New Citroen C1 at Geneva Motor Show
City car available in three and five door versions
The latest Citroen C1 will premiere at the Geneva Motor Show next month, this new city car will be available in three and five door versions with an open top body style named ‘Airscape’ also being introduced. The Citroen C1 city car has always been popular, more than 760,000 have been sold since the car was launched in 2005. This new design focuses on design, comfort, technology and efficiency.
The front end of the new model features the key characteristics of the new brand models, with the New Citroën C1’s two-part headlamps and round inserts creating a smiling front end. The C1’s vertical daytime running LED lights create a signature that emphasises the car’s cheerful design and strong character. Lighting effects continue at the rear, with a glass tailgate and square lights creating a 3D effect. The New Citroën C1 is offered in eight exterior colours; Caldéra Black, Gallium Grey, Carlinite Grey, Olive Brown, Lipizan White, Smalt Blue, Scarlet Red and Sunrise Red and can also be personalised with bi-tone colour options. There are also two special launch versions available with different body and roof colours; Olive Brown roof and Lipizan White body.
The new soft-top version, Airscape, is also bi-toned. Contrasting with the body colour, the soft top is available in a choice of three colours; Sunrise Red, Black or Grey. Even better are the fabulous 14’’ or 15’’ wheel covers or the 15’’ diamond-tipped alloy wheels which complete the new look.
The interior of the new Citroën C1 is bright and airy with a colourful ambience. Designed with clean, structured lines, the dashboard features bright colours on the multimedia panel, air vent trim and gear lever base. The door panels also include body-coloured inserts. There is generous space inside plus storage compartments throughout the cabin with cup holders and a glovebox able to hold a one-litre bottle and with a lid for greater peace of mind. The boot is of a decent size with easy access, the boot capacity increase to 780 litres when the rear seats are folded
The new Citroën C1 also has a range of comfort features, such as automatic air conditioning, heated seats and, for the 3-door version, memory settings for the front seats. New electric power steering delivers a precise and enjoyable drive with smooth, satisfying and sharp steering both in the city and on the open road.
If you fancy the open top version you wont be disappointed, the large soft top is operated by easy to use power controls giving you the sensation of freedom on the open road. The Citroen C1 boasts efficiency as well as delivering low servicing costs. It is available with a choice of two of the latest generation petrol engines.