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Results: Should I still buy a Diesel SUV

Yes

64.71% • 11 votes

No

29.41% • 5 votes

Yes but as a PCP to gurantee the vaulue at the end of the agreement.

5.88% • 1 votes

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17 votes in total.

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    • bloke91
    • By bloke91 16th Apr 18, 6:22 AM
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    bloke91
    SUV Petrol vs Disel Value
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    • 16th Apr 18, 6:22 AM
    SUV Petrol vs Disel Value 16th Apr 18 at 6:22 AM
    Hi

    I am intending to start family in the future and therefor intend to purchase a SUV.

    The Mazda CX5 was the SUV of choice for the best in price range and class of SUV. Unfortunately the Petrol has no grunt, so I was going to purchase the SUV as a Diesel with a loan.

    The reason for the Loan vs PHP is down to flexibility as I can change Trade it or sell for something else within the next four years if I wanted and I am not tied any agreement with mileage caps etc.

    The Mazda CX5 is EURO6 approved but obviously with the governmentís recent announcement relating to Diesels and the drop in sales I am nervous about purchasing a Diesel now.

    I fear it wonít be worth much in 4 yearsí time when the loan is paid, there wonít be much demand for Diesels or it wonít be worth as much if I want to trade it in and swop it within the next 4 years.

    Obviously Diesels tend to be the best choice within the SUV market, but I am now considering if I would be bettering buy a different SUV in Petrol due to the Diesel issue. Perhaps a Seat Ateka or something.

    Any advice would be appreciated as I am really concerned and confused at the moment. Itís a lot of money to spend and I donít want to make the wrong decision.
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    • Typhoon2000
    • By Typhoon2000 17th Apr 18, 9:53 PM
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    Typhoon2000
    Remember AWD crossovers are not the same as 4WD. If you are going off road, best get a 4WD.
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