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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 CITROËN 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 CITROËN 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.