NEW CITROËN C3 AIRCROSS SUV: 90,000 ORDERS AND A NEW “RIP CURL” SPECIAL EDITION!
A fresh arrival in the compact SUV segment, New C3 Aircross stands apart through its singular attitude, customisation possibilities and top-level comfort, this last illustrating the Citroën Advanced Comfort ® programme. C3 Aircross is an SUV with a unique personality, standing as the most spacious and modular model in its class. In less than nine months it has become a key model on the market, having already attracted nearly 90,000 customers in Europe, nearly 35,000 of whom in France. It is now available as a new Rip Curl special edition model based on the Feel trim level. The special edition lends an extra dose of character through exclusive exterior and interior styling features and comes with an extensive set of equipment to make everyday driving easier, including Citroën Connect Nav 3D on a 7” touchscreen with the Mirror Screen system, as well as the Citroën Connect Box, automatic air conditioning and Grip Control with Hill Assist Descent. New C3 Aircross SUV joins the “family” of models featuring the Rip Curl logo comprising C4, Grand C4 SpaceTourer and SpaceTourer, Each of these models possesses modern and high-tech body styling and practical, roomy interiors, making them ideal for long journeys in complete comfort. A model size is available for all needs. New C3 Aircross SUV Rip Curl is available starting at 22 600 euros in France.
C3 AIRCROSS SUV: ALREADY A KEY PLAYER WITH 90,000 ORDERS
Launched in late 2017, New C3 Aircross has established a strong position in the compact SUV segment in less than nine months through its singularity, inspired by the expectations of customers in the segment. With its unique, customisable looks, benchmark liveability and peerless modularity, as well as 12 driver assistance systems and four connectivity features that make life easier, it is not surprising that customers are “falling in love” with the model. An ambassador of the Citroën Advanced Comfort® programme, C3 Aircross SUV fits into a contemporary lifestyle, providing on-board comfort and an unprecedented driving experience. Equally at ease in town and out on the open road, the model's athletic abilities are enhanced by the Grip Control® function with Hill Assist Descent.
New C3 Aircross now ranks as a key player in the segment, having already won over nearly 90,000 customers in Europe, of whom nearly 35,000 in France. Motorists are attracted to its body styling and fresh and optimistic design, making for a cheerful presence. That state of mind is underscored by the model’s customisation possibilities, which customers can use to make a car in their own image. New C3 Aircross SUV sales are 30% for the two-tone offer and 25% for the Color Pack. Through its versatility, New C3 Aircross SUV is a transition model that appeals to young families and seniors who see it as the perfect partner for their multifaceted lifestyles.
C3 AIRCROSS SUV RIP CURL: A BORN ADVENTURER
Citroën and Rip Curl are continuing their collaborative effort in 2018 with a new model that stands as the ideal partner for adventure on the strength of its powerful design, comfort and extreme versatility. After C4 SpaceTourer Rip Curl and Grand C4 SpaceTourer Rip Curl in January and SpaceTourer Rip Curl in June, Citroën and Rip Curl are today unveiling the C3 Aircross SUV Rip Curl special edition. The event marks a new step forward in the collaborative venture, based on modern, high-tech and eminently stylish products.
The partnership between Citroën and Rip Curl is a natural encounter between two brands that develop high-tech and stylish products to enhance the well-being and leisure pursuits of their customers. Driven by a shared affinity for creativity and innovation, here the two brands are expressing their thirst for adventure and the exploration of unknown ground: that which Rip Curl calls “The Search”. It was a natural move for the two brands to work together on C3 Aircross SUV, which boasts all the appeal of an SUV and delivers extra liveability and modularity. The model upholds the values of adventure in complete freedom. With excellent handling and on-road performance together with practical technology, New C3 Aircross SUV harnesses all of Citroën’s expertise in design, interior space, and comfort.
A true SUV in terms of its body design, large wheels, protective components, raised ground clearance and high-set driving position, New C3 Aircross SUV has all the attributes of a born adventurer. By once again joining forces with Rip Curl, whose name alone has evoked the world of surf since 1969, Citroën is boosting the spirit of adventure of C3 Aircross SUV with a more expressive and singular version for lifestyles focused on relaxation and adventure. That philosophy is completely in tune with the Rip Curl brand, founded in Torquay, Australia.
C3 AIRCROSS RIP CURL: POWERFUL PERSONALITY AND BROAD RANGE OF COMFORT EQUIPMENT
New C3 Aircross compact SUV is now available in a Rip Curl special edition. The special edition capitalises on the car’s unique shape, powerful and fresh attitude, and its passenger compartment, which shows off Citroën’s unrivalled know-how with regard to space, modularity and brightness. The Rip Curl special edition is particularly attractive, bringing out the best in C3 Aircross SUV in terms of looks and available with an extensive set of equipment based on the core-range Feel trim level, supplemented by extra kit.
New C3 Aircross compact SUV Rip Curl special edition is characterised by:
- All the personality of C3 Aircross with design based on the Feel trim level: gloss black roof bars, grey front and rear protective fairing, and, specifically on this special edition model: 17’’ 4 EVER diamond-cut alloy wheels, along with lively touches of colour with the Rip Curl Blue Color Pack, which includes the headlight surrounds and door-mirror housings and features a special, intense and vibrant blue shade that enlivens the body styling and suggests ocean freshness. To satisfy all tastes, this special edition presented in Natural White is also compatible with 4 body colours available in the catalogue: Cosmic Silver, Ink Black, Misty Grey, Sand. It is also available with an optional two-tone Ink Black roof. The Rip Curl White Color Pack is also available as an option, replacing the Rip Curl Blue Color Pack on the headlight surrounds and door-mirror housings, substituting white for blue and featuring a white design on the roof bars. The Rip Curl logo sports a decal on each side of the front door.
Inside, New C3 Aircross SUV gains special interior ambience Rip Curl consisting of flecked grey fabric highlighted by white overstitching and a blue strip on the upper part of the seats in the same theme as the touches of colour outside, with also specific front and rear carpet. The cabin ambience suggests comfort while the touch of blue lends a freshness and energy redolent of outdoor sports.
- The special edition brings motorists more to make their everyday lives easier. It is based on the Feel trim level (air conditioning, fog lamps with static cornering lights, electric heated door mirrors, etc.) and gains an extensive array of comfort equipment including:
- Citroën Connect Nav 3D on a 7” touchscreen including TomTom navigation, voice recognition and connected services (traffic info, service stations, car parks, weather, etc.).
- The Mirror Screen function compatible with Android Auto, Apple Car Play™ and MirrorLink® for enjoying multimedia content and smartphone apps in complete safety by replicating and controlling them on the 7” touchscreen.
- Citroën Connect Box with SOS Pack and assistance included.
- The “City Pack” including front and rear power windows, electric folding door mirrors, and rear parking assistance to make everyday city parking and driving easier.
- The Auto Pack comprising automatic air conditioning, an automatic front wiper and an electrochrome rear-view mirror.
- Grip Control®, which strengthens traction according to driving conditions (snow, sand, mud), together with the Hill Assist Descent function that automatically manages vehicle speed on strong inclines. The 17” alloy wheels are equipped with Mud & Snow tyres, giving C3 Aircross better grip.
- The opening panoramic glass sunroof for a light-bathed interior.
Latest-generation frugal and efficient engines. Available with a manual or automatic gearbox on the brand’s core-range petrol engines (PureTech 110 S&S 6sp-manual, PureTech 110 S&S EAT6, PureTech 130 S&S 6sp-manual) and diesel engine (BlueHDi 100 S&S 6sp-manual, BlueHDi 120 S&S EAT6), New C3 Aircross Compact SUV Rip Curl brings drivers and passengers at-the-wheel pleasure, economy and respect for the environment. New C3 Aircross compact SUV is the perfect life partner for everyday city driving, weekend getaways and holidays further afield.
- Attractive pricing starting at 22 600 euros. New C3 Aircross compact SUV Rip Curl is now available to order across the Citroën France network:
- Citroën C3 Aircross Rip Curl - PureTech 110 S&S 6sp-manual from 22 600 euros,
- Citroën C3 Aircross Rip Curl - PureTech 110 S&S EAT6 from 24 000 euros,
- Citroën C3 Aircross Rip Curl - PureTech 130 S&S 6sp-manual from 23 500 euros,
- Citroën C3 Aircross Rip Curl - BlueHDi 100 S&S 6sp-manual from 24 150 euros,
- Citroën C3 Aircross Rip Curl - BlueHDi 120 S&S EAT6 from 26 650 euros
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