As the news from Citroen said, 2018 Citroen C5 Aircross proves that crossovers in C-series grows and changes during the time. That is the simplest description of the new cute car in this series, which has been enlarged, redesigning and drastically changed the equipment and engine over the years. However, changing the design and exterior look as well as inside size is not the only which is important to say this time. The best thing is new equipment and many devices in the cabin of the car which changes the feeling of the driving and enjoying in comfort traveling.
These great changes are noticed when the manufacturer showed 2018 Citroen C5 Aircross at Auto Show in Geneva in March and they showed that design of this car is literally amazing. The massive front end has undergone many changes, keeping the recognizable sign and front grille, with the chromatic two lines which make a famous logo. Almost invisible LED front lights are so thin that goes almost under the line of the hood. Below them is plastic bottom with the two trapezoidal air intakes rounded in red. The similar resolution is below the doors, as the doorstep, needed for the high crossover as Aircross is.
As the manufacturer has enlarged the size of the 2018 Citroen C5 Aircross, the cabin became wider and longer, so the grown passengers will perfectly fit even in the second row. The cabin is equipped with the great modern devices, like the air pollution detectors, which prevent inhaling the bad gases in the cabin. The modernly designed cabin has a large dashboard with the 12.3-inch touchscreen and perfect button layout with the details in the red color made of the leather. Together with the other things, there are important high-tech innovations, like iPhone and Android connection.
The engine in 2018 Citroen C5 Aircross is powerful and strong but still controlled 1.5-liter turbocharged petrol one with the 160 horsepower matched with the six-speed automatic transmission. The other version is 1.2-liter three-cylinder petrol engine and the third one, although still not confirmed 1.5-liter diesel engine with more than 300 horsepower. All these options will be available in Europe. All versions send a force to the front wheels, and we still do not have information if there will be offered an all-wheel option.
2018 Citroen C5 Aircross Price and Release Date
At the end of 2017, we can expect to see 2018 Citroen C5 Across in China, while the other markets will get their versions at the beginning of 2018. Starting price is around $23,000.
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