The 10 greatest minimalist cars of all time
Citroen's C4 Cactus is the latest exponent of the less-is-more philosophy. Here are the greatest back-to-basics cars ever
Posted: 05 Feb 2014
This corrugated beach cruiser was based on a Citroen Dyane and weighed only 570kg. Which went some way to ameliorating the asthmatic 26bhp 602cc engine.
What's been taken away?
Lumpen Citroen Dyane bodywork.
What's been added?
Plastic panels, which made it insanely light, and, combined with Citroen's soft, long travel suspension, an incredibly nifty off-roader.