2018 Citroen Berlingo is a high-roof combination of the French car manufacturer Citroën. 2018 Citroen Berlingo is identical to the Peugeot partner and came on the market at the end of 1996. The name Berlingo derives from the French word Berlingot, a curtail model of the carriages Berline. The new debut in 1997 won the title Van of the Year together with the Peugeot Partner.
There are different versions with one, two or without sliding doors, with tailgate or tailgate doors and variants as box-wagon with sheet-coated side windows. A special feature is the multi-functional roof of the equipment variant Spacelight / Modutop. In addition, until March 2007, a folding roof ex-factory was available. Modifications to a mobile home are also offered, partly supported by the factory. Also, an electron-transport was offered as Citroën Berlingo Electrique.
Citroën was the Berlingo, the first provider of a new class of high roof vans, the base of which approximately that of a VW Golf corresponds, but which offers the driver a raised seating position and have a higher body over the entire length of the interior a very large volume. In January 2004 the Berlingo was ranked 48th among the best-selling vehicles in Germany with 1,074 new registrations. The 2018 Berlingo models for the German market are produced in the Spanish Vigo and transported by ship to Bremerhaven.
2018 Citroen Berlingo Electric
In September 2012 Citroen unveiled an entirely electric version of Berlingo Electric, and in mid-March 2013 launched the Citroën Berlingo Electric and Peugeot Partner Electric models. The cars are built at the plant in Vigo, Spain, on the same line as the diesel equivalent. Initial deliveries to customers are expected to begin before the end of the second quarter. PSA estimates that the combined production of twin models will range from 2 to 2.5 thousand. every year.
In the field of electric cars, the key partner for PSA is Mitsubishi, which supplies traction drives and batteries. While the Citroen C-Zero and Peugeot iOn are being produced together with Mitsubishi i-MiEV in Japan, the new design is introduced by PSA. The French manufacturer took over not only car assembly, but also battery packs. Auto has a range of about 175 km and can be charged in 30 minutes. The new Citroën Berlingo Electric, developed in collaboration with Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, will have lithium-ion batteries.
2018 Citroen Berlingo Engine
2018 Citroen Berlingo engine range comprises only 1.6-liter engines: two 72 kW (98 hp) and 88 kW (120 hp) turbines and two diesel engines with 73 kW (99 hp) and 88 kW (120 hp). Depending on the engine, model, and equipment, the empty weight is between 1395 kg and 1658 kg, the braked tow load is between 1200 kg and 1300 kg.
2018 Citroen Berlingo Safety
The safety equipment has been improved and the German passenger car versions come as standard with front and rear axle brakes, ABS, ESP as well as front and side airbags (head airbags from Tendance equipment) for 2018 Citroen Berlingo model.