More luxury in the Czech Republic-mini

Weiterstadt, 21 July 2016

As well as the seat of MII, the Skoda Citigo is a brother of the VW up. ERGO, one would expect that after the VW city, now his siblings received a major facelift. But far from it: Skoda waits still 2017. visually nothing changes so at the Citigo to model year 2016 on headlights with standard LED daytime running lights. Skoda customers do have also on a new single turbo gasoline with 90 PS of up for the time being. Still use Citigo and Mii now on VW.

Never without power steering

What Skoda only indirectly reveals: the absolute base version of Citigo called "Easy" is omitted. She cost only 8.970 euros, but not even provided a power steering. Go prices now at 9.770 euros for the three-door "active" with 60 PS, 75 PS, anyone, must apply at least 10.310 euro. For the first time, also the Citigo Gets the Skoda typical umbrella. From the central facilities of "Ambition", this is located under the passenger seat. Another first is the climate control, as it was introduced at the VW up with the face lift. In the Citigo costs 260 euro extra charge at best.

The Smartphone as a Navi

New is also the rain and light sensor, combined with the active brake assist (extra charge: 280 euros). A maxi-dot display is available to the on-board computer. Changes the selection of Infotainment Systems: "Blues" has a CD player, SD card, aux connection, while 'Swing' offers a Bluetooth Handsfree, USB, six speakers and a colour display. The CD player is eliminated but. As standard, there are "Swing" in the Citigo-top version called style. Matching a Smartphone docking station is offered to move, for example, by app. This solution replaces the previously offered Aufstecknavi.

More color in the life

Lastly, colourful customers come at their expense. If necessary, are the roof and the exterior mirror housings in black or white lacquer, it includes alloy wheels in the same color. The so-called ColorConcept-option is red, green metallic Silver metallic or Black Pearl coat with white, can be combined. (rh)