auto news desk, Citroën has taken the wraps off its new SUV, the C3 Aircross. Its sale in the Indian market is expected to start after two-three months. The special thing is that 90 percent of the manufacturing of this new car has been done in India. This car can be bought in 5-seater and 7-seater layout. The length of the new Citroën is 4.3 meters and ground clearance is 200mm. This means that the SUV will rival the Hyundai Creta in India. In terms of styling, the C3 Aircross is similar to its mini car counterpart, the C3. Although many small changes will be seen in it. Let’s know about its design, features and engine-
Design of the Citroen C3 Aircross
The car will get a chrome touch logo near the front grille, a Y-shaped DRL on top of the bumper and a combo of main headlamps. The top variant of the SUV will get a dual tone theme, alloy wheels with X-shape design and a large tailgate. The car will come in a 5-seater layout as standard. The car will get 444 liters of boot space. On the other hand, if the third row is folded, the boot space will increase to 511 litres.
Citroen C3 Aircross Features
It gets a 10.2-inch touchscreen infotainment and digital multicolored instrument cluster. The automatic climate control feature has been given in the SUV. Also, the car gets AC vents in the second and third row. It is also expected to get multiple drive modes.
Citroen C3 Aircross Engine
This car has a 1.2 liter turbo petrol engine, which can give 110 horsepower and 190 Nm torque. Along with this, a 6-speed manual gearbox has been given. An automatic transmission is also expected to be offered with it. Let us tell you that the same engine setup is also available in the Citroen C3.
When will the Citroen C3 Aircross be launched?
The prices of the Citroën C3 Aircross have not been announced yet. It can be launched after June. In India, this car will compete with Hyundai Creta, Maruti Grand Vitara, Kia Seltos, Highrider and Skoda Kushaq.