2017 Citroen C3, Citroen C3 WRC concept – Bologna Motor Show Live
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Citroen is showcasing the 2017 Citroen C3 and the Citroen C3 WRC concept at the 2016 Bologna Motor Show in Italy.
2017 Citroen C3
Citroen has sold more than 3.5 million units of the Citroen C3 since its launch in 2002. This year, the company has introduced the radically redesigned third generation model of the car. The 2017 Citroen C3 measures 3,996 mm in length, 1,749 mm in width and 1,474 mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2,540 mm. It’s available with a variety of 1.2-litre PureTech petrol and 1.6-litre BlueHDi diesel engines, along with 5-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmissions in France.
Dual-tone exterior colour, LED daytime running lamps, 17-inch wheels, Airbumps, black mirror covers, panoramic roof, Citroen ConnectedCam and Citroen Connect Nav 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and MirrorLink are some of the equipment highlights of the 2017 Citroen C3.
Citroen C3 WRC concept
The Citroen C3 WRC concept is the sportier version of the new generation C3 made for the track. It previews Citroen’s next contender for the Monte-Carlo Rally in January 2017 that will mark Citroen Racing’s comeback into the FIA WRC.
The Citroen C3 WRC concept sports a ~380 bhp 1.6-litre turbocharged petrol engine. Dark bumper, dual-level illuminated logo, carbon door mirrors in racing yellow, and spoiler under the aero-enhanced front bumper and a rear diffuser are some of its key exterior features.