2018-2019 Citroen c3 picasso
“Devilishly charming” – so designated 2018-2019 Citroen C3 Picasso at the official presentation of the French car company.
And this is a special case when the official press release is not lying, or at least, not embellishing anything.
Here thoughts and designers mood coincided with thoughts of marketing and engineering calculations.
Here is what is said in an official document: “Round and square, stylish and pretty, contemporary and charming in a retro style, volume and smooth.
In the car C3 Picasso combines a completely opposite qualities that give the car body a truly innovative design, at the same time attractive and daring. ”
I can not believe that these words could be written in an official document, and the document can be as emotional.
Looking at the car, one wonders – is French marketers lied in at least one of his word?
Thanks to the original body architecture in this car united external compactness and large internal volumes.
The front end looks very compact, especially highlights the back, strictly vertical, part of the luggage compartment.
The roof rack in a volume polkubometra surprises its possible transformation, ie, the transformation of one volume to another.
The quality of finishing materials is high, plastic dash textured and soft, and the look and feel.
All switches and buttons are intuitive and easy to use, but the handbrake lever is too low.
In 2018-2019 Citroen Picasso has all-wheel drive, electric power steering, steering wheel adjustable for height and reach and, on-board computer, outside temperature indicator behind transparent and digital instrument cluster.
The dashboard is divided into three blocks.
On the left – a speedometer, cruise indicator, fuel gauge, that is, the most important information for the driver.
Central unit – is the onboard computer and the audio system, and collected in the right indicators and warning lights.
With regard to security, there are anti-lock ABS brakes, electronic brake force distribution system of emergency braking, disc brakes, and the front is also vented, the indicator is not fastened seat belts, central locking and automatic door locking at speeds of over 10 km / hour.
The power plant is the only one – a 1.4-liter 95-strong petrol engine and 5 -speed manual transmission.
2018-2019 Citroen C3 Picasso sold in two versions, and costs from $ 15 thousand to 18 thousand.
The more expensive version has a package of “city”, and this – the carbon filter compartment, light and rain sensors, parking sensors, heated and power mirrors, 2-zone climate control and electronic locking door opening, the so-called protection of children.