Pocket rocket shootout: Suzuki Swift Sport vs. Twingo Renaultsport

Pocket rocket shootout: Suzuki Swift Sport vs. Twingo Renaultsport
Pocket rocket shootout: Suzuki Swift Sport vs. Twingo Renaultsport

Seekers of cut-price motoring thrills will usually harp on about the "good ol' days" when the car market was flooded with feisty hot hatches that didn't cost the earth and could easily fit in a supermarket parking space.

Despite the current trend that has seen many "small cars" become bloated and plenty of hot hatches costing more than a rear-wheel-drive sports car, there remains a chosen few that don't cost the earth yet provide untold amounts of wheel-spinning joy.