Don’t you like it when new things pop up to inject the some vibrancy into the same cycle of motions? If you do, you’d probably appreciate the presence of this new compact SUV – even if you don’t buy one.
Citroen C3 Aircross 1.2L
1,199cc; 3-cylinder turbo
112 hp @ 5,500 rpm
205 Nm @ 1,500 rpm
0 – 100 km/h; Top Speed
10.4 seconds; 200 km/h
Price (OTR without insurance)
It comes with a 1.2-litre 3-cylinder PureTech turbocharged engine making 112 hp and 205 Nm of torque. The engine is paired with a 6-speed automatic gearbox with fuel consumption rated at 5.3L/100km.
Features wise, the C3 Aircross is not one to be overlooked. You get keyless entry with push-start feature, cruise control, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity on the 7-inch infotainment system with the only let down being the singular USB port.
As for the funky exterior, the C3 Aircross is finished with 17-inch wheels, tail lights with 3D effect, LED daytime running lights and halogen headlamps.
Safety wise, the C3 Aircross comes with six airbags, Electronic Stability Programme, Electronic Brake Force Distribution along with ABS and Brake Assist.
If that isn’t enticing enough, the C3 Aircross comes with a 3-year free service package for the first 100 units while the rest comes with a 5-year/120,000km warrant with roadside assistance.