A sparking new restyled Citroen C1 has arrived for 2012

A sparking new restyled Citroen C1 has arrived for 2012. New features include Co2 emissions from just 99g/km, LED daytime running lights, a CD audio system with Citroens integrated Connecting Box (Bluetooth® system with USB socket) and an Electronic Gearbox System with steering-mounted paddles.

The new Citroen C1 will debut at the Brussels Motor Show on 10th January and will be available in the UK from April 2012. The new Citroen C1 boasts a special launch colour of Botticelli blue. The range of colours includes Scarlet red, Electra blue, Lipizzan white, Caldera black and two grey tones; one light, Gallium grey, and one dark, Carlinite grey. Citroën has also finished the grille with a chrome strip available from the mid-range trim level.

The New Citroën C1 is powered by a three-cylinder petrol engine developing 68hp it is equipped with a manual gearbox and the new Citroën C1 1.0i boasts improved fuel economy of up to 65.7mpg over a combined cycle. The improve emissions make the new Citroen C1 congestion charge exempt.