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Hypnos by Citroën

French car Citroën have designed a diesel-electric hybrid 4×4 car, which was awarded car of the year by British motoring Autocar last month.

The car features rear hinged doors and an offset seating with seats upholstered prism-shaped components.

A camera in the ceiling monitors the driver’s expressions and alters the cabin’s and smell according to their

The British designer of Hypnos’ Leighanne Earley, won the Autocar for Automotive Leader of the Future. The was shown at the Paris Motor in October.

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Citroën has released more about the spectacular Hypnos as the car makes its world premiere at the Paris Motor Show.

Beautifully proportioned and boldly Hypnos is a true hybrid in its technology and appearance. The elegant and crossover vehicle combines the cues of a sporty coupé, the comfort of a saloon and the practical of an SUV. At the same time is powered by Citroën’s all-new drivetrain, HYmotion4, marrying performance with solid credentials to give 60+mpg despite its 200 horsepower.

Citroën’s presents an exciting vision for the of luxury vehicles with and intelligent technology such as a system that adjusts the environment to its occupant’s emotions, seats, thermo-sensitive ambient a faceless clock and diamond-shaped clusters.

Eye-catchingly proportioned at long, 2.17m wide and high, Hypnos’ exterior is characterised by a tautly drawn line, raised waistline and wheel arches that generous 22-inch wheels a hint at the concept’s sophisticated power.

The deep radiant grey of the which varies in intensity different light environments, has an and prestigious sheen, befitting the luxury interior. A ‘pillarless’ appears to ‘float’ suggesting interior space. Rear back doors provide entry into the cars interior, whilst a cargo gives unrestricted access to the adding practical functionality to Hypnos’ SUV characteristics.

Stepping the cabin, passengers are welcomed an interior embodying the magical of the concept car and begin an unforgettable adventure. The shimmering interior is with premium materials as leather and brushed aluminium, to make the Hypnos’ cabin an of exceptional refinement and comfort. The hues, seen throughout the showcase Citroën’s creative and daring originality – the unconventional of bright, vibrant colours in an vehicle.

The four morphologically-sculpted seats are up of prism-shaped components and can be inflated and to give occupants upper and back massages. The body-hugging are positioned either side of a central console offering an astonishing amount of personal and arranged in a helix configuration inspires images of a DNA strand – the Hypnos’ design focus on values.

Passengers can also their own space using the blades of the central helix-shaped which includes a range of such as the air-conditioning settings.

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showcases Citroën’s commitment to technology more accessible and with a raft of innovative throughout the cabin including therapy for passengers.

The driver’s cluster is seen through prisms, mounted in metal, each facet displaying information. A touch screen is incorporated into the middle of the and air-vents gently diffuse of ambient light which according to temperature.

A ceiling-mounted camera films the face and regularly measures data to gauge emotions and adjusts the cabin lighting and accordingly for a more bespoke experience behind the wheel.

also features a strikingly onboard clock designed by the Michel Serviteur. The innovative which has no needles or digital changes colour depending on the at different times of the day and emits a of rhythmic colour pulses a breathing organism.

Hypnos Citroën’s respect for the environment its all-new HYmotion4 diesel drivetrain. The 4-wheel drive combines a powerful 200bhp 2.0 HDi engine and an intelligent 6-speed EGS Gearbox System). With the driving the front wheels and an electric motor driving the wheels, this simple but solution shows a possible way for affordable hybrid technology, in with Citroën thinking.

Capable of a 0-60mph time of 9-seconds and silent, exhaust-free in ZEV (Zero Emission Vehicle) the Hypnos’ efficient system dynamic green performance and pleasure with impressive economy of almost 63mpg on the cycle and low CO2 emissions at just

When a burst of acceleration is Hypnos’ boost function in to deliver a combination of torque both the combustion and electric without increasing fuel

For safe and accomplished ‘green Hypnos is equipped with Start technology. This system also powers the motor when the vehicle is in mode. For improved safety in driving conditions Hypnos switches to four-wheel drive when faced with low or intense handling.

With the emphasis of the concept on driving pleasure, Hypnos a smooth and cosseted ride to Citroen’s legendary self-levelling which combines the highest of passenger comfort with road manners.

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