CitroŽn C6 has arrived. The latest addition to a historic line of great
CitroŽns, with a stunning look in keeping with the Marque's reputation
for style, the C6 takes the grand tourer concept and incorporates the
latest cutting-edge technology.
The C6 adds
the crowning touch to a wider and more complete CitroŽn range,
extending from the C1 to the C8. The presence, styling and executive
features of the C6 clearly identify it as an executive model. It is a
car inspired by great CitroŽns of the past – the DS, CX and SM – whose
design and innovative technologies have helped the Marque to establish
a strong heritage in large cars.
The C6 takes
the essential cues of executive saloons – elegance, sophistication and
on-the-road presence – and combines them with the Marque's own key
values. Derived from classic CitroŽns and continuously updated, these
values are expressed through avant-garde technology, based on styling
and the pursuit of comfort, and through engines that place the emphasis
on driveability rather than sheer power.
its fluid and dynamic styling, the C6 is a highly distinctive car.
Depending on the angle from which it is viewed, its unique styling
brings to mind an elegant coupť or an executive limousine.
exceptional on-board comfort takes the driver and passengers into a
world of opulence. The roomy, spacious passenger compartment uses
The driver's position, in particular, gives new meaning to the concept
of ergonomics. Driving information is clear and precise. The read-out
can also be shared with passengers by tilting the central screen
located in the top part of the dashboard.
Key safety features include a height-adjustable head-up display,
allowing the driver to concentrate on the road ahead, a lane departure
warning system (LDWS) and xenon dual-function directional headlamps.
Once again, CitroŽn has proved its ability to achieve continuous innovation.
The C6 is a global concept, a balance of unique design lines and
advanced technology creating an impression of advanced safety and – of
course - comfort.
The C6 combines high levels of passive safety for passengers (active
headrests and nine airbags amongst other features) and pedestrians
(active bonnet system) with impeccable road manners based on new
running gear with active suspension and electronically controlled
springing and damping.
The C6 features double wishbone suspension and a linked hub carrier at
the front, with a multi-link system at the rear. This set-up gives it
real agility, as well as making full use of the V6 petrol and diesel
engines available with the 6-speed automatic gearbox.
As a result, the C6 combines precise wheel guidance with impeccable
roadholding and perfect handling, whatever the situation.
The C6 is produced at the Rennes site, where dedicated quality teams inspect each vehicle individually.