Citroën C4 Shine Plus BlueHDi 130 Automatic

First Report Citroën is aiming high with its new C4. From the obvious move upmarket from the previous C4 Cactus, to the new car’s elevated SUV-like stance, this iteration is as far away from its quirky design past as it could be. Its maker has also fully embraced the new era of motoring, as buyers […]

SUZUKI IGNIS 1.2 DUALJET HYBRID SZ5 ALLGRIP

Fifth Report Another month of ambling around town in a bid to stay legal in the eyes of the state had me discovering another quirk of Ignis motoring. Unlike some cars I’ve run in the past, the Ignis’ engine stop-start feature appears to be one of the more polished examples. And it’s one of the […]

SUZUKI IGNIS 1.2 DUALJET HYBRID SZ5 ALLGRIP

Report Four Like an excitable toddler rushing to splash about in a puddle, I couldn’t resist making a beeline for a layby full of muddy puddles. I’m not going to lie, it was a childish and impulsive act. But Suzuki’s Ignis made me do it. The car’s impish character has clearly become a bad influence. […]

SUZUKI IGNIS 1.2 DUALJET HYBRID SZ5 ALLGRIP

As the number of local miles driven have increased, I’ve become more impressed by the agility of Suzuki’s mighty little Ignis. I was concerned that small might not be beautiful when the car was delivered – it’s tasked with carrying more than just a modest weekly shop and occasional passenger. It has, however, managed to […]

SUZUKI IGNIS 1.2 DUALJET HYBRID SZ5 ALLGRIP

Second Report I have some bad news this month: I managed to dent the Ignis’ otherwise impressive fuel economy performance. The good news is I had fun doing it. Yes, the Ignis is already proving to be an entertaining little car. And if the penalty for having some fun is knocking a few miles per […]