This is my car. My beloved Abarth. It's taken me this long to get a review done because I wanted it to be perfect. The chance came to feature the car in the latest episode of Road Trip on Cambridge TV so it now finally makes sense to do this review.
I love a hot hatch and I seem to get my hands on red ones on a regular basis. For some reason, to me, Kia seems like an unlikely brand to make a hot hatch but I'd heard good things. As it turns out, this is a very rapid all-rounder (despite its very silly name).
I've wanted to get my hands on this car for a while because it was a serious contender for a spot on my driveway. It's a good looking car that's often been touted as one of the best hot hatches on the market.
With seven out of 10 of the bestselling cars being small cars or superminis, it's only right that we look at them all side-by-side. The Ford Fiesta leads the charge as the most popular small car but there are plenty to choose from in this category.
The Renualt Twingo is a spectacular little rear-engined city car that has more charm than a lot of other little cars in this niche. Many small cars lack personality and either look like blown up toys or shrunken down version of their big brothers.