Citroen C4 (2011)

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Citroen C4

With attractive, lines; impressive build and an array of original upmarket and functions, the new Citroën C4 is a perfect of confidence-inspiring styling and useful, technologies.

Specifically designed to the needs of mid-size 5-door retail customers and business new C4 is robust and versatile; driver-focused, yet comfortable; and is charged with a ‘Positive Power’ — to efficient Citroën engineering and an considerate range of powertrains.

the new Citroën C5 in 2008, and the new Citroën C3 in new Citroën C4 is further evidence of know-how and creativity in designing stylish, innovative and safe with ‘real world’

New Citroën C4’s distinctive and balanced proportions give a impression of strength and stability. and flowing surfaces, such as the front end and rear spoiler, at the model’s optimised aerodynamics. detailing combines with headlight styling and sculpted wheels for a sophisticated and impressive presence.

Fractionally larger its forerunner, new Citroën C4’s external dimensions — (l), 1.79m (w), (h) — conceal generous volumes with spacious for all occupants; built-in versatility and and a class-leading boot volume of up to VDA.

2011 Citroen C4

The quality of new Citroën C4’s finish is immediately apparent the tactile soft-touch material on the top of the dashboard and the generous amounts of around the dials and vents. is a car created to deliver a supremely on-board experience as well as durability.

Promising precise and an accomplished drive, new Citroën driver-focused cockpit immediately a feeling of on-road comfort and Personal comfort can be tailored to requirements, with users to adjust the colour of the instrument select their own ‘polyphonic’ alerts and even set the intensity of the air conditioning to one of three different For optimum levels of comfort, new C4 can be specified with massaging seats — the first this has been offered in sector of the market.

New Citroën C4 is designed with a range of new technologies, a number of which are to the segment. There is a new blind-spot system, a cornering light cruise control and speed-limiter favourite speed settings and innovative eTouch Emergency System.

Selected models a new raised centre console another first for the class which houses a cooled and storage area that can four 0.5-litre bottles. available equipment includes a Box that provides Bluetooth® and a USB front and rear parking parking space ‘gap’ Xenon dual-function directional and a tyre pressure monitoring

Impressive acoustic comfort and the of soundproofing in the car — filtering out road noise and vibrations have been benchmarked to the above.

Users can even themselves in a rich, authentic experience with the standard Surround Sound audio Alternatively, there is the option of a Denon HiFi, which is new to the range.

An environmentally respectful car, the new C4 the latest Citroën technology to its ecological impact. With CO2 from just 109g/km, the new C4 is one of the most ecologically-conscious models in the and all diesel models qualify for VED in the first year.

A Gear Indicator — standard on all manual models — the optimum moment to change and encourages economical driving. A on controlling new Citroën C4’s weight and the use of 15% ‘green’ materials add to the new C4’s environmental credentials.

New C4 is by an extensive range of refined and powerplants — three BMW petrol engines and four HDi diesel units. Power ranges from a refined to a punchy 155hp. Automatic, manual, 6-speed manual and EGS transmissions are all available.

Citroën’s micro-hybrid e-HDi drivetrain is with the HDi 110 engine and EGS transmission, delivers CO2 emissions as low as 109g/km reducing to 99g/km on future A combination of several environmentally technologies — including a generation Stop Start with regenerative braking e-HDi helps to improve efficiency by up to 15% in city driving with CO2 emissions reduced by 5g/km.

One of the safest vehicles in its new Citroën C4 has been awarded the 5-star Euro NCAP including a 97% score in the ‘Safety category — the highest for any vehicle of its type.

Arriving in the UK in 2011, the new Citroën C4 will be in three well-specified trims VTR, VTR+ and Exclusive and is attractively priced, starting at rising to £21,495 for the range-topping 150hp Exclusive. Prices are of VAT at 20%.


The new C4’s styling is striking and elegant and assertive. The chiselled bristles with premium giving a clear impression of and stability. The sculpted lines and rear spoiler reflect the optimised aerodynamics whilst the side panel and roof been laser-welded to remove joints, creating an unusually and smooth roofline.

Glossy B-pillars, a blackout treatment on the side windows and stylish detailing complete the premium

The distinctive front end features a bonnet that curves out the sides with incisive that flow into the wings and the imposing new twin grille. The sweeping side showcases two intersecting style and steeply raked quarter to underline the dynamic looks. At the the new style chevrons and an original signature highlight the clean of the tailgate and emphasise the model’s design.

The new C4 is offered in a choice of ten colours, carefully selected to the model’s form, with a of sculpted and stylish alloy sized between 16 and 18.


Quality and are evident throughout the new Citroën cabin, with full paid to the flush assembly and of the materials used. The dashboard and have been designed to as few component parts as possible and are in soft-touch materials with detailing on the controls and vents.

The new four-spoke steering wheel substantial, with soft-touch satin chrome inserts and an array of functionalities — audio, telephone, speed-limiter/cruise — all positioned at the driver’s

The gear selector on EGS gearbox — positioned neatly on the console — is small, and trimmed in leather. Its size and means it fits snugly in the palm.

All elements of lighting in the have been finely to each other creating a and modern environment. Front and LED reading and courtesy lights standard on Exclusive models cast a clear white whilst mood lighting the footwell and centre console in a hue.

Creating a bright and cabin environment — and an expansive field of vision new Citroën C4 boasts a large and is available with a vast panoramic sunroof.


At 4.33m long, wide and 1.49m high, new C4 is fractionally larger than its Despite the model’s compact dimensions, there are generous volumes with extensive and storage for all occupants, including the boot in its class.

The raised architecture increases legroom for the passenger and each front storage compartment can accommodate a bottle and miscellaneous A4-size

The model’s centre consoles in four variants depending on the level and transmission — semi-raised, raised with gearbox and raised with EGS All offer generous storage for mobile phones, MP3 players and items. When combined the EGS transmission, the raised centre offers a large refrigerated and compartment that can be closed a sliding shutter.

Able to up to four 0.5-litre bottles, feature is a first for the class.

occupants also benefit extensive space and storage generous amounts of leg and headroom, allows up to three adults to sit during longer journeys. rear door incorporates a compartment large enough for a bottle and a paperback sized Most models feature seat back pockets for storage and handy drawers under the front seats.

a capacious 380-litre boot increasing to a maximum 408-litre VDA (under the parcel shelf and the under-floor storage compartment) the new C4 offers the biggest boot in its The practical cubic dimensions and slim sill ensure of loading and optimal use of the available When required, the split/folding seats can easily be tumbled to create additional load up to the front seat backs.


The new Citroën C4 is designed for business-class with intuitive, intelligent enabling owners to tailor the new environment and ambience to their own For example, the intensity of the automatic air conditioning can be set to Light, Medium or and a REST function maintains in the cabin for up to eight minutes the engine is switched off.

full or part-leather upholstery, the seats on Exclusive models electric lumbar adjustment for support and a massage function for a of luxury — another new for the segment.

The cockpit is driver-focused, an ergonomically optimised driving placing the instrument cluster and within easy sight and Fusing analogue with display technologies, the new instruments three striking binnacles provide exceptional legibility of all driver information whilst the cabin in a soft blue or glow. An aviation-inspired touch of the analogue speedometer circles the central binnacle instead of at its centre.

The colour of the binnacle can be changed from blue to to suit the driver’s preference.

treatment was a priority in the development of new C4 and the levels of soundproofing have engineered to match those of executive saloons. The meticulous treatment includes an acoustic windscreen on most models; sealing barriers on the body and and sound absorbent materials in the compartment. Vibration, engine aerodynamic noise and road have all been minimised to a calm and peaceful cabin

Complementing this quiet, ambience, new C4’s ‘polyphonic’ alerts are available with different themes (Classic, Symphony, Jungle Fantasy Rythmik) for the indicator signals or the seatbelt warning.

Essential for a on-board experience, the new C4 is fitted a Surround Sound audio as standard. Alternatively, Citroën has with Denon to create an premium HiFi system includes four specially woofers, four tweeters, a amplifier and a sub-woofer in the boot.

As all of the latest Citroën models, new C4 offers all the connectivity to satisfy the driver. A USB port, 3.5mm plug and 12V socket are available on the console for connecting, listening to and a range of electronic devices. models also feature an 12V port and removable torch in the

The new C4 can be equipped with eMyWay Citroën’s integrated new-generation system. Features include a colour display; GPS satellite internal memory; USB connectivity for MP3 speed limit display; and for hands free calls and streaming from mobile

The availability of front and rear sensors, parking space measurement, electric folding and door mirrors, an automatic parking brake and Hill Assist also make the new C4 easy to live with in environments.

Available as an accessory, WiFi On Board system a 3G/3G+ SIM card to create a network in the car with continuous connection.


On the road, the new C4 combines the highest standards of smoothness and responsive handling for an driving experience. The suspension are tailored to the power and torque of the engines, which contributes to new class-leading levels of on-board

With MacPherson-type front rear suspension with a transverse beam and speed hydraulic steering with an pump, the running gear’s features are a perfect fit with the characteristics. The Citroën C4 also excellent roll control and sharp reactions, notably in manoeuvres.

The new Citroën C4 is offered a range of BMW co-developed petrol highly efficient HDi diesel and gearboxes that help fuel economy.

New C4 offers:

diesel engines — HDi 90, HDi e-HDi 110 HDi 150.

Three engines — VTi 95, VTi 120 THP 155.

The THP 155 110 are both mated to a 6-speed EGS

The HDi 110 HDi 150 are mated to a 6-speed manual

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The VTi 120 is available with a 5-speed or a 4-speed automatic transmission.

The VTi 95 HDi 90 come with a 5-speed ‘box.

All engines are Euro 5 all diesel engines are equipped a particulate filter (DPFS) and all models are fitted with a Efficiency Indicator (GEI). The EGS transmission has an ‘Auto’ setting and lower fuel consumption an equivalent manual transmission.

New C4 VTR+ and Exclusive models are with Citroën’s innovative new e-HDi system with EGS which delivers up to 67.3mpg a combined cycle and just of CO2.

The e-HDi powertrain of a refined and efficient 1.6HDi 110 engine fitted with a Start system featuring a generation reversible alternator. An system allows instantaneous and silent engine restarts in 400ms — twice as as a manual key restart and 30% faster with a reinforced starter. The controlled alternator uses braking to recover energy and the EGS features optimised gear The system even stops the before the car comes to a complete — from 5mph deceleration.

The e-HDi system can fuel efficiency by up to 15% in urban and reduces CO2 emissions by around

Models with 16 wheels, the e-HDi VTR+, feature low resistance Michelin Energy™ tyres, which help to fuel consumption and reduce CO2 by up to 5g/km compared with tyres.


has utilised the latest industrial along with a ‘part by focus on reducing the weight and of components in new C4. For example, the laser on the roof and doors saves 2kg and new steering wheel saves 3kg to the ‘fixed’ hub steering wheel on the model . Controlling new Citroën overall weight has helped to safer and more responsive whilst reducing fuel and CO2 emissions.

New Citroën C4 also demonstrates expertise in engineering efficiency every effort made to the model’s carbon footprint in the process. A record for the PSA Peugeot Group, 15% of new C4’s polymer are made using ‘green’ such as re-cycled plastics, materials (e.g. cellulose and other bio-materials from renewable sources. In all, individual parts, including the bumper, door panels, and wheel arch liners use ‘green’ materials.

New C4 is also 85%

New Citroën C4 achieves the highest of safety and has already been the maximum 5-star rating by assessors Euro NCAP, a score of 97% in the ‘Safety Assist’ — the highest score for any vehicle of its type.

With a of driving aids fitted as new Citroën C4 offers users on-road control. Standard safety-enhancing technology includes ABS EBD (Electronic Brake Distribution), EBA Braking Assistance) and ESP (Electronic Programme). Citroën’s Intelligent Control is also specified as equipment on most models.

are cocooned in a safe and secure with protection from an reinforced body structure and six across the range (driver, passenger, front lateral and Remote central locking deadlocks and Isofix anchorage are fitted as standard, and an anti-theft is also available.

New Citroën C4 is with a range of new and innovative designed to improve the safety of occupants and other road A blind-spot monitoring system unique in this segment of the — uses ultrasound to detect vehicles in the car’s and alerts the driver with an pictogram in the door mirrors. four sensors located in the and rear bumpers, the system active from 8mph monitors the area from the door mirror to 5m behind the bumper and 3.5m (i.e. the of a road lane) on either of the vehicle.

All new C4 models are fitted as with cruise control and limiter. From the VTR+ level, the speed limiter and control adds a favourite settings function, which extra driving convenience a focus on safety. The user can up to five speed settings and switch between them speed limits change on the

Standard from the VTR+ level, a cornering light activates the fog lights when the are on or when the steering wheel is at an of 60 — illuminating an area of up to 75 side of the vehicle. The function visibility and enables drivers to potential obstacles earlier. halogen headlamps are also across the range.

An optional Pack, available on Exclusive includes Xenon dual-function headlamps that cast beam in the direction of travel, further increases visibility and This option also the new blind-spot monitoring system and pressure monitoring.

New C4 owners can benefit from Citroën’s new Emergency Assistance System, automatically or manually makes emergency or assistance calls a built-in SIM card — for intervention in the event of an accident or if the car is The system also enables to monitor their driving and fuel consumption, and to receive on how to improve their fuel Similarly, drivers can consult vehicle’s technical status and any necessary maintenance or servicing online at their ‘MYCITROËN’ space.

These services are free and 24-7.

The Citroën eTouch Assistance System was awarded the Euro NCAP ‘Advanced’ accolade at the 2010 Paris Show.

The new Citroën C4 is available in trim levels — VTR+ and Exclusive.

The entry-level VTR generously equipped, including six ESP, Hill Start manual air conditioning, electric windows, a six-speaker Surround audio system and cruise with speed limiter.

At the of the range the VTR+ is a perfect of equipment and style, adding key such as alloy wheels, steering wheel, customisable instrument binnacles, front fog with cornering function, parking sensors and a Connecting Box Bluetooth® hands free and USB The semi-raised centre console sliding armrest is also from this trim (raised centre console on the model).

For a luxury driving the Exclusive adds 17 alloys, upholstery, digital air conditioning, illuminating headlamps, automatic wipers, front parking with parking space measurement and the eTouch Emergency System. Owners also electric lumbar adjustment massage function on both seats and benefit from the centre console with electric parking brake.

The new C4 is a desirable addition to the compact hatchback segment — an class in the UK — which competitor models such as the Focus . Vauxhall Astra and Megane .

In this competitive of the market, there is a balance of and business buyers, with in allcategories typically looking for comfortable, reliable, well-equipped, vehicles that also sophistication, practicality and versatility.

research findings clearly that customers in this want a vehicle that is yet easy to drive; a cabin serene and tranquil, but not dull; a that is beautifully designed, but not a vehicle that is contemporary, but not trendy or flamboyant.


The new Citroën C4 range starts at £15,595 for the 1.4 VTi 95hp VTR. The Exclusive model, powered by refined and punchy 2.0HDi unit, is priced at £21,495.

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