French car manufacturer Citroen has unveiled another model designed exclusively for the Chinese market. 2014 Citroen DS 5LS offers spacious and high quality interior as well as great comfort in its class thanks to the largest wheelbase in the C segment.
One of the ways that Citroen plans to improve sales of its cars in Asia is the DS line. It is present in China as a separate brand. What makes us interesting is this model that we introduce you, is because it would be this new model could come to the European market.
As for the design, Citroen DS 5LS there is not much in common with the European model DS5. The front part, especially the chrome grille and boomerang-shaped headlights, were taken from the concept Wild Rubis which premiered in China in April 2013th. DS 5LS reveals new look of the front end which has a DS Wings grid that extends to the headlights and gives it a dynamic and modern look. The model also has a daytime running lights, chrome details and LED light with integrated chrome ring that gives a three-dimensional look, while the rear end stands out with exclusive LED lights with chrome frame. The car is 4,700 mm long, 1,840 mm wide and 1,500 mm high, while its wheelbase, which is the largest in the segment to which it belongs is 2,710 mm.
Passengers will be in the cabin to meet with quality materials including leather upholstery, wooden ornaments, as well as the inevitable metallic details. As an option, the offer will be front seats with massage, premium audio system and air purifier. Other options include keyless entry, parking assistance, reversing camera, as well as entertainment system for passengers in the back seats.
Citroen DS 5LS offers a high level of technology in the engines, and customers will be able to choose between two turbocharged petrol engines, such as THP 160 (120 kW) and THP 200 (147 kW) with sequential direct fuel injection, high pressure pump, turbocharger TwinScroll and the power will be transmitted to the front wheels by a six-speed automatic gearbox.