Some important news

Morning, here is the news:

Citroen are releasing an updated C4 Picasso and Grand C4 Picasso for this December, there’s a refresh of the exterior with some rather nice LED lights and chrome touches. There’s also a black top version to be had, where you can have the roof black and the rest of the car in another colour.

All VTR+ models are upgraded to feature rear parking sensors, electrically folding mirrors, a USB socket and Bluetooth®.  Similarly, all Exclusive models now benefit from stylish 17” alloy wheel; new upholstery; USB and Bluetooth® connectivity.

C4 Picasso – Key Information:

DIESEL VERSIONS CO2 Emissions

g/km

MPG Combined Cycle Retail Price
1.6HDi 110hp VTR+ 135 54.3 (5.2 l/100km) €26,190
1.6 HDi 110hp EGS VTR+ 132 56.5 (5.0 l/100km) €26,890

Grand C4 Picasso – Key Information:

DIESEL VERSIONS CO2 Emissions

g/km

MPG Combined Cycle ‘On The Road’
R.R.P
1.6HDi 110hp VTR+ 139 53.3 (5.3 l/100km) €28,490
1.6 HDi 110hp EGS VTR+ 136 54.3 (5.2 l/100km) €29,190
1.6 HDi 110hp EGS Exclusive 139 53.3 (5.3 l/100km) €31,290

BMW

It would seem for some of you at least there is no recession, you are taking advantage of some price drops from BMW because they are reporting very strong sales across the group. Mini countryman has high demand, the 7 series has beaten the old models sales record.

BMW Group sales in / up to October 2010 at a glance

In October 2010 Comp. to previous year Up to/incl. October 2010 Comp. to previous year
BMW Group Automobiles 128,593 +11.6% 1,190,796 +12.9%
BMW 107,789 +12.4% 1,000,514 +14.6%
MINI 20,525 +6.1% 188,275 +4%
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars 279 +298.6% 2,007 +278%
BMW Motorcycles 6,845 +1.7% 88,353 +15.6%

You’re even buying more Motorbikes. Good too see the premium brand doing so well, we’ll hopefully get around to testing the new BMW’s early next year.