The New Citroen Relay Upgraded For 2015

New Citroen Relay

The new Citroen Relay has been completely redesigned and is scheduled to launch in South Africa in 2015.

Upgraded style and features

The new model receives an updated fascia including a new grille, new extended front light signature which includes new headlamps with smooth glass, set high on the front end and with chrome-finished surrounds available with LED daytime running lights.

The rear end benefits from a set of reshaped taillights and an oversized bumper set low for easier loading and unloading.

Interior changes come with a redesigned steering wheel, a dashboard with a new technical interface, and seats in new black fabric with a blend of red and grey dots. There is also a Connecting Box with a Bluetooth hands-free kit and a USB socket, as well as a first-in-segment 5-inch colour touchscreen for displaying the new navigation and reversing camera functions.

Enhanced safety systems comprise of the Intelligent Traction Control, Hill Descent Control, programmable speed limiter/cruise control, the Lane Departure Warning System, and a tyre pressure monitoring function.

The new Citroen Relay will be available in a broad range of eight body styles with four lengths (L1, L2, L3, L4), three wheelbases (3.00 m, 3.45 m and 4.04 m) and three heights (H1, H2, H3). Models coming to South Africa are still under negotiation.

Other details about the facelifted van including the engine line-up for South Africa will be revealed closer to launch.