Thanks to the application of the latest ‘Crťative
Technologie’, CitroŽn’s new eTouch Emergency & Assistance System
has been awarded the prestigious Euro NCAP Advanced accolade at the
Paris Motor Show. The Euro NCAP Advanced Reward recognises CitroŽn’s
drive to improve safety and security through the application of this
The CitroŽn eTouch Emergency & Assistance system
will be available in the UK on New C4, C5 and DS3 models, as well as C4
Picasso and Grand C4 Picasso.
The innovative eTouch system features an automatic SOS
emergency call function in the event of an accident. Drivers also have
the ability to manually call for assistance and roadside recovery by
pressing a separate ‘Double Chevron’ button. With its integrated GPS
and SIM card, the innovative CitroŽn eTouch system sends the exact
location of the stranded vehicle to a central call centre.
The multi-function eTouch System also delivers a range
of useful monitoring services for owners. The system allows drivers to
consult information online in their ‘MyCITROňN’ personal space, which
enables them to monitor their vehicle’s maintenance requirements and to
receive advice on improving their fuel economy.
These services are free and available 24-7.