2017 Skoda Citigo (facelift) revealed ahead of Geneva debut
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Will go on sale in Spring 2017 (March-May 2017).
Skoda has taken the wraps off the 2017 Skoda Citigo ahead and announced that the new model will debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show next month. The smallest Skoda gets revised exterior and interior design and several equipment changes with the facelift.
The 2017 Skoda Citigo features a comprehensively upgraded exterior. The facelifted model has a new bonnet, a redesigned radiator grille, modified bumpers, updated fog lights with optional cornering function and bonnet. The Style trim level can be had with specially designed new 15-inch alloy wheels in silver and anthracite optionally. With the revisions, the Skoda Citigo has grown by 34 mm to a length of 3,597 mm. A new ‘Kiwi Green’ body colour has also been introduced.
On the inside, the Skoda Citigo gets a number of equipment changes. The instrument cluster with speed indicator, rev counter and fuel guage has a new design and is offered in two different versions. The Swing media system has been upgraded with addition of a colour display, six speakers and a Bluetooth connection.
The 2017 Skoda Citigo is available with three three-cylinder engines. The most basic engine is the 1.0-litre MPI unit producing 44 kW (60 PS) and 95 Nm of torque. Above that, there’s the 1.0-litre MPI unit, which develops 55 kW (75 PS) and 95 Nm of torque. The third option is a natural gas variant powered by the 50 kW (68 PS) 1.0-litre G-TEC CNG engine.