Citroën C1 1.0 VTi 72 Urban Ride 5dr Review

Category: City car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £12,945What Car? Target Price£11,598
Review

Decent, but lags behind the class leaders in too many key areas to be a class leader

Range-topping Urban Ride gets all of the kit that comes on Flair, plus matt black wheel arch extensions, black 15in wheels, black door mirrors, tinted rear windows, a special rear-quarter graphic and a striking blue and orange interior. If you like the idea of a ‘ruggedised’ city car, this would be the model to go for.

The engine is spoiled by a flat spot in its power that runs from tickover to 4000rpm. After that, it’s lively enough, but it means that to make good progress you have to work the engine quite hard. On long gradients, you’ll have to be prepared to drop down to a lower gear.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats4
0-62 MPH14 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

58.9

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

196

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

109

g/km

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