Deliveries of Citroen C5 Aircross SUV Commenced in India
French Auto Major Citroen announced that it has commenced the deliveries of its new C5 Aircross SUV in the Indian market. Citroen launched its first product the C5 Aircross in India earlier this month at a starting price of Rs 29.90 lakh (ex-showroom). In the month of March, Citroen C5 Aircross SUV Bookings Begin in India.
The flagship SUV from Citroen has been launched with four schemes – Pearl White, Tijuca Blue, Cumulus Grey, and Perla Nera Black. The new SUV is offered in two trims – Feel and Shine. This ‘Comfort Class SUV’ is assembled at the company’s plant in Thiruvallur, near Chennai. Citroen has expanded its dealer range and inaugurates six showrooms ahead of the C5 Aircross SUV launch.
Commenting on the start of deliveries, Mr. Roland Bouchara, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Citroen India, said, “The new Citroen C5 Aircross SUV embodies all the elements of the Citroen Advanced Comfort program. This ties up very well with our brand ethos of Citroen 360 degree comfort to enhance the overall customer experience.”
Bouchara further added, “We are focused on improving the well-being of people by the seamless customer experience, human-centricity and how well we are integrated digitally through our La Maison Citroen phygital network. Through our disruptive products and services, we are challenging the status-quo and reinventing the car buying and distribution model in India. With over 1000 pre-bookings till date, the C5 Aircross is clearly one of the most anticipated SUVs in India and we are looking forward to our journey in India.”
Citroen Future Sure Scheme
Citroen has announced a new Citroen Future Sure Scheme to make the ownership journey easy and comfortable for its customers in India. Under this innovative and comprehensive financing scheme, the interested customers can purchase a Citroen with a monthly payment of Rs.49,999. The package also includes features such as Routine Maintenance, Extended Warranty, Roadside assistance, and on-road financing for up to 5 years.
Citroen C5 Aircross SUV Specs
For a quick recap, The C5 Aircross gets a single 2.0-litre diesel engine pushing out 175bhp and 400Nm of peak torque and comes mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The SUV gets a unique and distinct fascia with a split headlamp setup. Other top features are the eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system, roof rails, 18-inch swirl-shaped alloy wheels, three independent rear seats, chrome border around the window frame, rectangular-shaped LED taillamps, and a roof-mounted spoiler, leather-wrapped steering wheel, a panoramic sunroof, hands-free tailgate, and many more.