2018 Citroën C5 Aircross; New SUV Release Date – After the errors of the C-Crosser and C4 Aircross in partnership with Mitsubishi, Citroën will be offered in fall 2018 his own SUV. This will be the C5 Aircross, whose name just be formalized during the Geneva Motor Show.
Linda Jackson, the CEO of Citroën, has formalized during his press conference at the Geneva show the name of the next family SUV for the brand. It will be the Citroën C5 Aircross, illustrated by two design sketches.
This model will be unveiled in its version of series at Shanghai 2017 show, in April, then marketed in the fall 2017 on the Chinese market. The European version will wait until fall 2018, its ship date. This family SUV rival Renault Kadjar and will come between his cousins, the Peugeot 3008 and 5008 with which it shares the chassis EMP2. The Volkswagen Tiguan is also in his sights. This family SUV rival Renault Kadjar and will come between his cousins, the Peugeot 3008 and 5008 with which it shares the chassis EMP2. The Volkswagen Tiguan is also in his sights.
C5 Aircross: heir to the Aircross concept
The two sketches published by Linda Jackson show perfect filiation with the concept car Citroën Aircross unveiled in April 2015 at the Shanghai show. The author of the drawings, Gregory Blanchet, worked on the concept as on the series version in order to ensure a perfect continuity.
Citroën Aircross Concept
We had the opportunity in July 2015 to take the wheel of the concept car Citroën Aircross. See our video Citroën Aircross Concept: we drove the Citroen of the future!
The designs of the 2018 Citroën C5 Aircross, next suv, show the close resemblance to the Aircross Concept. MIDSIZE SUV-on Twitter, the final forms of the new Citroën C5 anticipates the Aircross, a medium sized suv (around 450-460 cm) contender from Hyundai Tucson and Kia Sportage. A few hours ago, Linda Jackson, ceo of the French, he has released two sketches of the car from her profile on the social network. By art you can see a clear stylistic closeness with the Aircross concept (photo below), presented at the auto show in Shanghai in 2015.
2018 Citroën C5 Aircross Release Date
COMING in 2018 – according to the rumors, the final forms of the New Citroën C5 Aircross will be revealed next month, just in Shanghai. The marketing should be done from the beginning of 2018. The constructive basis should be the same EMP2 PSA Peugeot 3008 fitted to the recent, with which the C5 Aircross should also share engines, transmissions and electronic components.