Talking about the design, its logo can be seen in the middle of the front part of this car. The company’s signature grille has been given in its front part and the headlight has been kept on both the sides and the fog light has been kept in its upper part. Its number plate is placed in the middle and the grill is kept in the upper and lower parts.
Along with this, many lines are seen on the bonnet. It has been given ORVMs on both the sides and roof rails are seen in it, this model could be the base variant due to which steel wheels have been seen in it. At the same time, thin tail lights are seen in the rear part, while the stop light has been given in the upper part in the middle.
Talking about the interiors, the Citroen C3 gets a 1-litre glove box, two 2-litre door pockets at the front and rear. Along with this, storage in the central console, two cup holders have been given in the back which acts as a smartphone holder. It gets 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, digital instrument cluster, climate control, USB socket, control buttons on the steering, connected technology, cruise control etc.
The SUV offers 315 liters of boot space and 653 mm of legroom, which is the biggest in its segment. Along with this, 991 mm of headroom has been given. It gets 180 mm of ground clearance and can be made available in four color options Ice White, Platinum Grey, Artens Grey, Zesty Orange.
Citroen has not revealed its engine. We estimate that this SUV can be brought with the 1.2-litre turbo-charged engine. This engine provides power of 108 bhp at 5500 rpm and torque of 205 Newton meter at 1500 rpm. It has been given a 6 speed torque converter automatic gearbox. The Citroen C3 SUV is based on the company’s common modular platform, in which many products of Citroen and Peugeot have been prepared.
The platform has been heavily localised, the company has already announced that the upcoming models will be brought to the petrol engine only. It can be brought with the Flex Engine option. The Citroen C3 SUV is a sub-compact SUV with a size of less than 4-metres. Let us tell you that the demand for cars in this segment in India is increasing day by day. In the last few years, the subcompact SUV has become the most loved SUV segment.
This small SUV will be brought with 78 different accessories options. Along with this, some more modern features and equipment can also be given, this is going to be the first mass model of the company. Prior to this, the company sells the C5 Aircross in the Indian market which is a premium SUV and its sale is only in limited numbers.
The Citroen C3 SUV is going to be an important model for the company, due to which the company is leaving no stone unturned in its testing. It is difficult for a foreign company to understand the problems of Indian customers and hence the company is not ignoring it.