French men are known to manufacturer unique cars. Here in India, this started with the Renault and now the newest carmaker from France is the Citroen. The Citroen C5 Aircorss is the first vehicle that will decide the fate of this carmaker in our competitive automobile market.
That said, Citroen C5 is one of the most comfortable vehicles to arrive here. So, to make things a little less stressful, here are 10 most googled questions about the C5 Aircross.
Is Citroen C5 Aircross a 4X4?
Well, the C5 Aircross here in India comes only with one drivetrain. And this drivetrain comes in a 4X2 configuration. Nevertheless, here is something extra. The Aircross’s chassis is capable of handling a 4X4 drivetrain and this crossover does offer the same in the international markets.
Where is Citroen C5 Aircross made?
This french car is coming to India as a CKD “Completely Knocked-Down” unit. So, all the major parts are manufactured in Rennes, which is a small city in France. Next, the components are imported and assembled in Thiruvallur plant in Tamil Nadu, India.
Does Citroen C5 have ventilated seats?
For the price, we were expecting the Citroen C5 to come with ventilated seats. But alas it is sad to say that the SUV does not get this comforting feature in its portfolio.
What is the expected price of Citroen C5 Aircross?
The Citroen C5 Aircross being a CKD unit it’ll likely be priced high when compared to its rivals. Not as his as a CBU, but still high is high. That said, the C5 is arriving in two variants. The entry-level is the ‘Feel’ and ‘Shine’ happens to be the top of the line trim. We can expect the vehicle to be priced anywhere between ₹25-₹30 Lakhs (ex-showroom).
Does The Citroen C5 Aircross have a sunroof?
Whether the car has comforting features or not, one thing is for sure that’ll grab a lot of attention, i.e. a sunroof. And we are super delighted to inform that the C5 Aircross gets a sunroof. Additionally, It is not just a conventional sunroof roof but a panoramic sunroof. Get excited people!
Who will rival the Citroen C5 Aircross?
C5 Aircross is surely priced a little high but when we consider its rivals, the price is justifiable. For the most part, the Hyundai Tuscon is one of the serious rivals of this vehicle. Because of the styling, the C5 looks a size smaller but on the contrary, this SUV is larger in all dimensions than the Hyundai. Also, it rivals the likes of Jeep Compass and Skoda Karoq.
What is the tentative launch date of the Citroen C5 Aircross?
On 1st February Citroen unveiled its first vehicle for India. Since then we now know what all the C5 Aircorss will offer. With that out of our way, we can expect the Aircross to launch somewhere in the first half of 2021, March to be Precise (tentative).
What are the colours Citroen C5 will be available with?
As of now, the Citroen C5 Aircross boasts of 4 colours. Also, all the mentioned colours come with a black roof depending upon the variant opted.
- Cumulus Grey
- Pearl White
- Tijuca Blue
- Perla Nera
Is Citroen C5 available with a petrol engine?
Like we explained about the drivetrain, the petrol engine has a similar story. Yes! the C5 Aircross does come with a petrol engine but not in India. Those are the international market where Citroen manufacturers C5 with petrol as well as a diesel engine. Here, it is only the diesel that the Citroen C5 will come with.
What powers the Citroen C5 Aircross?
Under the hood, this Citroen will only offer a diesel engine. The motor is a 2.0-litre turbo diesel that is capable of producing a whopping 177hp of max power versus 400Nm of peak torque. Setting the power down on the road is an 8-speed automatic transmission (Torque Converter).
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