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Old 25-03-2017, 05:53 PM   #1
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BMW 320d vs Golf 2.0 TDI GTI

OK, looking to buy a used car and seem settled on these 2.

Main criteria, enjoyable to drive, comfort, economy, interior and which has the better engine.

Needs to be a 4 door and I get good milage rate with work so economy is essential

Already ruled out the Golf GTD.

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Old 25-03-2017, 06:06 PM   #2
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BMW 320d vs Golf 2.0 TDI GTI

I’m not sure there is a 2.0 TDI GTI – the diesel version of the Golf GTI is the GTD.

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Old 25-03-2017, 06:41 PM   #3
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I’m not sure there is a 2.0 TDI GTI – the diesel version of the Golf GTI is the GTD.

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Thanks Alan, Cargiant think otherwise, OK, let's say 2.0 TDI GT 148bhp

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Bmw! vag is rubbish!
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Vag! BMW is rubbish

















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Thanks Alan, Cargiant think otherwise, OK, let's say 2.0 TDI GT 148bhp
Alan is right chum, that's the GT TDI as opposed to a Gti. I had one, it'll be badged as a gt.

They're a great car. What year of cars are you looking at?

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15 plate 320d driven with a certain respect will do nearly 70mpg on the motorway.

Any car can be made to get rubbish mpg and BMW is no different when you stamp on the loud pedal.

I don't know if it has been changed but I chose a BM over the Golf as at the time the back seats do not fold down flat and that is important to me.
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Alan is right chum, that's the GT TDI as opposed to a Gti. I had one, it'll be badged as a gt.

They're a great car. What year of cars are you looking at?

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It'll be a mk7 golf vs an f30 3 series.

I have a 2016 f30 and it's a great car. In saying that, I'd also be more than happy with a mk7 golf GT. There is a beautiful red one passes our house a few times a week, and I really love the look of it.

I'd actually be happy with either tbh. Nice choice to have tbh lol.

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