Citroen C3 Airdream Plus – Eco Car

The Citroen C3 Airdream Plus is the special edition in the C3 range. The Citroen C3 Airdream Plus stands out from the rest of the range with its Aero Wheel trims and panoramic zenith windscreen that provides the inside with loads of sunlight. In addition to this there is a Bluetooth system with USB, RDS radio, MP3 CD player, Aux socket, 6 speakers, parking sensors and air conditioning as standard. The Citroen C3 Aidream plus is available to purchase from £14,950.

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Citroen C3 Airdream Plus – Engine Emissions

The Airdream Plus is a special edition 1.6HDi 90bhp diesel engine. This super efficient engine emits a mere 99 g/km of co2. This makes it Car Tax A rating for vehicle excise duty, which means that there is no fee to pay for the first year or in any other year for that matter. If you're looking to have a low-cost new car, this could be it.

Citroen C3 Airdream Plus – Miles per Gallon

The effective 1.6 Hdi engine barely affects the environment at all, with only 99g/km of CO2 being emitted. The super efficient engine combined with the latest energy saver tyres from Michelin improves the MPG to an average of 74.3 MPG. In regards to car emissions and miles per gallon, the C3 Airdream plus gets a gold star.

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Citroen C3 Airdream Plus – Safety Features

The Citreon C3 Airdream Plus has a huge range of safety features such as; an impact absorbing structure, six airbags, rear isofix points and a child lock button. You will even get a flashing light with a warning sound if you haven’t fastened that all important seat belt.

Citroen C3 Airdream Plus – Insurance Group

The C3 Airdream plus, as you would expect is in the lower insurance group band 4, which makes it very affordable. The engine can manage a huge amount of miles to a gallon of fuel, with 85mpg being the figure on the urban cycle and 60mpg around the city. As the C3 is exempt from Car Tax too it is a very frugal choice of car as the running costs are as minimal as you can get! Notwithstanding the economical aspect you will be helping to reduce the impact on the environment.

Citroen C3 Airdream Plus - Space

Two adults easily fit in the front of the C3. The C3 has been designed for the family, as the isofix points in the rear seats have been specially engineered to maximise comfort and safety for your children. For short rides it is possible to sit comfortably in the rear, but the rear seats are mainly for kids. Driving around the city centre is comfortable as the suspension is very pliant.

The rear seats fold down to reveal a decent sized boot and as it is a hatchback, large items can be carried. There is plenty of space to carry bags around, making it the perfect vehicle for going on a shopping spree. Without folding down the seats the boot space is a reasonable 300 litres. Additional storage is provided in the front door pockets, front seat back pockets and a lashing eye in the boot.

Citroen C3 Airdream Plus – Special Edition

Being a special edition, the improved quality is noticeable compared to the regular C3. There are soft, sumptuous interior flashes of satin and very comfy seats. There is solidarity to the Airdream that is not usually available in a car of this category.

Citroen C3 Airdream Plus - Performance

Taking 11.5 seconds to get from 0-62mph, the C2 is not going to win many performance awards, but this cool car is all about style, environment and funkiness, not at how fast it goes. Its top speed is almost 112mph.

Citroen C3 Airdream Plus - Conclusion

The little C3 Airdream is a keen car and it accelerates well. Although it’s not the fastest family car on the market, it feels nippy because of the panoramic Zenith windscreen. The Citroen C3 Airdream plus is available in nine colours including Wicked Red (pearlescent) or Manitoba Grey, (metallic). It is a great choice if you want to save money on motoring costs in addition to helping the environment. A full list of all Green Cars is available here.

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