Citroen C5 Aircross To Get 3% Pricier From Jan 1

Citroen C5 Aircross To Get 3% Pricier From Jan 1

Price hikes continue in the Indian car market. After Maruti Suzuki, Audi, and a few other carmakers, Citroen are joining in on the price hike phenomenon. The French carmaker will increase the prices of the C5 Aircross by 3% from January 1, 2022. This will make the SUV dearer by about Rs. 1.0 lakh come the new year.

Citroen C5 Aircross

Here’s an estimated price increase for the C5 Aircross variants:

Variants

Current Prices

Increase

New Prices (Est.)

Feel

Rs. 31,30,000

Rs. 94,000

Rs. 32,24,500

Feel Dual Tone

Rs. 31,80,000

Rs. 95,400

Rs. 32,75,400

Shine

Rs. 32,80,000

Rs. 98,500

Rs. 33,78,500

Also read: Maruti Suzuki Price Hike For 2022

The C5 Aircross is already among the costliest SUV in its segment. For this upcoming price hike, Citroen blame the increase in commodity prices and international freight costs or the transportation expenses.

Also read: Audi Price Hike For 2022

Other factors, which are giving carmakers an excuse to increase the car prices are:

  • Global pandemic

  • Semiconductor chip shortage

  • Supply chain issues and higher costs

  • Increase in costs of raw material

  • A drastic increase in demand

  • Limited production capacity

For December month, Citroen are offering their customers some benefits like insurance at Re. 1, a complimentary smart care package that includes free minor repairing for 1 year, and EMI options starting from Rs 33,333 per month.

Citroen C5 Aircross competes with Jeep Compass, Hyundai Tucson and Volkswagen Tiguan, which was launched yesterday.

Also read: 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan launched At Rs. 32.0 Lakh

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Mahesh Yadav

Mahesh is a fan of compact, quirky and underrated vehicles that punch above their weight. Multix, Nano, Strom R3 and Navi are his favorites.

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