The new Citroen models of 2019-2020 represent the updated Citroen C4 Cactus, which received the official status of the hatchback and presented publicly on October 26, 2019.
In our review, the new Citroen C4 Cactus 2019-2020 – photos and video, price and specifications, specifications Citroën C4 Cactus, surviving restyling. The start of sales of the updated C4 Cactus hatchback from Citroen in the European market is planned for the first quarter of 2020 at a price of just over 17,000 euros for the car in the basic configuration. Alas, but the official sales of Citroën C4 Cactus in Russia are not planned.
The new Citroën C4 Cactus, having lost the unusual, original appearance of its predecessor with a hint of crossover (Airbump overlays on the doors are a thing of the past), is positioned by the manufacturer as a regular family hatchback and will replace Citroën C4 Cactus in the Citroën model line, Citroen C4 . At the same time the novelty will please owners of the super comfortable suspension Progressive Hydraulic Cushions (carpet-plane) and soft Comfort Comfort seats made of polyurethane, which remember the form of the body of the rider.
Having survived the planned restyling of the body model C4 Cactus has lost the soft linings Air Bump on the side and rear doors, the original roof rails and the dull design of the front end.
At the same time, the updated hatchback flaunts a new “face” with fully LED headlights, located on two levels, in addition to which the classic fog lights, a stylish stroke of a double chevron and a monumental bumper with a two-story air intake. In front, the new Citroen C4 Cactus demonstrates the new corporate identity of the French manufacturer, tested earlier on the models Citroen C5 Aircross and Citroen C3 Aircross .
Side of the Citroen C4 body Cactus has changed minimally. In the past, the Air Bump pads left, but there was more expressive protection of the thresholds and lower parts of the side doors, beaten with stylish vyshtampovkami.
The restyled version of the five-door hatchback Citroen C4 Cactus is no longer adorned with the original name Cactus (the inscription moved to the rear pillar of the roof) and completely rebuilt. In the presence of a new tailgate, large, horizontally placed side lights with LED filling and a stylish three-dimensional pattern, a powerful bumper with solid plastic protection.
- The external overall dimensions of the Citroen C4 Cactus 2019-2020 are 4170 mm in length, 1710 mm in width, 1480 mm in height, with 2595 mm of wheelbase.
It only remains to add that the buyer is free to choose from 9 colors of the body painting enamel, as well as 4 variants of the combination of the body painting and the roof.
Salon updated Citroen C4 Cactus has changed not so dramatically as the body of the model. As before, the windows of the rear doors that can not be opened (if necessary, the glass can be slightly opened with a special fastening), a digital instrument panel, a convenient multifunction steering wheel, a multimedia system with a 7-inch color touch screen, an original front panel, a center console and door cards with handle-straps.
Of the innovations it is worth noting the new seats created by the Advanced Comfort program, installed on the Citroen C4 Cactus for the first time among all Citroën models. New lush chairs are filled with polyurethane foam and textured foam. These materials easily take the form of the body of a seated person and ensure the correct distribution of the load on all areas of the seat.
The manufacturer for the updated Cactus announced thicker glass, improving noise and sound insulation of the cabin, as well as a huge selection of trim options: five types of fabric, Nappa leather and artificial suede Alcantara. We add a number of innovations to the asset of novelties: the system of automatic braking, the system of recognition of traffic signs and tracking the physical condition of the driver, the multimedia has got Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
Technical characteristics of Citroen C4 Cactus 2019-2020. The main technical acquisition of the new Citroën C4 hatchback Cactus can safely be considered a highly comfortable “carpet-plane” suspension – the original name Progressive Hydraulic Cushions (PHC). The name is very complicated, but in practice conventional shock absorbers are used, supplemented with hydraulic buffers, effectively suppressing impacts during compression and suspension of the suspension.
Updated Citroen C4 Cactus received a new gasoline engine, it became a three-cylinder turbo engine 1.2 PureTech (130 HP), working in tandem with 6 MKPP.
The rest of the engines moved to the renovated hatchback from the pre-reformed car.
- These are gasoline engines:
Atmospheric 1.2 PureTech (82 hp) in tandem with 6 MKPP and turbocharged 1.2 PureTech (110 hp) paired with 6 MKPP or optional EAT6.
- And diesel engines:
1.6 BlueHD with a capacity of 100 hp from 6MKPP and a more powerful 120-strong 1.6 BlueHD in the company with 6 MKPP or offered for a surcharge by the EAT6 automatic.