KUALA LUMPUR: The new Citroen C3 Aircross sport utility vehicle (SUV) (pic) is expected to boost the French marque’s presence in Malaysia, due to continued growth in the SUV segment.
Priced at RM115,888 on-the-road without insurance, the C3 Aircross comes with a five-year or 120,000km warranty, 24-hour Roadside Assistance and exclusive one-year access to SkyLounge by Naza at Subang Skypark.
The first 100 buyers of the C3 Aircross get a three-year free service deal from Naza Euro Motors, in conjunction with Citroen’s 100th Year anniversary. “Bringing together all of Citroen’s expertise in cabin space, modular design and comfort, the C3 Aircross stands out in the B-segment SUV with its unique body styling.
“It is a spacious and versatile urban SUV that offers practicality, class-leading space and safety features distinctive to Citroen,” said Naza Euro Motors CEO Yasser Awan at the launch of the car at the Glasshouse, Seputeh. The C3 Aircross has a 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol PureTech engine which is mated to a six-speed auto transmission with Tiptronic, and is able to accelerate from 0 to 100kph in 10.4 seconds.
Highlights include keyless entry and push start, 17-inch alloy wheels, a reverse camera, a 7-inch touchscreen as well as an infotainment system with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, MirrorLink, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and USB. Adding to the interior’s stylish look are red touches on the air vents and steering wheel, Corinthe Grey dashboard finishing and aviation-styled handbrake.
The C3 Aircross has a five-star Euro NCAP safety rating and safety features include six airbags, electronic stability programme, electronic brake distribution, emergency brake assist, and two ISOFIX anchorages.