The Root

The official blog of Carrot Insurance

13 October 2016

Our picks from the Paris Motor Show


Suzuki Ignis

This is another car that was never previously considered to be cool in any way, but the new Ignis baby crossover SUV looks cute, rugged and attractive all at the same time, if you don’t mind its boxy design. It’ll be available with four-wheel drive in case you live in the middle of nowhere and we’re really pleased to learn that the new Ignis’ engine range will include the excellent 1-litre Boosterjet.

Paris Motor Show 2016 - Suzuki Ignis

All these small cars will start appearing on UK roads in the first half of 2017 and we’ll post any available official pricing information and other details on social media.

Want to see something more outrageous?

Fair enough, a motor show roundup wouldn’t be complete without at least one crazy car – so here’s our favourite…


Oliver Hammond

Written by Oliver Hammond

Oliver is an established freelance motoring writer, published journalist and automotive copywriter based in Manchester. He regularly reviews cars and covers events and launches as editor of petroleumvitae.com and his articles appear in various magazines each month. No relation to Richard from Top Gear, he’s got a weakness for luxo-barges, proper 4x4s and oddball cars.