The new Citroen DS5 is available to pre-order now, with first deliveries from the official ‘on sale’ date of 2 April 2012.
The new Citroen DS5 is the first production Citroen to feature full hybrid diesel technology combining strong performance with extremely low CO2 emissions from just 99g/km. The exterior of the Citroen DS5 features flowing lines and a dynamic profile that includes slender chrome ‘sabres’ that run from the tips of the headlamps to the front windows. There are eight body colours to choose from with pearlescent or metallic paint options and six stylish alloy wheel designs from 16-19inches in diameter. The chromework is also offered in a smoked version called ‘Dark Chrome’.
The interior of the new DS5 has been inspired by the world of aviation the cabin’s standout feature is the sweeping cockpit roof, which features pilot-style overhead switchgear. The large glass roof, divided into three areas, features individual electrically operated sunblinds, allowing occupants to control the amount of light entering the cabin both day and night.
Prices start at just £22,400 for the e-HDi 110 DSign, rising to £32,200 for the range-topping Hybrid4 DSport. The most popular models are forecast to be the HDi 160 DStyle manual and automatic versions.