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Citroën C3 1.6 e-HDi Airdream VTR+ 5d (2012/12) - Owner Review

The fuel consumption, its a great little engine that averages high 60's to low 70's, even had 80mpg out of her!
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Review submitted by
Tony Burns on

Citroën C3 (10-16)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
That im buying a small car like everyone else nowerdays.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They like it, especially the windscreen.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes but they need to improve the body roll and give the steering more feel to it.

What are you likely to buy next?
Maybe a Peugoet RCZ 2.0 HDi.

Buying experience

4 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchised

Did you buy this car new?
New

What price did you pay?
£13,000

When did you buy the car?
May 2012

Did you get a good deal and why?
Wasnt too bad a deal, over 2k off list with some extras (3 years servicing/paint protection/metallic paint etc).

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Deals and the fact i needed a new diesel, this fitted the bill quitte nicely being the 1.6 16v e-HDi stop/start model.

What was the dealer like?
Good, had no problems dealing with them.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Its nice, a little bit too much body roll and the steering is over assisted low down, needs a blind spot wing mirror but those are my only 3 complaints.

What's it like to park?
Easy due to its size.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
No, had no issues with this car., it has happily taken me up to the far reaches of Scotland on a tank of Diesel (600 miles) before i needed to think about filling up.

What's most practical about your car?
The fuel consumption, its a great little engine that averages high 60's to low 70's, even had 80mpg out of her!

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
The panoramic windscreen, makes the car seem very spacious.

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