WITH an strenuous infancy of 72 per cent, a Reliant Robin has been voted as a many homely automobile by Brits.
Its iconic 3 wheels and successive crowd pattern are not usually surprising looking, though also humorously eminent for tipping over when turning.
The Tamworth-made Robin has – rather incorrectly – been immortalised by a classical Only Fools and Horses comedy.
In actuality, a splendid yellow Reliant Regal Supervan was emblazoned with a Trotter’s trade name.
Former Top Gear horde Jeremy Clarkson, meanwhile, done a indicate of rolling Robins over each time he turned, nonetheless he after certified that a automobile was fraudulent to do so.
His co-hosts, James May and Richard Hammond, attempted to send one into outdoor space.
China’s counterpart of a Smart automobile followed adult in second place, while a estate chronicle of a AMC Pacer – that featured in a Wayne’s World film – also done a list.
Russia’s Lada 2107, improved famous as a Lada Riva in a UK, and a aptly nicknamed VW Thing (Type 181 or Trekker) dull adult a tip 5 ugliest cars in history.
According to a consult undertaken by SGS Engineering, The Nissan Cube and Fiat Multipla were named forward of, utterly harshly, a Volvo 940 Estate.
The Alfa Romeo GTA and Citroen C3 done a tip 10.
Andy Wyatt, Managing Director of SGS, said: “Whilst many of us do adore a classical car, it was engaging to see that one of a many recognized cars, a Reliant Robin, surfaced a list as Britain’s ugliest.
“Although it was an English manufacturer who surfaced a list, altogether a origins of a tip 10 cars are intensely varied.
“Cars from Mexico, Germany, Italy and Russia are all mentioned – proof that not everybody gets it right.”