Compact MPV New 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Picasso is ready for series production, and will be one of the stars of the showroom in Shanghai (April ). Physical serial five-seater family car corresponds exactly to the appearance of the concept 2018-2019 Citroen Technospace, shown at the beginning of March at the Geneva Motor Show site. Our review via photos and video materials will help readers to assess the changed body design and interior of the French compact minivan 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Picasso in , placing the convenience of the driver and passengers in the cabin, cargo capabilities luggage, rich filling the car with modern security systems, comfort and entertainment. Do not forget to specify the exact dimensions of the external body, the luggage compartment volume, options offered to install the wheels and tires, paint color options, full specifications and fuel consumption data.
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To begin with, the new Citroën C4 Picasso has become a little less than its predecessor in size and significantly lighter.
- External dimensions of the new minivan are: 4430 mm long, 1830 mm wide, 1611 mm in height, 2785 mm wheelbase, 130 mm clearance (clearance).
The car has decreased in length by 40 mm, it was lower by 50 mm and the wheelbase sizes increased by 55 mm, which had a favorable effect on the increase of interior space for the driver, passengers and luggage.
At the heart of 2018-2019 Citroen C 4 Picasso is the new generation of modular Emp2 platform from Peugeot-2018-2019 Citroen Group. The widespread use of high-strength steel, aluminum and even composite materials has allowed the designers to reduce the curb weight of a minivan to 140 kg compared with the previous generation. Interestingly, the car’s hood made of aluminum, and the rear part of the floor and tailgate composite. Here’s an advanced body structure is now a conventional family car.
French designers have created an outstanding, extravagant and spectacular image of the new Citroën C4 Picasso. Car fascinating design of the front end with multi-level placement of points of light – on top of the wings LED large rays underlined logo “double chevron”, are located just below the compact headlights on the lower level of the bumper beams protivotumonok. Lighting elements stylishly written in monumental bumper with huge air intakes, a distinct flow into the profile of the wheel arches.
Miniature hood, panoramic windscreen, the roof is flat, weightless racks, a huge glass area – 5.3 m2 compact front and rear overhangs, large doors of the first and second row, stylish food, spikes and vyshtampovki sides, the radii of the wheel arches – in the profile of the machine It looks amazing.
The back of the family car 2018-2019 Citroen Picasso TS4 – with a huge luggage compartment door (optional equipped with electric drive) provides a large and convenient opening for loading luggage. The fifth door as if hugging the body of the car from behind, entering their edges on the sidewall. Lanterns overall lighting look like a work of art, thanks to LED stuffing providing 3D-effect.
The new generation of compact minivan Citroën C4 Picasso – will not leave indifferent not only to motorists. The car can be set to participate in a beauty contest, that’s just confusing similarity design of the front end of the French cars with the new appearance of the American crossover Jeep Cherokee . Who are the designers of the first to come up with such an original multi-level placement of lighting is not clear yet, it is even possible that both cars emerged from under the hand of a master.
- Description bright appearance remains for us to supplement the available colors of enamel for the new C4 Picasso: Blank Banquise (white), Gris Aluminium (light gray), Gris Fer (dark gray), Nocciola (light brown), Brun Hickory (dark brown) , Icare (blue), blue Kyanos (blue), blue Tivoli (sky blue), Rouge Lucifer (bright red), Noir Onyx (black) and the options installed wheels.
- Depending on the version of the content and the owner wishes for a new minivan available tires 205/55 R16, 215/50 R17 tires or 225/40 R18 alloy wheels on the 16-18 range.
Interior of the new Citroën C4 Picasso looks like a modern airplane cabin, thanks to the presence of two large color screens. At the top of the front panel mounted 12-inch color graphic display (in the basic version will be more familiar dashboard) that can simultaneously display three different pictures. The screen displays the speedometer and tachometer, trip computer, operation support systems. The driver can even display the navigation map screen, the image from the camera or viewing panoramic images from your device.
The second 7-inch screen mounted in the center console and added seven touch-sensitive buttons, responsible for setting the air conditioner, navigation, audio, telephone, auxiliary functions, Internet access and parking assistant works.
Set the new multifunction steering wheel with the traditional mobile hub. Chairs of the driver and passenger anatomically shaped with a bright lateral support (electric drive available as an option). passenger backrest falls forward, allowing you to be transported in the cabin of a minivan is not overall loads of up to 2.5 meters. The passenger seat is equipped with optional armrest and footrest !!!
individual seats that can be moved along the interior 160 mm and change the angle of the backrest are provided for the three second-row passengers. Due to the increased size of the wheelbase and completely changed the architecture of interior space for the driver and his four passengers with an enviable reserve. even greater margin space can literally sit with legs stretched as in a limousine, the driver and the passenger is provided on the rear seats.
The French manufacturer says about the rich equipping of the new family car 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Picasso systems that were not previously available for installation in cars of this class. The only pity is that most of them will be offered as optional equipment. Order can be: electric tailgate, keyless entry and engine start button, a rearview camera, or four cameras provide a panoramic view (360 Vision), Active Cruise Control with full stop, blind spots monitoring system, Park Assist (assistant parallel and perpendicular parking) and a tracking system for marking stripe.
Roof Citroën C4 Picasso has a capacity of 537 liters with the seats moved back to the second row of 630 liters with the seats move forward. Retail opportunities increase more than three times if the lower back of the second-row seat and passenger seat.
At the conclusion of the review of the interior would like to note that the quality of the materials (soft plastic, cloth or leather), assembly and detailing the passenger compartment application for the premium class. Light, convenient and comfortable interior is complemented weight compartments for storing small things. In addition to the usual glove box on the front panel there is separation at the bottom of the center console, a huge box between the front seats, in the recesses of the legs of rear passengers.
Specifications of the new Citroën C4 Picasso, -: In addition to the new platform Efficient Modular Platform 2 (front MacPherson strut, rear torsion beam, electric power steering, shock absorbers mounted vertically, the subframe mounting for suspension, low center of gravity) imply the installation of petrol and diesel engines, Markets start-stop system.
- Gasoline: 1.6 liter VTi (120 hp) and 1.6-liter VTi (156 HP).
- Diesel 1.6-liter e-HDi capacity of 90, 115 and 150 forces.
To help the motors are three Gearbox – 6 speed manual, robotised gearbox ETG6 (6 gears without a clutch pedal) and Automatic transmission 6 automatic transmission (the second half of ).
Fuel consumption: an initial 90-strong diesel engine mated to a robot ETG6, according to the manufacturer, it is content with just 3.8 liters of fuel in the combined driving mode.
For those who want to buy – the start of sales of the new generation of 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Picasso in Europe and Russia is scheduled after the European premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show in the autumn of . Prices of the new Citroën C4 Picasso minivan in will be announced closer to the end of .