Citroën C5 Aircross SUV hybrid now available to order
The order books for the new Citroën C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid have opened with pricing starting from just £35,340 MRRP OTR and first customer deliveries expected from mid-year 2020.
This marks the beginning of the brand’s exciting electrification offensive, which will see all Citroën models offered with either a battery electric (BEV) or plug-in hybrid (PHEV) variant, in addition to internal combustion engines (ICE), by 2025.
Citroën C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid comes with a powerful and adaptable new powertrain, with a PureTech 180 Stop & Start petrol engine and an 80kW electric motor, combined with a new ë-EAT8 automatic gearbox, to offer the equivalent of up to 225hp and a smooth, comfortable and serene driving experience that is synonymous with a Citroën. The combined petrol engine and electric motor produces CO2 of just 32-33g/km and fuel efficiency of up to 168mpg on a combined cycle, (WLTP certified, dependent on version).
It has three driving modes; electric, hybrid and sport. In electric, the car uses only the battery-powered electric motor and has a range of up to 34miles (WLTP certified).
In hybrid, the car chooses the best mix of electric and petrol propulsion to suit the driving style whilst optimising efficiency; while in sport the car combines the power of electric and petrol motors to offer outstanding performance.
New C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid can be specified in two well-appointed trim levels, ‘Flair’ and ‘Flair Plus’, with all models enjoying standard equipment including: Citroën Connect Nav with 3 year subscription to TomTom® Live Traffic, active blind spot monitoring, active lane keeping assist, active safety brake, front and rear parking sensors and a 180° colour reversing camera. In addition, ‘Flair Plus’ models boast a half-leather interior, an electric driver’s seat, a motorised hands-free tailgate, active cruise control and 19-inch ‘Art’ bi-tone alloy wheels.