James May on the Citroen DS3
The Citroen DS was a true French goddess, so how divine (or Gallic, for that matter) is the new DS3? Le Capitain Lentement investigates...
Posted: 18 Apr 2011
I don't want to get too bogged down in a discussion of fashion here, because clearly I don't have a clue what I'm talking about, but when buying a smallish car, there are two ways to go.
You can go retro and have a Mini or a Fiat 500, or you can throw the past into its rightful place on the scrapheap of conceit and be modern, which means something like a Twingo or a Suzuki. I like old cars, but only if they really are old, so I might have this Citroen, because it's groovy.
Retro words are OK.
Words: James May
Photos: Justin Leighton