The update of half of life of the Citroën Aircross arrives these days in the brazilian market. Won visual improvements, in addition to an upgraded interior and a new engine 1.5 i with 93 hp. Removed the versions of Picasso.
Citroën Aircross gets its first aesthetic renewal after five years on the market. The improvements affect not only the exterior but also the interior, which received improvements at a visual level and on the equipment.
Visually, the designers brazilian were inspired by the C4 Cactus to develop the new front, which premieres a new optical format that is more thin and that now incorporate projectors, in addition to conform to along with the chrome grille, almost a unique piece. Something below include a daytime running lights LED – and integrated in the bumper are the fog lights.
In the posterior sector the most significant difference is related to the removal of the spare wheel outside in some of its versions, while the sides, include a few new stickers on the base of the doors, as a grab also some alloy wheels with diamond of new design, finished in graphite colour.
Citroën removed the Picasso and in its place added versions without spare wheel exterior.
The interior also features several upgrades. The outputs of the ventilation adopt a square format with rounded edges, while the panel wins a apply white color. Another of the novelties is related to the new instrument panel, in addition to a new system of information and entertainment, that in the later versions equipped is moved from the top of the panel, to a location far more logical, in addition to having earned a display with touch technology.
the range of The new Citroën Aircross 2016 for Brazil is articulated on the basis of four trim versions called Start, Live, Feel and Shine. Its standard equipment includes electric power steering, air conditioning, lifts crystals in electric and central locking. The finish Live added sound system with USB, auxiliary inputs and Bluetooth, plus roof bars, daytime running lights LED and alloy wheels of 16 inches.
The finish Feel in the meantime, adds to the foregoing the alarm, while the version equipped called Shine adds automatic climate control, multimedia system with touch-screen display and input for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, navigation system, camera back, upholstery in leather and parking sensors, among others. Within the new scheme, deleted versions Picasso, but the Start and Live without the spare tire eternal.
Under the hood there will be two options. The first of them is the same flex engine VTI 120 block 1.6-liter 16v which produces 122 hp when you use ethanol, which has received improvements for diminishing the consumption of fuel. But it also incorporates the flex engine 1.5 i that is also used by the C3, with a block of 1.5 liters and an output of 93 hp with ethanol. In terms of transmissions you may opt for a manual change of five marches or one auto of four, the latter only available with the engine of 1.6 liters.
The prices of the Citroën Aircross 2016 for Brazil are the following:
- Citroën AirCross 2016 Start 1.5 manual 49.990 real (13.327$)
- Citroën AirCross 2016 Live 1.5 manual 53.990 real (14.393$)
- Citroën AirCross 2016 Live 1.6 automatic 58.990 real (15.726$)
- Citroën AirCross 2016 Feel 1.6 manual 58.990 real (15.726$)
- Citroën AirCross 2016 Feel 1.6 automatic 63.290 real (16.873$)
- Citroën AirCross 2016 Shine 1.6 automatic 69.290 real (18.472$)