Reviews: "Citroen C3 Picasso." "Citroën C3 Picasso": specifications, photo
At the Paris Motor Show in 2008 was the first timepresented "Citroen Picasso C3." This is a class B sedan designed by the Citroën concern for the movement of car owners in urban conditions. Since the manufacturer relied on comfort and economy, "Picasso" quickly won the love of consumers. It should be noted that both in Russia and abroad, Citroën s3 Picasso receives mostly positive reviews.
This car has a number of advantages andattractive external data, which ensured its high popularity. With a "square" shape, it is streamlined. A successful combination of positive characteristics of the hatchback and minivan made "Picasso" a favorite family car. However, according to the technical passport, it has characteristics as a minivan. But, like everything French, this car bears elegance and uniqueness. This, of course, can not but attract residents of Russian cities.
I must say that, despite the small dimensions, "Citroën s3 Picasso" technical characteristicshas the most thorough. The car is equipped with a four-cylinder petrol engine of 1.3 liters. This engine is quite powerful and produces 95 horsepower at 6000 rpm. Drive at the "Picasso" front, the steering wheel - on the left, with the "right" wheel, these cars do not produce. Every such car is assembled and tested in France, in other countries it is not collected. This point is traditionally contain all the feedback, "Citroen c3 Picasso" is very much appreciated by meticulous Russian drivers.
Front and rear brakes are disc, but withThis is only the front ventilated. Accelerates to 100 km / h this Citroen in about 13 seconds, which is not bad for a city car. The maximum speed, which he is capable of, is 170-180 km / h, that is quite enough for long trips. In general, the owners, not too lazy to write reviews, "Citroen c3 Picasso" is described as a reliable car for long trips, motorists are attracted by both good speed and economical fuel consumption.
With all this, "Picasso" - quite economicalcar, around the city, it absorbs about 8.4 liters of fuel, and on the road - about 5 liters. In general, the average consumption is 6.3 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers. Especially those living in the capital efficiency enthusiastically celebrate the minivan when leave feedback, "Citroen C3 Picasso" enables the whole day to wander around Moscow and not go broke on gasoline. Appreciate the appearance of the "Citroen c3 Picasso" photos allow full.
Truly the "sore spot" of a car isground clearance or ground clearance. It is 174 mm, but with a characteristic overhang this was not enough for the owners of Citroën C3 Picasso. Clearance reviews are not the most flattering. It is necessary to understand that Russian roads do not mean driving on low cars, since even in a city the highways can not boast of an ideal covering. In addition, in our yards around the curbs that have remained since the Soviet past, and they installed in general without regard to the appearance in the courtyard of vehicles. Moreover, the Russian winter is, of course, snowdrifts and a high level of snow even on highways, so a low car will not be comfortable in such conditions. All these shortcomings "Citroën s3 Picasso" reviews of the owners contain.
The comfort of the car is determined by the spacious interiorand a capacious trunk, the volume of which is 385 liters. Despite the apparent small size, the salon is really very spacious, and it easily accommodates five people. The front part of this minivan always attracts motorists, it is quite high and has a unique arrangement of headlights and lanterns. Also, the car has additional aluminum rails on the roof, which provide safe transportation of goods weighing up to 60 kg. If we evaluate the overall appearance of Picasso, then we can say that it is unique and individual.
On the side windows are installed lights thatlight up when you open the door, and it pleases drivers when you have to get into the car in the evening in a dark courtyard. With such flashlights somehow calmer. The wheels are equipped with steel alloy wheels, which can be selected by the consumer at their own discretion. All these characteristics make this family car elegant and attractive.
Safety, which is so important for movementin the car, especially in the family, the "Picasso" is thought through very thoroughly. All necessary systems are: and ABC, and REF, and AFU, as well as an automatic alarm. In addition, in all trim levels of the Citroen Picasso, four airbags are installed: two side airbags and two driver's airbags. The presence of cruise control and stability control system of the car ESP is also a positive indicator of this brand. It was all this that created the "Picasso" image of the family car.
Since the "Citroen Picasso" is very roomy,but at the same time maneuverable and compact, it becomes clear why it is so popular among urban residents. It is maneuverability is another feature for which car owners are so fond of "Picasso". Its attractive streamlined shapes and quite presentable appearance meet all the demands of modern motorists. The interior inside is very cozy, everything is at hand, and there are many "gadgets and options". This is especially popular with women.
And the fact that it economically spends fuel,characterizes the car as accessible to many segments of the population. Russian motorists prefer the "Picasso" with a manual transmission. In general, it can be said that many Russian citizens buy this minivan and are very happy with it. Of the drawbacks, owners most often note the notorious low ground clearance and high oil consumption while driving at high speeds. Finally it must be said that some owners of Citroen Picasso complain that it has weak shock absorbers, and when the car carries five people and a load, they knock.