2021 Citroen C3 facelift unveiled, Australian debut confirmed
The revised Citroen C3 has been revealed in Europe, with timing for its Australian launch confirmed for later this year.
Up front the chrome bars around the double chevron logo have been redesigned. Said to be inspired by the CXperience concept, the lower bar bends down at the ends and merges with a redesigned headlamp pod, which now features LED lights as standard.
Fiat Chrysler and PSA Group sign binding merger agreement to form $67 billion company
Fiat Chrysler (FCA) and the PSA Group have signed a definitive merger agreement.
The two companies say they will, in time, generate two-thirds of its sales from just two platforms: one for compact cars, and one for compact and mid-size models. Each platform is expected to generate around three million sales per year globally.
Reverse Gear podcast special: Citroen celebrates 100 years
Citroen is celebrating 100 years since it was founded by Andre Citroen.
The brand was on site at the 2019 Motorclassica in Melbourne to help mark the milestone with its fans and the general public, while the Citroen Car Club of Victoria was on hand to display some of the brand's most iconic cars.
Citroen has recalled the 2018 C3 hatchback, over concerns about the top tether anchor point on the passenger seat.
According to the company a top-tether child seat anchor point has been fitted to the passenger seat when it shouldn't have been.
Although it's legal to switch off the passenger airbag in Europe, allowing a child seat to be fitted up front, Australian laws don't allow the airbag to be deactivated.