My second car, (the first car I bought), was a 1985 Fiesta 1000cc. Bit of a dog, but the insurance was pretty good and it made me alot of money while I had it, (I DJ so I had alot of **** to lug), bought it for £120, sold it for £120. Looking back I would of got a slightly bigger engine 1.1 or somthing.
If you've got the cash get a Micra, (bubble shaped one), they're really good on the insurance, and quite nippy, (1.3s are quite quickish), and all engine configurations are supposed to be really strong. I know there's not much modding potential, but you can make them look pretty good, there's a black one going 'round upton way, with pimp tints, some nice wheels, and angry looking headlights that looks pretty sweet!
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