Citroën is launching an unprecedented offensive in SUVs in 2017, with the reveal of two new vehicles. Following the unveiling of C5 AIRCROSS SUV at the Shanghai Motor Show, Citroën C3 AIRCROSS is now stepping into the spotlight! This second, more compact SUV, will launch in Europe in Autumn 2017.
DISCOVER C3 AIRCROSS IN VIDEO
Inspired by the C-Aircross concept revealed in early 2017, 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
Citroën C3 AIRCROSS SUV 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, Citroën C3 AIRCROSS SUV 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 WITH PARK ASSIST WITH TOP REAR VISION MODE
At ease in the city and on the open road, C3 AIRCROSS SUV makes everyday life easier. In the city, Park Assist technology makes light work of parking manœuvres.
The reversing camera with Top Rear Vision provides a 180° rear view of the area behind the vehicle on the 7’’ touch screen.
ULTRA-MODULAR & HABITABLE
With its tall, ingenious layout, Citroën C3 AIRCROSS SUV combines class leading interior space with exceptional comfort: 5 seats with generous leg and head room.
The exceptionally spacious boot has a capacity of 410 litres, which can be increased to 520 litres with the 2/3-1/3 rear bench.
For full modularity, as an option, the front passenger seat can be folded to increase the load length to 2.4 metres.
ROBUST, PROTECTIVE DESIGN
C3 AIRCROSS SUV 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 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 C3 AIRCROSS SUV underline its width and strength of character. The 3D-effect rear lights bear a familiar resemblance with C3 and C-Aircross concept car.
A true SUV, 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, Citroën C3 AIRCROSS SUV 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 ambiances 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, C3 AIRCROSS SUV 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 SUV more pleasant and enjoyable by filtering out all outside disturbances, cocoon-like. The standard-setting comfort on board the C3 AIRCROSS SUV 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
BOOT VOLUME CAN BE INCREASED TO 520 LITRES
Limits on passenger luggage are a thing of the past, C3 Aircross SUV has the largest boot in the segment.
The boot's standard volume of 410 litres can be increased to 520 litres thanks to the split rear sliding seats. The boot is easily accessible via the large-opening tailgate and benefits from a low loading sill.
Total load volume with the rear seats folded down is an impressive 1,289 litres.
Strong on everyday practicality, C3 Aircross SUV also features a removable luggage shelf that can be stored in a vertical position behind the rear bench for transporting tall objects
A further ingenious touch is the dual-height mobile boot floor which provides a flat floor when the rear seats are folded down.
OPENING PANORAMIC GLASS ROOF
With the large glazed area (almost one metre in length inside the cabin) and wide opening, the cabin is exceptionally bright and airy, creating a sensation of well-being, whether the roof is uncovered or closed.
Each journey becomes an experience in its own right.
Two intuitive electric buttons let the driver reveal the glass roof or adjust the blind in order to regulate the level of brightness inside the cabin.
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
Citroën C3 AIRCROSS SUV 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.
GRIP CONTROL WITH HILL DESCENT ASSIST
Equipped with Grip Control® for improved traction and special 16-inch and 17-inch mud-and-snow tyres, C3 Aircross SUV offers a highly modular drive and adapts to all types of roads, whatever the condition and surface.
Safety is enhanced in all circumstances through five driving modes. Drivers can leave the Grip Control system on automatic via Standard mode or select between Sand, All-Road, Snow or ESP OFF modes.
Combined with Grip Control®, the Hill Descent Assist function maintains the car at a reduced speed even on steep inclines. This technology keeps C3 Aircross SUV on the right trajectory while limiting the risk of slippage as the car descends a slope.
The Mirror Screen function including 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 the 2018 International award winning 110hp and 130hp PureTech petrol engine as well as the PureTech 82hp and the BlueHDi diesel engines (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.
CITROËN C3 AIRCROSS SUV MINIATURES
Citroën C3 Aircross SUVs robust and bold design has been brilliantly represented in 5, 1/64 scale miniature models and 2, 1/43 scale models. With colours ranging from Spicy Orange, Soft Sand and Breathing Blue you can purchase the perfect miniature C3 Aircross SUV for your collection.
1/64 price: €5.00
1/43 price: €37.00