auto news desk, Citroën’s Made in India car has arrived in the global market. It can be launched in the Indian market by the end of this year. Built on the CMP platform, this car will come in 5-seater and 7-seater options. Talking about competition, the Citroen C3 Aircross will compete with Hyundai’s Creta SUV in India. If you are looking to buy one of these two cars, then know about their size, features, design and engine…
Size of C3 Aircross vs Creta
The overall length of the Citroen C3 Aircross is 4300mm, wheelbase 2671mm and ground clearance 200mm. At the same time, the Creta has a length of 4300mm, wheelbase 2610mm and ground clearance 190mm. This means that the Citroën car is slightly bigger than the Creta.
Design of C3 Aircross and Creta
The new Citroen car gets flared bonnet, LED headlights on the bumper, split DRL, silver skid plates and 17-inch alloy wheels. On the other hand, the Hyundai Creta gets split DRLs, LED headlights, large chrome grille, shark-fin antenna and 17-inch wheels.
Features of C3 Aircross and Creta
The Citroën car gets a 10-inch infotainment unit, digital instrument cluster, manual AC, dual tone dashboard. On the other hand, the Creta gets a 10.24-inch touch infotainment system, sunroof, automatic AC and a 5-seater cabin. For safety, both cars get ABS, electronic stability control and multiple airbags.
C3 Aircross and Creta Engine
The C3 Aircross will get a 1.2L liquid cooled turbo petrol engine. According to the company, it will produce 108hp power and 190Nm torque output. with 6 speed manual gearbox
The Hyundai Creta is offered with both 1.5L petrol and diesel engines. Its petrol unit outputs 113hp and 144Nm. While the diesel engine generates 113hp power and 250Nm torque. It can be bought with 6-speed automatic-manual and iVT gearbox.
C3 Aircross and Creta Price
The ex-showroom price of Hyundai Creta starts from Rs.10.87 lakhs. On the other hand, the price of the Citroen C3 Aircross is yet to be announced. It is expected to be launched at an initial price of Rs.10 lakh.