We reveal the top 10 worst cars — from a ’30mph electric coffin’ to Soviet relic and ghastly chunk of retro automotive


AN electric car that let in rain and was branded a potential death trap has topped a poll of the ten worst motors ever.

Indian-built Reva G-Wiz was so feeble kids of 16 could drive it after a motorbike test.

 Indian-built Reva G-Wiz was so feeble kids of 16 could drive it after a motorbike test

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Indian-built Reva G-Wiz was so feeble kids of 16 could drive it after a motorbike test

Auto Express  said it had “crooked shut lines, mismatching paint — and  was a potential rolling coffin at over 30mph”.

1. REVAi G-WIZ

 Structural integrity of slippers. Performance like a sleepy vole. Gaps let in rain

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Structural integrity of slippers. Performance like a sleepy vole. Gaps let in rain

2. AUSTIN ALLEGRO

 Asthmatic engine. So faulty it was dubbed All Aggro. Part of 1970s Brit car malaise

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Asthmatic engine. So faulty it was dubbed All Aggro. Part of 1970s Brit car malaise

3. CHRYSLER CRUISER CONVERTIBLE

 Ghastly chunk of retro automotive Americana that was foisted on to UK

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Ghastly chunk of retro automotive Americana that was foisted on to UK

4. SSANGYONG RODIUS

 South Korean car firm set bar so low for styling it’s a wonder any ever sold

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South Korean car firm set bar so low for styling it’s a wonder any ever sold

5. ALFA ROMEO ARNA

 A dull and dreary Nissan Cherry with Alfa badge. Makers should be ashamed
A dull and dreary Nissan Cherry with Alfa badge. Makers should be ashamed

6. ROVER CITYROVER

 Small car with few re- deeming qua­lities. A poster child for demise of MG Rover

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Small car with few re- deeming qua­lities. A poster child for demise of MG Rover

7. MORRIS MARINA

 Truly bad car was a sales success, proving there’s no accounting for taste
Truly bad car was a sales success, proving there’s no accounting for taste

8. RELIANT ROBIN

 The butt of countless jokes, this motor was missing more than just a wheel

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The butt of countless jokes, this motor was missing more than just a wheel

9. FSO POLONEZ

 Old Soviet style austerity-made metal. A design icon for the wrong reasons
Old Soviet style austerity-made metal. A design icon for the wrong reasons

10. VAUXHALL FRONTERA

 Cross- over SUV was ahead of its time in some ways, badly behind in others

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Cross- over SUV was ahead of its time in some ways, badly behind in others
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