car news desk, French carmaker Citroen is ready to introduce its compact SUV in the global market, for which the company has already announced April 27. Post launch, this car will compete with vehicles like Creta and Kia Seltos in India. The SUV was recently spied on a test drive, so it is expected to enter India soon. This will be the fourth offering from Citroën.
This compact SUV from Citroën could be based on the company’s own global model car, the C3 Aircross. According to the information, the company can present this car with 5 and 7 seat options, but no information has been given regarding the launch of its 7 seater option in India. At the same time, like the rest of the SUVs in India, its length can be more than 4 meters. At the same time, in terms of design, this car can be different from the company’s C3 Aircross sold in the global market. Also, it is expected to command a higher premium than the C3 hatchback sold in India.
At the same time, according to the information, a completely new dashboard can be seen in its interior features. Also, a free standing infotainment touch screen system can be given in its center. At the same time, the display given in it can also be seen separately from the C3 hatchback and its electric variant eC3. Apart from all this, features like automatic climate control, rear parking camera, alloy wheels, auto dimming ORVM feature, large panoramic sunroof can be seen in this SUV car.
Citroën can offer a 1.2L turbocharged petrol engine in this SUV, which will be able to give it 110bhp power and 190Nm peak torque. For transmission, it can be connected to 6-speed manual and automatic gearbox. Apart from Creta and Seltos, this compact SUV car of Kia will compete with other cars like Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara, Toyota Urban Cruiser Harrider, Tata Harrier in the Indian market. .