Citroen C1 is fun and economical car to drive

August 20, 2014

Citroen C1

Citroen C1 is great fun looking small car ideal for city drive. Citroen C1 is well built car, its distinctive look and open air roof are the plus point makes C1 better than its rival of Toyota Aygo and Peugeot 108.

C1 is very economical car

C1 shares some design elements to Citroen C3. Last generation of C1 sold very well. As this is small three door and five door car small engine car so it is very economical to run. C1 is available in two choice of engine – 1.0 litre and 1.2 litre petrol engine in manual and automatic gear box. The last generation C1 model was offering diesel as well however seeing the fuel efficiency wise, the new C1 is designed to offer petrol engine only.

Citroen C1 is best if you see running cost wise, it offers great fuel economy of 74.3mpg and low co2 emissions of 88g/km which is better than Toyota Aygo and Skoda Citigo. So there is no doubt that C1 is cheap to run car.

C1 is fun to drive

If you are young and would like to get an affordable car then Citroen C1 fits perfect. It’s cool interior comes with round speedo-meter and its full length open roof adds a fun thing. C1 is a stylist and good looking car comes in two tone of colour. C1 is quite good if you are mainly drive with one passenger at front as its rear seats are quite compact. There is no enough leg room and not enough cabin space as well however you can increase cabin space up to 780 litres by splitting rear seats 50:50.

C1 comes with 7 inch touch screen standard as all Citroen models. C1 available in three trim levels – Touch, Feel and Flair. Touch model comes with remote central locking, two speaker MP3 stereo and electric windows. Touch level adds up air conditioning, four speaker stereo and height adjustable driver seats and high level Flair model includes reversing camera, black leather upholstery and extra personalisation options. However all Citroen C1 models comes with hill start assist, unfastened seat belt warning, LED daytime running lights, tyre pressure monitor, 12volt socket in cabin and emergency braking assist.

Can you afford Citroen C1?

Citroen C1 is very affordable and cheap to run car. Its well built car small city car do manoeuvre and park very easily by its small size. You can get Citroen C1 on lease from just £103.23 only.