Citroen India is all set to unveil the Made in India subcompact SUV, codenamed CC21, within the nation on September 16, and here is what you’ll be able to anticipate from the brand new SUV.
Citroen India is all set to unveil the Made in India subcompact SUV, codenamed CC21, within the nation tomorrow, September 16, 2021. This would be the second product from the French carmaker in India and is predicted to be launched throughout this festive season. . The new Citroen CC21 SUV will likely be primarily based on the corporate’s closely localized Common Modular Platform (CMP), specifically developed for rising markets like India and Brazil. In reality, that is a part of the corporate’s C-Cubed program beneath which Citroen India plans to launch 4 new merchandise in India by 2023. Here’s what you’ll be able to anticipate from the brand new Citroen CC 21 SUV.
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Design & Styling
As of now, Citroen hasn’t revealed any particulars concerning the design and styling of the upcoming SUV, nonetheless, it’s anticipated to be closely influenced by the C3 Aircross by way of visible cues. Even within the spy pictures that now we have seen thus far, the SUV comes with that typical cut up headlamp setup that has a swept-back design with aspect air dams. Even the scale look virtually equivalent and the curvy design language is unavoidable. A lately launched teaser reveals that the subcompact SUV will sport a signature chrome grille and cut up headlamp setup. The SUV may even get a sculpted bonnet, glossy ORVMs, squarish-wheel arches, underbody cladding, LED taillamps, bumper cladding, alloy wheels and extra.
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Interior and Features
While nothing has been revealed concerning the cabin of the brand new CC21 SUV, we have not even obtained a glimpse of the inside within the leaked spy pictures of the automotive. Having mentioned that, wanting on the firm’s design language and the globally offered C3 Aircross, we all know that the brand new SUV may even include a well-crafted cabin with premium finishes. It can be more likely to get dual-tone interiors and minimalist dashboard with premium cloth upholstery. In phrases of options, we anticipate to see a flat-bottom steering wheel, a touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a reverse parking digital camera and a variety of lively and passive security options.
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Engine and Transmission
Under the hood, the brand new Citroen C3-based SUV for India is predicted to share its powertrain with the globally offered C3. So, the petrol variant will include a 1.2-litre three-cylinder turbocharged unit and the diesel will get a 1.5-litre, four-cylinder turbocharged oil burner.
value and competitors
While we don’t anticipate the corporate to announce the worth of the SUV on the unveiling ceremony, upon its launch, the CC21 is more likely to be priced round ₹ 7 Lakh to ₹ 12 Lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). In India, the brand new SUV will compete with Kia Sonet, Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300 and Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza.
With inputs from NDTV