2012 Citroen DS5 has a starting price of £22,400 in the UK

Published by Andrew Christian @andrew4wheels Google+ | Thursday February 9, 2012

2012 Citroen DS5 has a starting price of £22,400 in the UK

Citroen said that the Citroen DS5 (the third variant added to the DS range) has a starting price of £22,400 for the entry-level e-HDi 110 Airdream EGS6. Meanwhile, the top-of-the-line DSport Hybrid4 version is priced from £32,200. It will go on sale starting this April. Customers can choose from four engines: a 1.6-litre petrol THP with 197bhp, e-HDi diesel with 108bhp, the HDi with 158bhp and the new 197bhp diesel electric Hybrid4 unit, which has CO2 emissions of 99g/km.

All these models will be offered with manual, automatic or electric gearbox system (EGS) six-speed gearboxes. Three trim levels are available: DSign, DStyle and DSport.

The base model DSign trim features keyless entry and start, cruise control, automatic dual-zone climate control and automatic wipers and headlights. The DStyle includes part leather seats, sat-nav, rear parking sensors, a panoramic sunroof and a reversing camera. And the top-of-the-line DSport versions have a head-up display, front parking sensors, full leather upholstery and electric heated seats.

The new model’s exterior gets the car’s unique chrome ‘sabres’ that extend from the tips of the headlamps to the front windows, a chrome grille, as well as LED daytime running lights. Buyers can select from eight body colors and six alloy wheel designs (which range from 16 to 19-inches in diameter).

The car’s chrome flourishes are offered in dark chrome as well. The DS5 comes with an aviation-inspired roof, which has an overhead switchgear. There are nine upholstery options in cloth and leather available. The petrol THP 200 version is offered in Dstyle and Dsport trim and is coupled to a six-speed manual ‘box. It has CO2 emissions of 155g/km. It has a starting price of £25,900.






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