Citroën C5 Aircross vs Hyundai Tucson

Citroën, the famous French automobile company has entered India with Citroën C5 Aircross. Citroën C5 Aircross was launched recently. The C5 Aircross is a comfort class SUV. Hyundai Tucson is a premium SUV. Let us compare these 2 SUV’s.


The Citroën C5 Aircross is a feature rich car. It has Suspension with progressive hydraulic cushions, Advanced comfort seats, 3 Adjustable independent rear seats, Grip and Hill Descent Assist, Panoramic glass sunroof and amazing interiors. The Citroën C5 Aircross provides great comfort and has the biggest boot in its class.

Hyundai Tucson has moon roof and Sunroof, automatic headlamps, Heated Wing Mirror, Supervision Cluster, Fog Lights, Door Scuff Plates, etc.


Citroën C5 Aircross comes with a 2.0 litre engine and 130 kW horse power. Hyundai Tucson has a 2.0 litre engine and a similar horse power.

Citroën C5 Aircross provides a mileage of 18.7 kmpl which is grater than 15.38 kmpl of Hyundai Tucson.


DimensionsCitroën C5 AircrossHyundai Tucson
Length4500 mm4480 mm
Width2099 mm1850 mm
Height1710 mm1660 mm
Ground Clearance230 mm170 mm


Both the SUV’s have the basic safety features like ABS, EBD, reverse parking sensors, Driver seat airbags, etc.

Hyundai Tucson has good safety with six airbags, Traction Control, Adjustable Seats, Tyre Pressure Monitor, Vehicle Stability Control System and Crash Sensor.

Citroën C5 Aircross was rated 4 star in Euro NCAP. It comes with six airbags, reverse parking camera, hill hold and descent control, electronic traction control, blind-spot monitoring system, electric parking brake, and front and rear parking sensors, etc.


The Citroën C5 Aircross is offered in 7 colours- 4 different monotone colours; Cumulus Grey, Pearl White, Tijuca Blue and Perla Nera Black. Three dualtone colours – Cumulus Grey with Black roof, Pearl White with Black roof and Tijuca Blue with Black roof.

Hyundai Tucson is offered in 4 colours; Starry Night, Polar White, Typhoon Silver and Phantom Black,.

Final Verdict

The new Citroën C5 Aircross is premium, big, fuel efficient and offers more comfort and room compared to Hyundai Tucson. The new Citroën C5 Aircross is expensive compared to Hyundai Tucson. It starts from INR 29.90 Lakh and goes upto INR 31.90 Lakh. (Ex- Showroom). Price of Hyundai Tucson ranges from Rs. 22.55 Lakh and goes upto Rs. 27.33 Lakh (Ex- Showroom) for top-end model.