PARIS — The full-electric adaptation of the Citroen C4 bunched auto will advertise for 35,600 euros ($42,115) in France, the automaker said, as PSA Group prepares to action a absolute battling to the segment’s best advancing new entrant, the Volkswagen ID3.
With EV and auctioning incentives accessible in France and added countries, the e-C4’s amount avalanche to able-bodied beneath 30,000 euros. For example, a French client who turns in an older, college emissions agent could be acceptable for as abundant as 10,000 euros in incentives this year, including an added 7,000-euro EV bonus.
Both electric and centralized agitation versions of the C4 are accessible to adjustment and will appear in showrooms afore year-end. The car replaces the C4 Cactus in Citroen’s lineup.
The VW ID3 will be priced at 35,575 euros in Germany back it launches this month, although the amount in France is 37,990 euros afore incentives.
Other full-electric competitors for the C4 accommodate the Nissan Leaf, at 33,900 euros in France; the VW e-Golf (which will eventually be replaced by the ID2) at 33,950 euros; and the Hyundai Ioniq electric at 35,200 euros. The Tesla Archetypal 3 starts at 49,600 euros in France and offers a ambit of 530 km, although lower-priced models with beneath ambit are accessible in added European countries.
The C4 is congenital on an continued adaptation of PSA Group’s CMP multi-energy belvedere for baby and bunched vehicles, and is the aboriginal compact-sized car to use the architecture.
Citroen says the e-C4 has a ambit of 350 km on the WLTP cycle. In comparison, the ID3’s abject ambit is advertised as 426 km, the e-Golf’s is 231 km, the Ioniq’s is 378 km and the Leaf’s is 270 km, although both the ID3 and Leaf are accessible in extended-range versions.
Citroen additionally appear prices for gasoline and agent versions of the C4. The gasoline C4, with 100 hp, 130 hp or 155 hp, starts at 20,900 euros. Agent versions, with 110 hp or 130 hp, alpha at 23,200 euros.
There will be three capital trim levels, accessible for anniversary powertrain, and two “packs” with abundance and active abetment features.
The top-of-the-range gasoline archetypal is 31,750 euros; the top agent is 32,200 euros; and the top electric adaptation is 38,800 euros.