2010 Top Gear Awards: Small Car of the Year
'The DS3 is the car that will lift Citroen right out of the Happy Shopper Basket of Doom'
Posted: 08 Feb 2011
On the inside, interior plastics are not ludicrously soft-touch throughout, nor is the design religiously ergonomic or painfully thoroughly equipped. But the car works hard, thoughtfully and intuitively. It spends its effort so wisely in your company that you appreciate how Citroen really has gone through with a masterplan for the DS3, rather than ending up with a car built by a committee of conflicting agendas. Most cars feel like they've been edited down from something else. The DS3 does not.