Test-Driving the Mitsubishi I

Tata's Nano has been getting the headlines. But don't forget the I, released in 2005 and already rolling in cities around the world
Eric Gallina

We first reviewed the diminutive Mitsubishi 'i' when it was unveiled at the 2005 Tokyo Motor show, and while we were pleased with the overall design of the car we were disappointed that Mitsubishi had chosen not to export the innovative vehicle to other markets. But with the popularity of this compact urban cruiser soaring in Japan and the recent availability of the vehicle in the UK, we thought we'd give it a go on the often traffic crippled streets of central London.

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