This new engine is already offered in the European market and beyond the three cylinders, stands the 12 valves (four per cylinder), cold start system with fuel heating in the gun, dual variable valve, plated belt oil, variable oil pump, cooling system divided between block and cylinder head and exhaust manifold integrated into the cylinder head.
When compared to version offered out there PureTech “Brazilian” adopted reinforced pistons for the use of ethanol; adoption of 1.2 mm thick rings to further reduce friction and lower fuel consumption; block with reinforced bearings and piston cooling system; reinforced bearings; and heads with valve seats for use strengthened and reinforced with ethanol intake valves.
The intermediate configuration C3 1.2, the Attraction, costs R $ 49,990 and adds the radio with Bluetooth connection, daytime LED lights, front fog lights, electric rear windows and mirrors painted in body color. Line the top of the C3 1.2 Tendance has a value of R $ 52,690 table and brings the equipment list from previous versions over the windshield panoramic Zenith.
As for technology, the big news is the media center capable smartphone mirroring and support for Apple CarPlay (with voice recognition).
It is 7 inch touchscreen and houses all the audio controls, navigation and connectivity (AM / FM radio, Bluetooth, USB, calculator and calendar).