Range-topping Citroen C5 Aircross Black Edition added to SUV line-up

A new major-spec Citroen C5 Aircross Black Edition trim level has been discovered by the French manufacturer. Priced from £36,850, deliveries are established to begin in October this calendar year.

Citroen states the new Black Edition displays demand from customers for the ‘Shine Plus’ trim on which the Black Edition is based mostly, introducing extra tools and a distinctive glance at the major of the C5 Aircross Hybrid line-up. The new Black Edition product is only offered with Citroen’s plug-in hybrid powertrain.

This new major-spec trim level arrives with distinctive styling information, which includes a Perla Nera Black roof and door mirrors, as properly as 19-inch black ‘Art’ alloy wheels. On the inside, the C5 will get an opening panoramic sunroof with sunblind, as properly as ‘Urban Black’ Alcantara-trimmed Citroen State-of-the-art Ease and comfort seats fitted as regular. 

Other tools incorporates an 8-inch touchscreen with Citroen hook up Nav, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, though the interior also positive aspects from 3 unbiased sliding, reclining and folding rear seats that are all the similar width to boost practicality. The C5 Aircross also provides in between 460 and 600 litres of baggage area.

Citroen has also fitted attributes on the C5 Aircross Black Edition to make improvements to usability, which includes a run tailgate with palms no cost obtain, LED headlights, entrance and rear parking sensors, a reversing digital camera, electric power-fold doors mirrors and keyless entry and start off. The French firm’s Protection Moreover pack is also fitted as regular, which incorporates blind-spot monitoring, state-of-the-art Lively Protection Brake with movie and radar assistance. 

Citroen’s Freeway Driver Guide, which regulates automobile velocity and proximity to the automobile in entrance, in-lane automobile positioning assistance and State-of-the-art Ease and comfort Suspension are all incorporated, far too. 

Black Edition trim arrives fitted with Citroen’s plug-in hybrid powertrain only, which suggests the firm’s PureTech one hundred eighty 1.six-litre turbo petrol motor is mated to an electrical motor for a whole of 222bhp. Both of deliver electric power to the entrance wheels as a result of Citroen’s hybrid-distinct e-EAT8 8-velocity automatic gearbox. 

In electrical manner, thanks to its 13.2kWh battery the C5 Aircross Black Edition is capable of up to 34 miles on a single cost. The Aircross SUV hybrid also attributes a seven.4kW on-board charger capable, which offers a recharge time of significantly less than two several hours from a home wallbox.

Simply click below for our in-depth review of the Citroen C5 Aircross…