Wednesday, April 24, 2019
2019 Citroen C3 Aircross SUV Gets its Malaysian Launch - Priced at RM115,888.00 on-the-road without insurance
Naza Euro Motors Sdn Bhd, the official distributor of the Citroën cars in Malaysia have launced the All-New Citroën C3 Aircross SUV. The unique looking Citroen SUV will come with a pricetag of RM115,888.00 on-the-road without insurance and basically offers we Malaysians a touch of French flair in design and taste. Of course, being an SUV, it is practical too.
One variant is offered at the price stated above. The 2019 Citroen C3 Aircross SUV is powered by Citroen's PureTech 1.2liter turbocharged engine. It makes 112PS and has a maximum torque of 205 Nm from 1,500 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed auto transmission with Tiptronic driving the front wheels. Citroen claims a respectable top speed of 200 km/h and a 0 to 100km/h of 10.4 seconds.
The All-New Citroën C3 Aircross SUV the All-New Citroën C3 Aircross SUV has compact and high-set dimensions of 4.15m in length, 2.0m in width, and 1.64m in height coupled with its 2.6m long wheelbase make a well-proportioned SUV for better stability and passenger comfort. Bootspace is 410L and can be conveniently increased to an impressive load volume of 520L when the rear seats are sledded forward and boot floor lowered. With the front passenger seat folded down, objects as long as 2.40m can be loaded. The rear seats with its reclining feature can be adjusted to slide separately up to 15cm and be split 60/40.
In terms of styling, up front, the All-New Citroën C3 Aircross SUV sports Citroën’s classic graphic signature two-tier lights. The upper part consists of the halogen headlights with LED daytime-running lights connected to the unmistakable Citroen chevrons. At the rear, strong shoulders emphasise its width and muscular look of the SUV. The front and rear bumper topped by a protective skid plate. The Malaysian specced C3 Aircross is fitted with 17-inch diamond-cut “4Ever” alloy wheels.
The interior of the is designed to be flexible (as stated in the amount of bootspace above). In terms of equipment, there is an iintuitive 7-inch touchscreen at the center of the dashboard, integrated with the brand’s signature Citroën Connect Radio and compatible for use with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, MirrorLink, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and USB.
The interior features Urban Red ambience and a play of contrasts between dark colours throughout with a touch of the unique Urban Red band across 3D Quartz Grey fabric seats add character to the interior. Further complimenting the stylish look are red touches on the air vents and steering wheel, Corinthe Grey dashboard finishing and aviation-styled handbrake.
It also comes equipped with features such as keyless entry and push start, 6 airbags, Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Emergency Brake Assist (EBA), 2 ISOFIX anchorage, and iit has the 5-star Euro NCAP safety rating. A rear sensor and reverse camera provides the driver with a 180-degree view of their car’s surroundings with top view, round up the notable equipment features.
The All-New Citroën C3 Aircross SUV is available in two colour pack options for the Malaysian market - Orange and Black. The Black Colour Pack is offered with the Passion Red and Breathing Blue colour options which colours the side mirror caps, headlamp surroundings and roof bars black. Meanwhile, the Orange Colour Pack adds hints of orange on the same parts as Black Colour Pack but extends to the rear quarter window and wheel caps. Soft Sand and Natural White are offered in this colour pack.
The All-New Citroën C3 Aircross SUV is quite an award winning SUV. It has managed to win six international awards including the Autobest ‘Best Buy Car of Europe’ 2018 and Argus 2018 Award’s ‘Best Urban SUV’ and ‘Car of the Year’, Carbuyer’s ‘Best Small SUV 2019’, Company Car Today CCT100 2019’s ‘Compact Crossover of the Year’ and ‘Best Small SUV’ at the 2019 Business Motoring Awards.
As stated at the start, the C3 Aircross will be sold at RM115,888.00 on-the-road without insurance and comes with 5 years or 120,000km Peace Of Mind warranty, 24-hour Roadside Assistance and exclusive 1-year access to SkyLounge by NAZA at Subang Skypark.
Also in conjunction with Citroën’s 100 th Year Anniversary, Naza Euro Motors will be offering 3 Years FREE Service* to the first 100 units of the Citroën C3 Aircross SUV. Terms and conditions apply.