Citroen C5 Aircross Technical details

Citroen C5 Aircross

Citroen to launch the C5 Aircross in India and will be the first offering of its portfolio from the French automaker on Indian soil. Prices are estimated at Rs 30 lakh when launched.

The C5 Aircross will be sold with a single 2.0-litre 4-cylinder diesel engine which is mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox and no petrol engine or manual transmission will be on offer as of now. Buyers can opt between two variants of the C5 Aircross which are ‘Feel’ and ‘Shine’.

The C5 Aircross will directly rival the newly revamped Jeep Compass and the Hyundai Tucson both which are premium mid-sized SUVS priced at a similar price point. Below is a detailed technical break-up between the three vehicles.

Citroen C5 Aircross

Jeep Compass

Hyundai Tucson

Displacement 1997cc 1956cc 1995cc
Type  4-Cylinder 4-Cylinder 4-Cylinder
Engine 2.0-Litre Diesel 2.0-litre turbo-diesel 2.0-litre Diesel
BHP 173bhp 168bhp 182bhp
Torque 400Nm 350Nm 400Nm
Transmission 8-Speed automatic 9-Speed automatic 8-Speed automatic
Fuel Tank  52.5 litre 60 liter 62 litre
Length mm 4500mm 4405mm 4480mm
Width 2099mm 1818mm 1850mm
Height 1710mm 1640mm 1660mm
Wheelbase 2730mm 2636mm 2670mm

 

Note: All three vehicles mentioned above are in their top trim variant.