is Already here in official form the Citroen C3 WRC. This model was presented in prototype form a few months ago and we can see the final version. Will be in charge of to compete for the French brand in the World Championship Rally and his debut is set for next Rally Monte carlo, within a month. What is certain is that there are hardly any changes and keeps intact its spectacular, at the same level as their rivals.
Because the season 2017 WRC comes with many changes and figures that are frightening. This C3 WRC and the rest of the car will be a turbo engine of four cylinders and 1.6 liters. Thanks to the flanges of admission of 36 mm (before 33 mm), its power increases until the 380 HP and 400 Nm of torque. All this for a reduced weight of 1,190 kg (1.350 kg with pilot and co-pilot). You get a ratio of power-to-weight of 3.1 kg/HP.
At a glance, the Citroën C3 WRC imposes quite a bit. Although it takes as the basis of C3 in the street, your chassis grows to 55 mm and its body is much wider. One of the points on which more has been worked is the aerodynamics. Presents a bumper of great dimensions, air inlets in many parts of the body, some flaps aerodynamic and a huge rear spoiler that comes out of the ceiling.
With this racing machine, Citroën wants to climb to the top of the podium in the next season. For this to be recorded in the WRC between two and four cars, having the following pairings: Kris Meeke Paul Nagle, Craig Breen with Scott Martin, Stéphane Lefebvre with Gabin Moreau and Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi with Chris Patterson. we’ll See your behavior in a month in the Monte carlo Rally.
Source – Citroën
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