The French based automaker Citroen has recently tested the brand new C-Elysee WTCC, which will be driven in the World Touring Car Championship by Sebastien Loeb.
Just a few days after the new Citroen C-Elysee WTCC has been officially unveiled, the model is being placed into the spotlights once again, this time thanks to a video which is showing the carmaker testing the racer on the track. The new Citroen C-Elysee WTCC race car will be used by the company in the 2014 World Touring Car Championship, with Sebastien Loeb behind the wheel.
The Citroen C-Elysee WTCC is coming with a roll cage, a bucket seat with six-point harness, a racing steering wheel, a stripped out cabin and much more. The model has an aggressive front fascia, a carbon fiber rear spoiler, a ventilated hood, new side skirts, a rear wing, extended side arches, rear diffuser and 18-inch wheels wrapped in Yokohama tires. As for the engine used, this will be the 1.6 liter four-cylinder unit, which is producing a total output of 380 HP (283 kW) and 400 Nm of torque (295 lb-ft), mated to a six-speed sequential transmission. Power is being sent to the front-wheel drive through a mechanical self-locking differential.