Brand CITROEN continues its 4-year history of successful cooperation with the company Rip Curl, presenting a new car exclusive series: meet the crossover CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl! The product shows the relationship between two brands that share a passion for high-tech products and creative solutions. Offering a unique design, advanced technology, spacious and easily transformable interior, the CITROEN C3 Aircross crossover has become one of the key players in the market and won the hearts of about 290 thousand customers in Europe. Now the model will also be offered in the original version CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl: noticeable external differences, original trim, high modern equipment. The sales of new CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl in Europe start this summer, and in Ukraine – in the fall of 2020.
1. CITROEN C3 Aircross: the unique crossover points for each
In just two years of presence in the market, crossover CITROEN C3 Aircross significantly changed its segment. Car CITROEN C3 Aircross has won the hearts of about 290 thousand buyers throughout Europe: customization, reference space, impressive variants of transformation of interior, and numerous driver assistance systems and technologies for communication – this significantly facilitates the daily life of the driver and passengers. Using the best practices of the program “Citroen Advanced Comfort®”, a crossover CITROEN C3 Aircross is poured into the lifestyle of modern citizens by offering them a cozy lounge and a new feeling of driving.
Due to its universal nature, the crossover CITROEN C3 Aircross attracts a variety of buyers who consider it the perfect partner for your multi-faceted life filled with bright colors. And it corresponds to reality! So, in Europe about 60% of customers chose the car in the maximum configuration Shine – wanting to get the most advanced equipment. About 25% of buyers ordered the two-tone body color, about 20% of clients chose a variety of trim packages “Color Pack” – wanting to get the most original appearance. Finally, about 30% of customers chose special interior trim – wanting to make the car more personal and exciting for yourself. Brand CITROEN pursued a strategy of “Inspired By You” and tries to fully respond to the needs of its customers. So ready to offer new, exclusive, original version of the popular crossover – CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl!
2. CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl: stylish adventure
The partnership between CITROEN and Rip Curl is natural for the two Brands – both designer and create high-tech products designed for relaxation and comfort. Guided by shared values of creative innovation and a passion for adventure, two of the Brand decided to create an original and unique version of the CITROEN C3 Aircross.
Initially, this crossover offers a number of important advantages. Firstly, the spacious lounge with great possibilities of transformation and a high driving position for better view of the road. Second, the model CITROEN C3 Aircross has larger wheels, increased ground clearance, protective pads on the perimeter of the body – crossover is really ready to light the road, he perfectly embodies the style of adventurers and experienced travelers. In turn, cooperation with the Brand Rip Curl – whose name is synonymous with surfing since 1969 – will help further emphasize the distinctive design and distinctive image of the crossover. In the end I managed to create a car, which reflects the relaxed lifestyle of its owner and his passion for adventure.
3. All the key differences are: outside, inside, in the vehicle
A special version of the CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl developed on the basis of picking Shine and attractive as possible to potential customers: the original differences in appearance, exclusive interior decoration, a wide range of optional equipment for convenience and comfort of the people.
A special version took all the best from model CITROEN C3 Aircross in picking Shine: a-pillar trim “gloss black”, protective silver plate bumpers front and rear. But had their own distinctive features – for example, special light-alloy 16-inch wheels and MATRIX and a two-tone body color with a black roof “Perla Nera black”. Thus, the version of the CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl is on the contrast color of body: black top – the roof and its rack, tinted Windows, black accents at the bottom – large dark rims; but also, suddenly, a bright saturated color of the main part of the body. But the special originality gives the car a package of exclusive finishes “Anodised Rip Curl Ocher Color Pack”: conspicuous color inserts in the trim of the headlamps, the housings of the rearview mirrors, special wheel caps.
A rich and energetic color “gold ochre” recalls sandy beaches and bright sun – the constant companions of the marine facilities and the world of surfing. This perception enhance the decorative stickers in the form of waves with the Rip Curl logo on the front fenders. In the end, the car literally revives memories of the freshness and force of a raging ocean. To give the client the ability to fully Express their individuality, car special series except for grey color Platinum Grey will also be offered in three optional colors for buyer’s choice: Cumulus Grey, Perla Nera Black, Natural White.
Salon crossover CITROEN C3 Aircross is also filled with a special atmosphere Rip Curl, which is achieved with the use of high strength grey fabric Terpa and original decor. For example, the seats are decorated with colorful lines and stripes, they dance design and give a feeling of comfort inside a car: contrasting white stitching, inserting, color “gold ochre” in the upper part of the back, which repeats the colour theme of the outdoor décor. Original floor mats with the logo of Rip Curl also have a bright sandy-yellow color accents. In addition, car special version Rip Curl is additionally equipped with a Central armrest that provides a more comfortable fit. In the end, the internal atmosphere of crossover CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl combines a feeling of freshness and energy, the widespread use of inserts, color “gold ochre” gives a sense of comfort, and numerous additional equipment ensures the comfort for the driver and passengers.
Crossover CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl created based on the maximum configuration of Shine, which was originally dressed very nice equipment. And in order to make people’s lives more comfortable and carefree, the new product can offer numerous additional equipment (originally included versions of Rip Curl):
- package “Auto Pack” – automatic climate control, rain sensor and automatic wipers, automatically shading the rear-view mirror;
- multimedia system “Citro?n Connect Nav 3D” – touch 7-inch display, navigation, voice control, various online services;
- technology “Mirror Screen”, support for Android Auto and Apple Car Play – connectivity/smartphone integration;
- system Safety Brake Active works at the speed of 5 km/h, and can detect moving or stationary objects, issues a warning signal of danger or can brake the car to prevent the collision;
- package “City Pack” – electric front and rear Windows, electric and heated door mirrors, rear Parking sensors; in short, all equipment that makes your life easier in the city;
- Sliding rear sofa allows you to flexibly manage interior space, providing more comfort for passengers or a more spacious Luggage compartment.
The sales of new CITROEN C3 Aircross Rip Curl in Europe start this summer. In Ukraine, the car will be available in the fall of 2020.
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