Fresh new details and a series of new photos with the facelift version 2011 Citroen C5have just been revealed by the French manufacturer.
The 2011 Citroen C5 facelift will features a series series on enhancements at the exterior, like LED daytime running lights and darker rear light clusters, together with new automaker’s new eTouch Emergency and
As far as mechanics, the 2011 Citroen C5 facelift will be offered with revised powerplants, compliant with the Euro 5 emission standards, which include the new 1.6HDi 110 bhp Euro 5 plant.
The 1.6i THP 155 HP petrol engine will be only available on the saloon with the VTR + NAV trim level, while the 240 HP 3.0-litre HDi V6 which will be offered on both saloon and tourer body styles will enable fuel consumption figures (combined cycle) of 38.2 mpg to 39.2 mpg. CO2 emissions have dropped as well by 14 g/Km and 6 g/Km respectively.
The 2011 Citroen C5 facelift price starts at 19,195 GBP and reaches 29,595 GBP.
Citroen press release :
Citroën’s elegant C5 range is to be updated and refreshed with smart
styling and technology upgrades including a distinctive new LED light
signature, darker tinted rear light clusters, re-homologated engines and
the introduction of the Company’s innovative new eTouch Emergency &
The model upgrades apply to both Saloon and Tourer versions and are available from November 2010.
Already widely recognised as one of the most stylish and
well-equipped models its segment, the visual changes to the C5 range are
subtle yet assured, whilst the efficiency and equipment upgrades
further strengthen the model’s technologically advanced credentials.
Standard specification across both the C5 Saloon and Tourer ranges,
specially designed LEDs have been neatly integrated into the headlights
to give the model a distinctive new visual signature. The rear light
clusters also benefit from a new ‘Dark Crystal’ treatment with clear
glass in the central section. The headlamps retain all their existing
functionality and the models safety-enhancing cornering lights remain
standard specification across the range.
MORE EFFICIENT POWER
The Citroën C5 range now benefits from a full Euro 5 compliant engine
line-up with the introduction of the 1.6HDi 110hp Euro 5 to replace the
Euro 4 version. The 1.6i THP 155hp petrol engine – available in Saloon
form with VTR+ NAV trim – and the 3.0HDi V6 240hp Auto Exclusive
(Saloon and Tourer) have been re-homologated and now offer improved fuel
efficiency and lower CO2 emissions. Combined cycle fuel economy increases from 39.8mpg to 42.2mpg and 38.2mpg to 39.2mpg respectively. CO2
emissions are also down 14g/km and 6g/km respectively, resulting in
reduced BIK tax rates for both models (down 3 bands for the THP 155 and
down 2 bands for the HDi V6). The first year VED for the THP 155 model
changes from band H to band G.
CITROËN’S NEW eTOUCH EMERGENCY & ASSISTANCE SYSTEM
Standard specification on all C5 Exclusive models, customers now
benefit from the introduction of Citroën’s new eTouch Emergency &
Assistance System. This innovative service automatically or manually
makesemergency calls and allows manual assistance calls – using a
built-in SIM card – for a rapid response in the event of an accident or
if the car is immobilised. Citroën’s eTouch system also allows drivers
to consult information online at their ‘MyCITROËN’ personal space, which
allows them to monitor their vehicle’s maintenance requirements and to
receive advice on improving fuel economy. These services are free and
UK AVAILABILITY & PRICING
The new Citroën C5 range will be available in the UK from 1st November, 2010.
Fuel Economy (mpg)
|‘On The Road’
|1.6HDi 110hp VTR||129||56.5||£19,195.00|
|1.6i THP 155hp VTR+ NAV||153||42.2||£20,795.00|
|1.6HDi 110hp VTR+ NAV||129||56.5||£20,795.00|
|2.0HDi 160hp VTR+ NAV||139||53.3||£22,195.00|
|2.0HDi 160hp Auto VTR+ NAV||179||41.5||£23,695.00|
|2.0HDi 160hp Exclusive||139||53.3||£23,295.00|
|2.0HDi 160hp Auto Exclusive||179||41.5||£24,795.00|
|3.0HDi V6 240hp Auto Exclusive||189||39.2||£28,495.00|
Fuel Economy (mpg)
|‘On The Road’
|1.6HDi 110hp VTR||129||56.5||£20,295.00|
|1.6HDi 110hp VTR+ NAV||129||56.5||£21,895.00|
|2.0HDi 160hp VTR+ NAV||139||53.3||£23,295.00|
|2.0HDi 160hp Auto VTR+ NAV||179||40.9||£24,795.00|
|2.0HDi 160hp Exclusive||139||53.3||£24,395.00|
|2.0HDi 160hp Auto Exclusive||179||40.9||£25,895.00|
|3.0HDi V6 240hp Auto Exclusive||189||39.2||£29,595.00|