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Alfa Romeo 156 (1997-2005) review

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Alfa Romeo 156 (1997-2005) is a family-sized car, with more than a hint of sporting intent. The four-door saloon has clever 'hidden' door handles giving it the appearance of a coupé. Which? doesn't provide a test score or specific model reliability rating for older models like this - we recommend choosing a newer alternative.
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