The new Citroën DS5 is now officially available for sale. It comes with a choice of four efficient and refined Euro V powerplants, namely the e-HDi 110, THP 200, HDi 160 and the latest 200-hp diesel electric Hybrid4. This new model seats five people. It has five doors and has a maximum boot space of 465 liters.
This distinctive Citroën model integrates modern, bold styling with a premium aviation-inspired interior, which showcases a pilot-style cabin and a cockpit roof. The new Citroën DS5 is equipped with Créative Technologie features such as keyless access & start, a color head-up display, a new Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and smart beams.
The DS5 Hybrid4 models are the first production Citroën units equipped with the diesel hybrid technology. They boast of exceptional performance, low carbon dioxide emissions starting only at 99g/km as well as maximum savings of 35% during urban driving. The efficient system provides significant financial advantages to both business and retail customers.
Aside from the remarkable fuel economy, the sub-100g/km model qualifies for the exemption from the London congestion charge. Also, business users will have BiK tax rate of only 10%. The DS5 has previously been honored as the Family Car of the Year by Top Gear magazine.
It was also recently voted as Car Design of the Year award from Car Design News as judged by various automotive designers and industry experts across the globe.