Panda Twinair - Are they fun to drive?

I currently have a Fiat Panda 1.2 with 60PS and it's great, but I'm looking for a newer car. Having read all your reviews on small city cars, I've found the Panda to be the best choice. The 1.2 engine in the new Panda isn't fun and I've been looking at the Panda Twinair as I only do short commutes with the odd longer journey.

Would you recommend the Twinair or avoid it altogether. If you would avoid it, what alternatives would you suggest?

Asked on 13 April 2016 by Matty K

Answered by Honest John
The TwinAir is a lot more fun to drive than the 1.2 69PS. Uses about the same amount of fuel, but uses more fuel than the 1.2 if you thrash it.
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