Citroën DS5Mon, 18 Apr 2011
Also revealed before the Shanghai show begins, is the latest Citroën to wear the DS moniker. The DS5 is said to fully express Citroën's 'Créative Technologie', combining 'style with innovative engineering solutions'.
The DS5 is based on the C-SportLounge concept and takes the DS brand into the luxury segment. Whilst boasting the familiar DS design language and surfacing, the DS5 is said to take 'on-road presence to another level'. A DRG dominating grille and drawn back headlights certainly pertain to this.
Inside, the DS5 boasts an armory of technologies as well as aiming to deliver on driver pleasure, The interior is said to be driver focused, with the IP and a 'pilot-style' bank of switches over the drivers seat all intending to build on this feeling.
The DS5 also is said to lead in quality and refinement, with each detail being carefully considered. The DS5 makes use of premium materials such as fine-grain Club leather and exclusive designs like the 'watchstrap' seat upholstery.