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Citroen DS3 Prestige THP 165 S&S 6-speed road test report and review

Citroen DS3 Prestige THP 165 road test report review

THE Citroen DS3 has long been one of my favourites, similar in size to the BMW Mini, but somehow markedly better. It’s certainly less pretentious, despite its diagonal row of LED’s adorning either corner of the front bumper and I think that as the Mini as morphed up a size or three with each of its new model ranges, few would argue that the DS3 is actually a better looking car.

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Citroen DS3 DStyle Plus PureTech 110 road test report and review (7)

Citroen DS3 DStyle Plus PureTech 110 road test report and review

THE Citroen DS3 is an excellent little hatchback that looks good and is fun to drive, but the car itself is not the main focus of this roadtest, it’s what’s under the bonnet that is the main talking point. Some say that having only three cylinders can be a disadvantage due to the lack of bottom-end torque, but in this case, thanks to Citroen’s use of a slightly larger capacity engine, I would disagree.

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Pixie Lott

Pixie Lott picks DS3

  POP star, top singer-songwriter and now star of Strictly Come Dancing, Pixie Lott has picked the DS3 as her co-star in her latest music video. She appears alongside her boyfriend Oliver Cheshire and the other love of her life, the DS3. The couple use the elegant motor to complement the video’s storytelling and use it […]

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Citroen DS3 Cabrio road test

Citroen DS3 Cabrio road test lets the sun shine in

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Citroen DS3 Cabrio DSport THP 155 – A great looking car which is good to drive now comes as a convertible. DAVID HOOPER is impressed with the clever DS3 Cabrio CITROEN’S DS3 has been a real success story for the French carmaker – you see them all the time on […]

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Loeb

Citroen to enter the world of track racing

AFTER seeming to be almost invincible in the world of rallying for decades, Citroen has announced its intention to enter the world of track racing. And it is heading its campaign with arguably the greatest rally driver the world has ever seen — Sebastian Loeb. The competition arm of the French manufacturer has dominated several […]

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Loeb aims for straight eight in Rally Argentina

SEBASTIAN Loeb will be hoping lucky seven will become great eight in the Rally Argentina. The world rally superstar has won the event seven times continuing a great run for the Citroen team. Rally Argentina is the fifth round of the world championship. It will see the return of Loeb and Daniel Elena in the […]

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Citroen PureTech VTi 1.0 68 and 1.2 82 3-cylinder engines

Citroen C3 PureTech VTi 68 and 82 3-cylinder engines

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Citroen C3 PureTech VTi 68 and 82 A hectic day in Paris gives DAVID HOOPER the opportunity to be one of the first to drive Citroen’s new PureTech engine range for the C3 and DS3 models, and road test the DS4′s new 6-speed automatic gearbox. A DAY out in Paris […]

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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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