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Skoda Citigo review (2012-on)


With apologies to the famous wood preservative, the Skoda Citigo does exactly what it says on the tin: go in cities.
Toyota iQ (2008-2014)

Toyota iQ review (2008-2014)


The Toyota iQ is a very unusual thing in this day and age: a car with character, from a Japanese manufacturer that does a fine line in turning out...
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Kia Picanto review (2011-on)


Surprisingly capable small hatch let down by vague steering
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The Clarkson review: Vauxhall Adam Slam (2013)


This morning a man in a chunky-neck jumper and corduroy trousers is sitting down to his plate of kippers, blissfully unaware that he’s the last...
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Volkswagen Up! review (2011-on)


The Up! is the most stylish of VW Group's trio of city cars, perfect for the urban cut and thrust, but not bad over longer journeys, either
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Ford Ka Mk 2 review (2009-on)


You still see the original Ford Ka by the thousand but its successor, having failed to take off in the way its quirkily styled forebear did, is quite...
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Keep at it, Korea. You’ve a lot of catching up to...


The Clarkson review: Hyundai i10 (2014)
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Top 10 city cars


The city car's roots lie in the Minis and Fiat 500s of the Sixties, driven by youngsters to jazz clubs and “happenings” down London’s...
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Geneva show: Citroën reveals new C1 city car


Better late than never: Citroën has taken the wraps off its new C1, city-car sister of the recently unveiled Peugeot 108 and just-teased, new Toyota...
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First drive review: Vauxhall Adam (2012)


When Mini decided to cash in on the modern retro look pioneered by the likes of Volkswagens Beetle, it had the cutesy 1950s original to ape. Vauxhall...