Citroen held an official presentation of the new C-Elysee sedan at the Paris Auto Show. The car is a notch below the other sedan C4L, also presented at the auto show, and is 4.43 m long, 1.7 m wide and 1.47 m high with a wheelbase of 2.65 m. Depending on a complete set of Citroen C-Elysee it will be offered in seven color options of a body with the chromeplated details. In addition, the developers have promised to adapt the car to Russian conditions, which, among other things, involves heating the bottom of the windshield, as well as the engine under.
For it's class Citroen C-Elysee different good equipment. The list of options includes air conditioning with digital display, parking sensors, cruise control, MP3-radio, ABS and ESP. Also, French take in attention and the love of customers to big luggage - volume of it at C-Elysee makes 506 liters.
There is a question: whether there will be C-Elysee the competitor of Peugeot 301 shown still in May, 2012 and being the direct relative of model? Perhaps, to speak about the competition of two brands being a part of one concern, is not necessary. First, cars for certain will carry on different price categories though C-Elysee cost yet isn't called. And secondly, Citroen costs slightly above, thanks to some materials of furnish and available options. Generally, if Peugeot 301 — is unequivocally budgetary sedan, C-Elysee - is rather the budgetary sedan plus. Whether will acquit itself such choice of the French company, will show only time. Sales of Citroen C-Elysee will begin in 2013.