Citroen has introduced its new flagship model C5X. According to the company, the Citroen C5X is a mix of sedans, wagons, and SUVs, an expression of the brand’s philosophy of boldness and innovation. As far as we know C5X will be offered with a choice of petrol and plug-in hybrid engine options. The car uses the same hydraulic cushion suspension as the C5 Aircross SUV. Additionally, the PHEV variant will have an all-electric range of up to 50km.
Citroen C5 X: Interiors, features, and exteriors
The cabin specializes has a luxury appeal, more space, and features the new Citroën Comfort seat designs.
A 12-inch touchscreen controls the new infotainment system with voice control, smartphone mirroring, over-the-air updates, and a customizable tablet-style home screen, while standard equipment includes four USB plugs and a full-color head-up display.
Other features include adaptive cruise control and lane-keep assist. It also gets long-range blind-spot detection, rear cross-traffic alert, which detects danger when reversing, and a 360-degree camera view.
The Citroen C5X sits on a 2,785mm wheelbase that allows “impressive” rear-seat space and 545-liter boot, accessed via the electronic boot with a low sill and flat floor for ease of loading. It measures 4,805mm long, 1,865mm wide, and 1,485mm tall. It rides on 19-inch rims.
It gets Citroen’s now-signature Y-shape LED headlamp and tail lamp signature with the primary headlamp cluster positioned lower down in the bumper and features LED lighting as standard.
Citroen C5 X: Engine details
C5 X will be offered in petrol and plug-in hybrid variants. While the exact details about the petrol unit have yet to be officially detailed, the focus is on a plug-in hybrid. The Citroen C5 X plug-in hybrid will have a 13.2kWh battery with a power output of 225bhp and a pure electric range of more than 50km at speeds of up to 135kmph.