Recently, the motor industry trend to a decrease in the volume of power units and the use of turbocharging and direct fuel injection even more so now nobody will be surprised. Leading car manufacturers have introduced a lot of modern engines having high power density obtained per liter working volume. In 2018-2019 Citroen companies also have success in this business that demonstrates a new concept prepared for the motor show in Beijing.
Sedan 2018-2019 Citroen DS 5LS R got the motor in volume of 1.6 liters, develops power of 300 horsepower and a torque of 400 Nm. The engine is aggregated with a sequential gearbox with paddle shifters. Model DS 5LS without the “R” in the title is only sold in China, and is equipped with a 1.6-liter engine with recoil 160 and 200 horsepower. Concept foreshadows the emergence of a charged modification sedan.
Besides the productive motor vehicle endowed with sports suspension lowered by 15 millimeters of ground clearance; track of the front wheels compared to the serial version slightly expanded. Body 2018-2019 Citroen DS 5LS R Concept is painted in Carmine Red color, also has a fairly modest aerodynamic kit of carbon fiber, the 20-inch cast, and literally shines grille with chrome.
The seats and interior panels are trimmed in leather and Alcantara with red stitching. For a complete picture of the creators of the added carbon fiber inserts and the letter “R” on the sports steering wheel.