Citroen C4L 2016-2017 – was launched in China
In July of this year in China started sales of new sedan Citroen C4L, assembly of which is carried out for the home market in the Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Automobile. And now, there is available official information on the packages, technical innovations and design of the brand new Citroen C4L.
Post-restyling model has changed considerably, becoming more athletic. Novelty has a certain similarity in the design of Citroen C6, which has been revived by a French manufacturer directly for China countries. Auto got bigger in size.
If we will evaluate the appearance by the photos, then we can say that the body has changed quite markedly. Now, motorists will appreciate the new front optics, LED, of course.
Lighting fits perfectly and creates a harmonious way with false radiator grill, large bumper with the same air intake at the bottom and front fog lights that take the form of “C” and a frame of chrome. Hood of Citroen became more prominent.
If we talk about the profile, it is safe to characterize the novelty as more fit and athletic, mainly due to the clear forges and contoured edges. At the stern of the new car, there are HBO ceilings, tailgate with spoiler and a powerful bumper.
All the refinements of design are based on the style of Citroen C4 hatchback. Steering wheel is multifunctional, with a minimum number of buttons. Buttons on the console settled down more simply.
Multimedia system was modernized and has a seven-inch screen and the parking brake button.
Maximum package or the optional additions include a plurality of different electronic assistants and systems to ensure safe movement. These are BA, TCS, EBD, ESP, ABS, HAC, adaptive cruise control, possibility of keyless entering the cabin and starting the engine by pressing the button, monitoring facilities of the blind zones, car holding in its lane while driving, system signaling the possibility of a frontal collision, rearview camera, and parking sensors.
The technical part, namely engines and PPC have changed little. Restyling has touched a suspension of the car. The latter can now boast a brand new shock absorbers and springs. In the engine compartment, as well as in versions prior to restyling, one of the three options of gasoline engines, 2 of which are turbocharged and 1 will be aspirated.
— aspirated engine, which volume is 1.8 liters, and power 139 hp with 172 Nm. This power unit will operate in tandem with five-speed manual transmission or the six-speed automatic.
— three-cylinder THP turbo-engine, which volume is 1.2 liters and power of 136 hp. It will work in pair either with five-speed manual transmission or with either a six-speed automatic.
— THP turbocharged, volume of 1.6 liters, producing 163 hp with 172 Nm. It will work exclusively with the six-speed automatic.