First official images of the Citroën C3 WRC 2017

¡you To all of you the new Citroën C3 WRC! The World Rally Car that Citroën Racing will use in the season 2017 World Rally has completed his first test on the test track of the PSA Group in Chateau Lastours, scenario is very appealing-and a little discreet – to make his debut this model. So much so that to the plethora of photos and leaks published by various media, Citroën Racing has been forced to publish the first official photos of the mule test. Kris Meeke was in charge of to get behind the wheel of the C3 WRC in this first test after the shakedown held in Satory.


The margin of the camouflage paint and the elements covered by
Citroën Racing to show the smallest details possible, these first
photos allow you to confirm the first key of the B618, internal code
you have received this new World Rally Car. The future Citroën C3 WRC is based without any
doubt in the bodywork of five doors of the new C3
, which will be
presented at the Paris Salon. Under its bonnet hides a 1.6 engine
Turbo new design
, but inherits all the learning and some
solutions of the engine of Citroën C-Elysee TC1, vehicle of the World
Passenger cars (WTCC).

on A visual level and not able to enter data extremely accurate, what is clear is that the Citroën C3 evolves in its
forms in relation to the current DS3 WRC
. It is wider, it presents a spoiler
front bigger and a grill more muscular. With the steps of
wheel largest, perhaps the great differentiator is its still
larger rear spoiler
, one of the hallmarks of the new
technical regulations of the season 2017. With a hundred miles
completed by the hand of Kris Meeke, you can say that the race
until 2017 has begun to Citroën Racing

You want to see more about our new #WRC? Watch this…#Test1
— Citroën Racing (@CitroenRacing) April 15, 2016

The news item First official images of the Citroën C3 WRC 2017 was originally published in by Fernando Sancho.