The next-generation Citroen C4 and C4 Cactus glance set to become one and the similar, with the corporate’s boss confirming the transfer for 2021.
Speaking with Autocar, Xavier Peugeot, head of PSA Group, stated the 2 fashions will “converge” within the next-generation, making the crossover-styled hatchback the only real small-segment providing – set to duke it out with the likes of the Volkswagen Golf, and Peugeot’s personal 308.
“We needed to reduce our line-up to eight silhouettes [as demanded by Citroen’s parent company PSA’s boss Carlos Tavares], so one of these models had to go. The C4 and C4 Cactus are converging into one,” Xavier Peugeot stated.
“I believe this car will continue to polarise, though a little bit less than the last. I like this because I believe Citroen should challenge the norm.”
The British e-newsletter says the C4 Cactus used to be firstly intended to be a brief substitute for the common C4 vary (above), which is recently out of manufacturing.
However, Xavier Peugeot added the next-gen type would possibly want to tone down the SUV styling additional to steer clear of confusion with SUV fashions just like the C3 Aircross.
The present C4 Cactus has simply been facelifted – due in Australia “late 2018” – with the up to date model to keep on sale for a minimum of 3 years in response to the 2021 timing given by means of PSA.
Headlining the updates are fewer ‘Air Bumps’ than the unique, cleaner designs on the entrance and rear, along side the corporate’s Progressive Hydraulic Cushion suspension gadget.
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Next C4 and C4 Cactus to become one – report