers much of the performance for rather less expense (though that would obviously work to your advantage in the used market).
I now have a dCi 88 in the current range as you can see from my signature line. I thought about a dCi 106with the 6-speed manual box at one point, but they don't offer that much over the 88 and cost quite a bit more. Also, CO2 levels are too high at 122 g/km, much more than the 94 g/km of my car.
Currently in mrtotty's garage:
2011 Clio dCi 88 Expression Eco
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