We use cookies on whatcar.com to improve your browsing experience and to provide you with relevant content and advertising, by continuing to use our site you agree to this. Please see our privacy policy for more details. Continue

What Car? says

1 out of 5 stars

For If you want a low-cost way into a funky four-seater convertible, the C3 Pluriel is it

Against The flimsy cabin plastics and worries about the car's reliability spoil the fun

Verdict It's a good idea let down by too many niggling flaws

Go for… 1.4i

Avoid… 1.6i Sensodrive

Citroën C3 Pluriel Open
  • 1. Make sure the canvas hood retracts and returns freely. Forget the car if it doesn't
  • 2. Avoid the Sensodrive gearbox - it can be trouble, even if it's properly looked after
  • 3. Space in the front is good, but the rear seat is only big enough for children
  • 4. Check the interior for fragile plastic trim and scuffed fabrics, especially in the rear
  • 5. Quality's not a strong point - the dash looks good but is finished in hard, cheap-looking plastics
advertisement
Haymarket Logo What Car? is brought to you by Haymarket Consumer Media
What Car? is part of Haymarket Motoring
© Haymarket Media Group 2014