2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus – interesting practical crossover from Europe

It would be correct to call the ambulance likeness crossover rather than a representative of this segment. But that does not take away from the 2018-2019 Citroen, is its unique appearance. Indeed, 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus , released spectacular, controversial, interesting, fascinating. In general, a description of his appearance can pick up dozens of words, and each of them will be successful.

While still a prototype, TS4 Cactus Citroën became the object of attention and thorough discussion. And, finally, the car appeared in a serial form. And I managed to keep all the unusual decision that would seem to be only a concept and the production version of such steps from the French manufacturer will not be solved exactly. Made up his mind.


2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus 2016 photo

New product designed primarily for urban mobility. Engines, which will be discussed later, a special power is different. However, connoisseurs of economical driving exactly pay attention to them.

Guide-books on the Review:

  • Appearance
  • Salon
  • accessory
  • prices
  • Specifications
  • Conclusion

So how did he get this urban pseudo-crossover 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus? Let’s try to figure it out step by step, discussing the appearance of new items, its interior, technical capabilities and a number of other significant and important points.

Exterior

The gray stream of cars do not even have to peer to see it 2018-2019 Citroen Cactus. He will fall to you in the eye and certainly will leave a certain impression. Someone like, someone not very. These too come the latest models from 2018-2019 Citroen – controversial and unusual.

2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus 2016 photo front

The front end was more than ambiguous. The rectangular, slightly rounded fascia grille placed on top brand label manufacturer, strange LED running lights, headlights placed not in the system and not under them, as is traditionally the case, and on top of the main light. Less familiar to look at the lower bumper, complete with a variety of air ducts and are located on the edges fog classic round headlights.

2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus 2016 photo Side

Side view opens eyes to not entirely clear overlay of black, which spread to the door, tall railings, stylish exterior mirrors and huge, for such cars, the wheel arches.

Photos C4 Cactus 2016 Rear

Behind we see a stylish ceiling marker lamps, again insert, a good size and the shape of the boot lid, which opens access to the luggage compartment.

Everywhere on the body, including all the lower edge is placed a black plastic to protect from damage and scratches. Incidentally, all these plates, which bear the name of Air Bump, you can effortlessly remove and change. Replacement can be done even on their own, and removable panels should not be expensive. At least, it says the manufacturer. Moreover, not only will be available black inserts, but also performed in various other colors. Because looks can be combined, even after buying the car, simply by changing one pad to the other.

We also add a few words about the dimensions:

  • length – 4157 mm;
  • width – 1729 mm;
  • height – 1480 mm (including roof rails – 1530 mm);
  • wheelbase – 2595 mm;
  • Curb weight – 965 kilograms.

Interior

At Cactus interior was just as strange and, at the same time, surprising as the exterior. As noted in the company, to create interior, they take into account the classical solutions of the past, and far enough away, and carried them with a modern twist.

As a result, the front door handles are unusual performance in the form of a strap, and the windows open onto the rear doors, like windows. The center console has a minimum of various governments. Entangled is impossible, because all simply and concisely.

Photo back sofa

However, the most striking – it’s sofas. The fact that the Citroën C4 Cactus has a classic, almost exactly behind the sofa with solid headboard and bed … front. Yes exactly. The driver and front passenger are located on one-piece sofa. Of course, there is a certain distinction, provides a convenient armrest storage box with different stuff and so on.

Photos of the sofa in front 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus 2016

Both front seats, although it is, in fact, one sofa, have a pronounced lateral support, adjustable backrest angle. Although it looks strange, but placed in front of more than comfortable.

Photo salon 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus 2016

There were in the cabin without modern solutions. For example, the instrument panel – a full LCD display. Another screen serves as a multimedia complex. Also note the multifunction steering wheel and a panoramic glass roof. What is true, the latter is only available as an option.

boot images

Trunk volume in the normal position will be only 358 liters. Although the car of such class and such a size – pretty good. Do not forget that you can fold the back row seat, that in the end will allow to form a loading surface of the volume of 1170 liters.

Equipment

The company 2018-2019 Citroen is not precisely defined with a list of kits, but knows exactly what will be able to offer as a basic equipment of your cactus. It will include:

  • wheels 15 and 16 inches
  • Halogen headlights
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Cruise control
  • front side and front airbags
  • fabric upholstery
  • electric windows in the front doors
  • exterior mirrors with electric drive
  • audio to 4 speakers
  • ABS safety systems, EDB, EBA, ESP.

Of course, they are available and more expensive equipment, which will include quite a wide list of options.

Price

Unfortunately, 2018-2019 Citroen did not announce plans to sell his 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus on the territory of Russia. The fact that the level of sales cute, interesting, to a low-power pseudo-compact crossover is unlikely to be high in our country.

2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus Pictures

Nevertheless, we can assume concerns is not quite justified. Yes, we prefer a more brutal and powerful cars. However, for beginners at the wheel, as well as for the female audience a 2018-2019 Citroen can become a bestseller. Well, or at least be much in demand. After all, only the unusual appearance of such a machine already want to buy.

As for prices, then in France for the novelty asked 14 thousand euros. Residents of the UK received the first batch TS4 2018-2019 Citroen Cactus at the price of 12,900 pounds.

Specifications

The range of powertrains rather broad and includes all been five motors.

  • Initial engine has a capacity of 1.2 liter and three cylinders. Its capacity is only 75 horsepower, and torque – 118 Nm.
  • Next the engine too, with 3 cylinders and 1.2 liters of volume. However, the power increased to 82 hp. The torque is the same – 118 Nm.
  • The flagship among the petrol versions – this is again a three-cylinder 1.2-liter engine with Trubina issuing 110 horses and 205 Nm of torque.
  • The first diesel engine is a turbocharged 1.6-liter engine with a power of 92 hp and 230 Nm of torque.
  • The second motor that runs on diesel fuel, was also the volume of 1.6 liters, but the power of 100 horsepower with a torque of 254 Nm.

Yes, this is not the fastest car. For example, the fastest version of the pseudo-crossover can accelerate to a maximum mark of 188 kilometers per hour. To reach the mark of one hundred kilometers per hour, starting from the place, 2018-2019 Citroen will spend about 9.3 seconds.

But Cactus has a great measure of profitability. In the case of the most economical gasoline engine for a hundred kilometers, you will need to spend only 5 liters in the combined cycle. Diesel engines show even better performance – only 3.5 liters in combined driving mode.

The car will now only with front-wheel drive, although in the future it is expected the emergence of all-wheel drive versions.

Conclusion

That’s what turned the new 2018-2019 Citroen C4 Cactus year. It has a unique appearance, a very unusual interior decoration. At the same time boasts of modern solutions, relevant options and equipment.

Yes, while the bright traced one obvious drawback – the motors. Although it is a problem for the Europeans will not name. It is our customers Give modern cars with powerful engines, but still at an affordable price. Alas, it can offer is that unless Chinese manufacturers. But the attitude to them you yourself know how to date.