Citroen is ready to completely change the standards in the compact class in the European market with the new Cactus version of the C4. The 2015 Citroen C4 Cactus will provide one of the cheapest cost of ownership and low cost in addition to the design of which will certainly not be mixed with any other vehicle on the streets. The starting price should amount to only 15,600 euros (about 21,300 U.S. dollars), and even a model with full equipment will only cost 21,700 euros (about 29,400 U.S. dollars). However, Citroen is most proud of being able to maintain a low weight eponymous concept, which is only 965 kg or even 60 kg less than the basic model of the Ford Fiesta.
2015 Citroen C4 Cactus engine
In terms of mechanics, 2015 Cactus is the first car with a new 1.0L turbo engine company, which develops 81 hp, and the only remaining option is the 1.6L petrol with 108 hp. The company still expects most buyers to opt for one of two offered HDi diesel, power of 91 hp and 99 hp, and the smaller emits just 82 g / km. Although none of the engine is not very powerful, French carmaker said that, thanks to a modified gearbox, and the aforementioned low weight Cactus will not have problems to overcome all obstacles.
2015 Citroen C4 Cactus design
From the design, Citroen wanted to make another big surprise in the style of the French giant’s expectations and certainly succeeded in that endeavor. The 2015 Citroen C4 Cactus brings refreshment to the class that is known for “already seen” products and will surely be noticed wherever they appear.
2015 Citroen C4 Cactus interior
The interior is equally shocking, mostly because it is very simple and largely reminiscent of classic cars. There are only 12 buttons, a digital clock for speed and no RPM speed and center console. Controls the automatic transmission of a button, and the only location are the buttons located under a small monitor that drivers and passengers informed about the happenings in the car.
2015 Citroen C4 Cactus competition
The 2015 Citroen C4 Cactus will produce the Peugeot -Citroen P1 platform with the Citroen C3 and Peugeot 208. Compared to rivals in its class, this crossover is one of the smallest and similar dimensions as the Fiat 500L and also ten inches shorter than the Volkswagen Golf, and as much as 200 pounds lighter than the Ford Focus EcoBoost I3 . One of the ways that preserved low weight is the use of the aluminum.