Citroen debuted the C5 Aircross in India on 1 February. Now, a few months later, the carmaker is all set to launch the premium SUV in India on 7 April 2021. The carmaker has already started accepting bookings of the C5 Aircross for a token amount of Rs 50,000.
Under the hood, the C5 Aircross is offered with a diesel engine only. It gets a 2.0-litre engine that makes 177PS of power and 400Nm of peak torque mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. It has a claimed fuel economy of 18.6kmpl.
Citroen C5 Aircross will be offered in two variants: Feel and Shine. Standard features on offer include an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, dual-zone AC, a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, modular rear seats (three individual rear seats which are individually reclinable and adjustable), powered driver’s seat, tyre pressure monitoring system, auto-dimming IRVM, heated ORVMs, cruise control and puddle lamps. In the top-spec Shine variant, it will get additional features like a powered tailgate, LED headlamps and a panoramic sunroof.
The C5 Aircross in loaded on the safety front as well. It gets 6 airbags, blind-spot assist, ABS with EBD, traction control, electronic parking brake, hill launch assist, hill descent control, electronic stability control, front and rear parking sensors and ISOFIX child seat anchors. It also gets hands-free parking which means it can automatically and get in and out of a parking bay.
Citreon is expected to launch the C5 Aircross in India by March 2021. Prices are expected to start around Rs 30 lakh. It will take on likes of the upcoming Skoda Kodiaq and the Volkswagen Tiguan.