In-depth Reviews

Renault Twingo owner reviews

"The Renault Twingo is a small and economical city car that blends good looks with decent practicality"

Carbuyer Rating

3.1 out of 5

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Owners Rating

4.0 out of 5

80%of people would recommend this car to a friend.

Owner Rating

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Common Problems

  • Other (1 cases)
  • Electrics (1 cases)

Owner Review

1 out of 5

Year of registration

2011

Average annual mileage

More than 20,000

Owned

More than 5 years

Bought Car

New
Review
We are pensioners and rely on our car for shopping visiting family our car has roughly 35000 miles on the clock and we have had a problem with the accelerator sticking before which turned out to be a sensor problem and we have the same recurring problem.

Owner Review

5 out of 5

Version

O.9 70 Dynamique SCe

Year of registration

2015

Average annual mileage

0 – 4,999

Owned

1 - 2 years

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

60
Review
Comfortable small car with high spec tech pack, reversing camera, parking sensors and lane warning. GPS, area fuel prices, Eco2 monitor & Stop Start all standard.
Reliability

5 out of 5

Had no problems
Performance

4 out of 5

Adequate, won't set a race track alight but sufficient to handle itself on the motorway.
Running Cost

5 out of 5

Economical to run

Owner Review

5 out of 5

Version

900 cc turbo

Year of registration

2016

Average annual mileage

More than 20,000

Owned

Less than a year

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

50
Review
This wonderful little package is a joy to drive and makes my 150 mile round trip commute a real pleasure. We bought the car through a well known car supermarket and in mho it represents terrific value as we still have more than 3 years manufacturers warranty. The car is one of a family fleet of 5 ( all very different vehicles ) and despite my covering 4k miles in 2 months I still find it a joy to drive......I am afraid I cannot agree with some other comments about the car not being suitable for long distance or motorway drives. We recently drove a 10 hour round trip over a weekend and even with 2 teenagers( tall ) in the back the trip was not arduous.....great little car with superb overtaking power band.

Owner Review

4 out of 5

Version

0.9 Tce Dynamique Auto

Year of registration

2016

Owned

Less than a year

Bought Car

Used

Typical MPG

45
Review
The EDC auto gearbox is amazing for performance, but not easy to override while in 'Auto'. The car leaves others standing . Used mainly as a shopping trolley, but o.k. for motorway runs ,but as a tall, light car tends to wander a bit with side winds. On longer runs 55mpg is a norm. Bit difficult to keep an eye on engine oil level as means taking out the boot floor. Seats fold easily though so can take quite a reasonable load
Reliability
No problems to date (touch wood)
Performance
Amazing for 900 cc
Running Cost

3 out of 5

A bit expensive at 40 mpg round town

Owner Review

5 out of 5

Version

1.0 sce Dynamique

Year of registration

2015

Bought Car

New

Typical MPG

56
Review
For a city car, it's ideal, being loads of space inside, very economical, comfy and attractive both outside and in. My wife loves it, as easy access, and high sitting position. Fold down back seat allows access for grandchild's buggy. Can be expensive to buy new but great deals on cars up to year old.
Reliability

5 out of 5

Left outside and starts first time and runs like a dream
Performance
For around town ideal, for out and about, better upgrade to the Turbo TCE, as slow pick up.
Running Cost

5 out of 5

No road tax, low insurance, no service costs, low monthly payments, high mpg, running costs are excellent.

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