The international reveal of the Citroën C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid during early November marks a key moment in Citroën’s electric vehicles offensive and the beginning of an exciting new era for the Brand. The order books for the Citroën C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid will open in February 2020 with deliveries to commence during June. On The Road prices will start from £35,340.
New Citroën C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid is our first plug-in hybrid model. It is the first model in our low-emission vehicle offensive, which will lead to a 100% electrified range by 2025. It combines all the advantages of a 100% electric drive for shorter daily trips offering a range up to 31 miles* with the versatility an internal-combustion engine offers for longer journeys whilst achieving CO2 emissions of only 39 grams*.
* Estimated data, provided for information purposes only, subject to WLTP certification in progress. Certification pending.
Charging from a dedicated charging point at home or out and about allows you to charge the battery fully in less than two hours (based on a 32A charging point). Using either the touchscreen in the car, or the MyCitroën app, you can programme and delay charging so you can benefit from off-peak electricity prices.
The EAT8 8-speed gearbox has been optimised for the hybrid driving experience, with super smooth gear changes and the addition of a braking mode that recharges the batteries as the driver lifts their foot.
New Citroën C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid retains the powerful, strong and energetic personality of an SUV. Subtle Anodised Blue highlights (front bumper insert and Airbump®) and stylish “H” logos on the two front wings as well as a “Hybrid” badge clearly identify its hybrid credentials.
In a spacious passenger compartment, New C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid features specific interfaces:
- A selector to choose between the available driving modes: ELECTRIC, HYBRID or SPORT
- A 12.3-inch customisable digital instrument panel showing all information specific to the hybrid: power meter, range in electric mode and in petrol mode, charging time, recharge speed or driving modes - an 8-inch touch screen for access to driving information such as energy flows or fuel economy statistics
- Auto dimming frameless rear view mirror, with a blue LED electric driving indicator which switches on to show that the car is running in 100% electric mode.
Already a benchmark on comfort, New C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid enhances the Citroën Advanced Comfort® programme thanks to the benefits of an electric motor; a quieter cabin, a smooth drive and instant performance. It can operate in electric mode at speeds of up to 84mph*
Naturally, it keeps its suspension system with Progressive Hydraulic Cushions®, to give the feeling of flying over the road, while ensuring outstanding poise and dynamism. In addition to this an specific to the hybrid version, New C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid is equipped with a multi-link rear axle for exceptional balance.
*Estimated data, provided for information purposes only, subject to WLTP certification in progress.
Advanced Comfort Seats
The most modular SUV in the market
New Citroën C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid features broad and welcoming seats using a combination of a core of high-density foam with a 15 mm-thick layer of textured foam on the surface. This provides comfort and support at all times. The option of heated front seats with multi point massage system are available as part of the Hype Brown interior ambience to provide that extra element of luxury.
New C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid keeps all its strengths in terms of modularity, with its three individual full width seats in the rear that can slide up to 150 mm, are adjustable to 5 positions and foldable. It also features 32L of interior storage and a boot volume of 460L to 600 L.
New C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid is equipped with intuitive connectivity systems. Connect Play offers connectivity to Apple Carplay and Android Auto, which allows you to sync your smartphone with the car. Connect Nav in addition to all the benefits of connected navigation (display of real-time traffic, weather and fuel prices) has been specially adapted to hybrid technology and provides you with a display of electric charging points as well as a visual representation of the range avaliable in all-electric mode according to your battery’s level of charge.
Connect Assist provides customers access to assistance and help in the case on emergency. By signing up and using the MyCitroën app you can remotely program charging times and pre-heating or pre-cooling of the vehicle before you get in. It also allows you to check the battery capacity and remaining fuel range and mileage as well as offering tips on your driving style to help you get the most from your hybrid.