Citroen C5 Aircross SUV to be launched on April 7
French automaker Citroen's C5 Aircross SUV, which was unveiled last month, will be launched in India on April 7. Its bookings are currently underway. As for the highlights, the premium vehicle has a sporty look and an upmarket cabin with a host of features. It draws power from a BS6-compliant 2.0-liter diesel engine linked to an 8-speed automatic gearbox. Here's our roundup.
The car has an all-LED lighting setup
The Citroen C5 Aircross has an eye-catching design, featuring a sloping roofline, a muscular bonnet, a 2-part grille, split LED headlamps, and a wide air vent. On the sides, it is flanked by roof rails, blacked-out B-pillars, indicator-mounted ORVMs, a C-shaped chrome stripe around the window line, and 18-inch alloy wheels. Rectangular LED taillamps and dual exhaust tips are present on the rear.
It runs on a 175hp, 2.0-liter diesel engine
The Citroen C5 Aircross is powered by a BS6-compliant 2.0-liter diesel engine linked to an 8-speed automatic gearbox. The mill generates 175hp of power and 400Nm of peak torque. Four traction modes, namely, Standard, Sand, Snow, and All-terrain are also available.
The vehicle has a feature-packed 5-seater cabin
The Citroen C5 Aircross has a spacious 5-seater cabin with leather seats, an air purifier, ambient lighting, a panoramic sunroof, and three reclinable seats in the second row. It houses a 12.3-inch digital driver's display and an 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment console with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Multiple airbags and a rear-view camera ensure the passengers' safety.
Citroen C5 Aircross: Pricing and availability
The pricing and availability details of the Citroen C5 Aircross in India will be announced at the launch event on April 7. It will be offered in Feel and Shine variants, and should cost around Rs. 30 lakh. You can read our review here: https://bit.ly/3sDy3zE.