Citroen reveal new C1 details
By Kyle Lindsay
Friday, March 14, 2014 - 14:45
CONFIRMED: C1 will be priced from £8,245
Citroen’s new C1 will be priced from £8,245 when hitting showrooms in July, it has been confirmed.
Purchasable in Touch, Feel and Flair trims with the new Airscape versions specified in Feel and Flair, the city car’s engines include the VTi 68 and VTi 82 petrols.
The former can be paired with either five-speed manual or five-speed automatic manual Efficient Tronic Gearbox (ETG), or as an e-VTI 68 Airdream five-speed manual with Stop and Start.
Meanwhile, the latter three-cylinder ‘PureTech’ engine comes with five-speed manual transmission.
It will be available in three or five-door form, with a choice of three wheel designs, four upholstery finishes and eight body colours, including four metallic options.
The fabric roof will also be available in three colours for the Airscape models.
Standard specification on the entry Touch trim will include ABS, EBA, ESP, power steering, high frequency remote central locking, electric front windows, six airbags, an MP3 compatible audio system, a USB socket and LED daytime running lights.
Feel models add air conditioning, DAB, seven-inch Touch Drive interface with Mirror Screen technology and steering mounted controls, and body-coloured door mirrors and door handles.
Meanwhile, range-topping Flair variants boast 15inch ‘Planet’ alloy wheels, speed limiter, rev counter, reversing camera, electrically heated and adjustable door mirrors, leather steering wheel and dark tinted rear windows.
Optional extras on the C1 include automatic air conditioning, automatic headlights, keyless entry and start, and styling details such as black leather upholstery and various interior colour packs.