New 2012 Citroen C1 facelift revealed image

Citroën’s popular C1 has just received an updated for 2012. This facelifted 2012 Citroën C1 is on show at the Brussels motor show this week.

The redesigned front-end of the C1 is somewhat reminiscent of the C-Cactus concept that was on display at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2007, while other minor changes include different handles and hubtub.
New features include CO2 emissions from just 99g/km, LED daytime running lights, a CD audio system with Citroën’s integrated Connecting Box (Bluetooth® system with USB socket) and an Electronic Gearbox System with steering-mounted paddles.

Tweaks to its 67bhp 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine have resulted in CO2 emissions of 99g/km (down from 103g/km) and combined economy of 65.7mpg (up from 62.8mpg) for the C1 1.0i variant mated to a manual gearbox.
In addition, if you want to fang it F1-style, the paddles are on offer with a new gearbox, the efficient and responsive Electronic Gearbox System (EGS), which sounds to us like it could be an able competitor to Volkswagen’s DSG.