Tag Archives: Citroen

Does Citroen’s latest DS compare to the originals?

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Citroen DS4 D Sport Bringing back the iconic DS name from history has not been universally popular among enthusiasts. KEITH WARD roadtests Citroen’s latest DS4 model. IN a corner of a foreign field I know, no fewer than six examples of the fabulous original Citroen DS (1955-75) stand neglected and […]

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Taste of French

Ooh, la, la, it’s a taste of French motoring

IT has a French name and heritage and this year Beaulieu will be presenting an event which sees it returning to its roots. The National Motor Museum is holding its first Simply French rally in its grounds on Sunday, July 8. The theme event is designed to be a great day out for Francophiles and […]

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Head-turning DS4 makes its competitors look dull

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Citroen DS4 DSport Sporty and fun, DAVID HOOPER says Citroen’s DS4 range makes an attractive alternative to the hum-drum family hatchback. WITH its DS range, French carmaker Citroen has certainly found a winning formula which has reinvigorated the brand with a young, fresh image and great looking cars. It started […]

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C1 Connexion

You asked for it, now you’re gonna get it!

IT’S the car which Citroen fans asked for… or at least the C1 variety. The French carmaker was well pleased with the response to its recent Facebook competition asking car fans what they would like to see in a C1 model. And they had thousands of Facebookers tweaking and tarting up the popular little supermini. […]

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2012 C1

New Citroen C1 comes with its own Rewards

CITROEN’S revamped and restyled C1 goes on sale in the UK tomorrow (April 2) with on-the-road prices starting at £7,995 for the base model and reaching £10,545 for the top of the range five-door VTR+, which features the French carmaker’s efficient Electronic Gearbox System, complete with steering wheel-mounted paddles. The full range of prices are: 1.0i […]

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One-two for Citroen Total

One-two for Citroen in Rally Mexico

THIS year’s Rally Mexico kept fans gripped to their seats − and anything else they could hold on to − right to the final stage. And Daniel Elena and Sebastian Loeb turned in yet another masterclass in rally driving to notch up their 69th career win. And, if that wasn’t enough, the Citroen Total World […]

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Suzuki’s Swift Sport offers big fun for little money

REVIEW AND ROAD TEST REPORT: Suzuki Swift Sport For fun per pound, Suzuki’s new Swift Sport takes some beating. Editor DAVID HOOPER enjoys driving this exciting little hot shot. I GET to drive all sorts of cars, but every now and again, when the time comes to hand back the keys, there’s an unseemly tussle […]

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The Citroen DS5 is the flagship of the DS range.

Orders being taken for Citroen’s DS flagship

CITROEN’S flagship of the DS range, the DS5 is available for pre-order in showrooms now. Born from the C-SportLounge concept car, the French carmaker has packed the model with innovative features and carried on the bold design theme of the DS range. Refinement and safety are two key factors in this executive car with its […]

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