Citroën is launching an unprecedented offensive in SUVs in 2017, with the reveal of two new vehicles. Following the unveiling of C5 AIRCROSS at the Shanghai Motor Show, New Citroën C3 AIRCROSS is now stepping into the spotlight! This second, more compact SUV, will launch in Europe in Autumn 2017.
DISCOVER NEW C3 AIRCROSS IN VIDEO
Inspired by the C-Aircross concept revealed in early 2017, New Citroën C3 AIRCROSS continues the brand's SUV offensive. Naturally distinctive, its unique styling combines originality with robust strength, reflecting Citroën's DNA and the fundamentals of SUV design. Watch the video to discover more.
NEW GENERATION SUV
New Citroën C3 AIRCROSS stands apart in the world of SUVs with its fresh, powerful and original attitude.
Styling is robust and protective, with a high bonnet underlined by chrome-finish chevrons incorporating an LED light signature.
Prefigured by the C-Aircross concept, the rear quarterlights are made of polycarbonate with a coloured layer in the centre, creating a strong graphic contrast on each rear pillar.
You adopt an original, high driving position on board this SUV.
AT EASE ON ANY TERRAIN: GRIP CONTROL WITH HILL DESCENT ASSIST
Dominate the road with this SUV! With its raised clearance, large wheels and Grip Control with Hill Descent Assist, New Citroën C3 AIRCROSS is ready to take on all types of terrain.
With this feature you can modify the degree of traction to the terrain and control the vehicle speed when driving downhill, even on a steep slope.
A NIMBLE DRIVE IN THE CITY: PARK ASSIST WITH TOP REAR VISION MODE
At ease in the city and on the open road, C3 AIRCROSS makes everyday life easier. In the city, Park Assist technology makes light work of parking manceuvres.
The reversing camera with Top Rear Vision provides a 180° rear view of the area behind the vehicle on the 7’’ touch screen.
New C3 AIRCROSS strikes an original stance in this segment, with the muscular lines of its bonnet, which is both short and high. It conveys an impression of robust strength, with a light signature that attracts the eye at both front and rear. At the same time, it is non-aggressive, with its horizontal balance and generous contours.
This new SUV features Citroën's graphic signature using two tiered lights. These lights showcase the expressive front end and a light signature reflecting the identity of the brand new models.
At the rear, the strong shoulders of the C3 AIRCROSS underline its width and strength of character. The 3D-effect rear lights bear a familiar resemblance with New C3 and C-Aircross concept car.
A true SUV, New C3 AIRCROSS features wheel arches with extended wings and self-coloured lower sill panels for protection from minor impacts.
WITH 85 COMBINATIONS:
GO FOR COLOUR!
With eight body colours, three roof colours and four Colour Packs, New Citroën C3 AIRCROSS adapts to your personal taste. 85 combinations are available!
Nothing has been left to chance. The customisation concept extends to every detail: the quarterlights with their shutter effect and the roof bars add to the touches of colour provided by the coloured door mirrors, headlamp surrounds and wheel centre caps.
The cabin can also be customised with a choice of distinctive interior ambiances.
Five ambiences are available: standard, Metropolitan Grey, Urban Red, Hype Mistral and Hype Colorado. Each one has its own distinctive features, similar to those found in fashion or furnishings.
You can shake up classic colours or soften contrasts, exactly as you wish. A wide range of wheel designs are also available, with a collection of stylised 16-inch wheel covers and 16" or 17" diamond-cut alloy wheels.
CITROËN ADVANCED COMFORT®
Faithful to the Brand's DNA and our Citroën Advanced Comfort® programme, New C3 AIRCROSS benefits from all of Citroën's know-how and provides drivers and passengers with unrivalled travelling comfort.
The aim is to make each journey in the C3 AIRCROSS more pleasant and enjoyable by filtering out all outside disturbances, cocoon-like. The standard-setting comfort on board the C3 AIRCROSS is demonstrated in:
• seat comfort, large wide seating provides great comfort
• suspension comfort, with classic Citroën settings for all driving conditions
• sound comfort, with meticulous soundproofing and acoustics
COLOUR HEAD-UP DISPLAY
With the head-up display, the driver can see key driving information continuously without taking their eyes off the road. Information is displayed in colour on a retractable panel in the driver's line of vision.
WIRELESS SMARTPHONE CHARGING
The Citroën C3 AIRCROSS features intuitive connectivity. The central console features a dedicated storage compartment for wireless smartphone charging. Compatible smartphone apps are also accessible from the 7" touch screen through the Mirror Screen function, with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The Mirror Screen function includng Android Auto, Apple Car Play™ and MirrorLink® lets you take advantage of the multimedia content and apps of your smartphone in safety, by duplicating them onto the 7-inch touch screen for easy use.
This new-generation navigation function comes with connected services such as TomTom Traffic, for real-time traffic information, service station and car park location and prices, weather forecasts, and a local point-of-interest search function.
CITROËN CONNECT BOX
This service (or emergency call) lets you call a specialised help desk in the event of a breakdown or accident. Combined with Citroën Connect Nav, Citroën Connect Box makes it possible to benefit from connected navigation without using its smartphone.
5 EFFICIENT ENGINES
A wide range of new-generation efficient, economical engines combine advanced technology with a promise to take you away from it all. This SUV is available with a PureTech petrol engine (82, 110 and 130) or BlueHDi diesel engine (100 and 120).
An EAT6 automatic gearbox linked to the Stop & Start function is available with the PureTech 110 petrol engine while the PureTech 130 petrol engine and BlueHDi 120 diesel engine ship with a 6-speed manual gearbox.