2014 Citroen DS 5LS
Since China took advantage of the United States as the world’s largest vehicle manufacturer in 2010 , many auto companies have started to pay more attention to this market . In China , however , produces about 20 million vehicles , which is not only twice as much as the United States but also around 25 % higher than in the European Union. Citroen is one of the manufacturers who are serious about this market for several years offering a wide range of Chinese buyers of their cars . But the French carmaker is not satisfied with the achieved and wants to increase its market share. To succeed in his plan , Citroen has recently introduced 2014 5LS DS model , which will be a top-notch French giants and apply for vehicles such as the Audi A3 Sedan , Volkswagen Sagitar , which is one of the best selling cars in China.
2014 Citroen DS 5LS design
The 2014 Citroen DS 5LS is 4.7 meters long and is manufactured on the same platform as the DS5 hatchback , which is on the market for sale for several years . The next DS5 , Citroen DS3 and also sells and DS4 , and although it offers only 50 salons are located in 40 major Chinese cities . Although the Citroen was one of the first Western vehicle manufacturers in China , most of its models were made for taxi service , and therefore French company wants to change its image .
In any case, the 2014 Citroen DS DS 5LS the first car with a new mask , which Citroen says it is inspired by the chrome wings that are connected the headlights on the original DS in 1955. The French claim that the 2014 Citroen DS 5LS offers the longest chassis of the C class , with a length of 4.7 meters is also one of the largest .
2014 Citroen DS 5LS interior
The greatest attention has been paid to the interior , which is covered with skin and provides long selection of standard and optional equipment , in order to compete with the German rivals , and some of the special options for blind spot monitor , DVD player, monitor with voice recognition and rear seats that can be set at an angle of 29 degrees . Citroen also says the famous French comfort and peace will not fail this time .
2014 Citroen DS 5LS engine
At the start of the offer in 2014 Citroen DS 5LS will find three petrol engines , 136 hp , 160 hp and 200 hp , with a choice of manual and automatic transmissions . For now it is known that in 2014 Citroen DS 5LS sell only in China , but there are chances that the offer be extended to the rest of Asia in the near future . Citroen does not stop at the achieved and plans to extend the offer to a few models . One of them should be the first SUV with DS tag , based on the Wild Rubis concept , and the other is a larger sedan based on Numero 9 concept. In any case, the plan of the company has annual sales of 200,000 copies by 2015 the world’s largest market .