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Citroen Australia Announces Pricing for the All-new Grand C4 Picasso

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MELBOURNE – Feb 7, 2014: Citroen Australia has today announced pricing for the all-new Grand C4 Picasso, which goes on sale nationally on March 1, 2014.

The all-new model will be available in Australia in one trim level – Exclusive - and one engine and transmission combination only.

Already awarded the Golden Steering Wheel by Auto Bild and Family Car of the Year in Europe by Top Gear Magazine, the CITRO╦N Grand C4 Picasso is the first PSA model to be based of the all-new modular EMP2platform with an all new BlueHDi engine. The Grand C4 Picasso offers a high level of specification, technology and comfort features.

“We’ve very excited to introduce the all New Grand C4 Picasso in Australia. It’s a people mover that drives like a car and looks very stylish, But it’s also supremely practical with ample space, high levels of safety and technology said CITRO╦N Australia’s National Marketing Manager, Manuel Tyras.

The Grand C4 Picasso will be priced from $43,990 MLP.

The all-new model will feature a PSA’s new ultra fuel-efficient 110kW BlueHdi diesel engine and mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. Torque is impressive at 370Nm from low in the rev range at 2000-2500rpm. Fuel consumption is just 4.5L/100km combined and emissions are a low 117g/km.

While the exterior dimensions have not changed the new platform has allowed the seven-seat Grand C4 Picasso’s wheelbase to be extended to 2.84m improving space and flexibility within the cabin.

Highlights of the all-new model include a standard 360 degree camera, standard self-parking, blind spot monitoring, a 12-inch panoramic HD screen with 7-inch multifunction touch screen, stop and start technology and a weight saving of 100kg compared with the previous model.

Full specifications and images will be available at the end of the month.