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A new Citroen C1

From: £215 p/m

A funky city car that's fun to drive and affordable

You can't help but notice this slick little city car. As well as smart French styling and compact size, it's economical to run and surprisingly nifty to drive.

Engine Size Icon 998 cc
Manual Transmission Icon Manual
Petrol Can Icon Petrol
Petrol Pump Icon 68.90 MPG
co2 Icon 85 g/km
Tax Icon £110 a year
Doors Icon 3
line-icon-seats 4

Citroen C1

It’s no wonder the C1 is so popular with young drivers – it’s compact, smart and funky and easy on the pocket!

If you’re after a classy little car that doesn’t compromise on driveability, the Citroen C1 could be the one for you. Why not get your hands on a brand new model with a low deposit and free insurance or a contribution towards insurance?

Reasons to love the Citroen C1

An upbeat sprightly drive Plus Icon

Available in 1litre, or the livelier 1.2 litre engine, the Citroen C1 is an enjoyable drive that loves nothing better than a spin around town. The light steering makes it a breeze to navigate city streets and parking in tight spaces a doddle.

Chic and cheerful Plus Icon

There’s no denying the Citroen C1 is a smart little car. The styling, inside and out, is fresh and fun and there’s plenty of choice in colour options. The C1 feels surprisingly roomy up front but it does lack some space in the rear seat and boot; your mates may get a bit fidgety on longer journeys!

There’s a smart connecting box Bluetooth and USB set up on some models, a nice 7-inch colour touchscreen on the mid-range Feel model and alloys, and reversing camera on the top price Flair model. All models can have keyless entry and keyless start.

Strong on safety Plus Icon

Euro NCAP gave this car a solid four out of five stars for safety with an 80% occupancy rating for adults and child protection.

There’s also hill-start assistance so you’ll avoid any awkward reverse hill slippage. The security kit includes an immobiliser and central locking.

Economical and environmental Plus Icon

The stop/start technology helps to keep CO2 emissions down to only 88/km and this gives you a decent fuel economy of 74.3mpg. 

You’ll need to get this car serviced every 15,500 miles or 12 months (whichever comes first), but servicing costs are reasonable and shouldn’t break the bank.

Happily, Insurance costs are also low, falling into group 6 for the 1.0 litre car or group 12 for the 1.2 litre.

Standard specification
Technical specification

Standard specification Plus Icon

Driver Convenience

Trip computer
Audible warnings for lights on, opened doors and handbrake
Variable power steering
Speedometer and fuel gauge


MP3 Audio system with 2 speakers and USB socket

Exterior Features

Body colour rear bumper
Black front bumper insert
Electric front windows
Elliptical lights
Rear wiper
Matt black door mirrors
Chrome grille surround
LED daytime running lights
Black coloured A & B pillars
Rear spoiler
Chrome chevrons with black surround
Black door handles

Interior Features

Front head restraints
Height adjustable steering wheel
12 volt front socket
Rear bench seat
Mica cloth upholstery
Pollen filter
Interior door and boot locking
Rear storage pockets
Luggage cover
Heating system
Black interior door handles
Rear headrests
Folding front seats with return to position
Dashboard storage
Front door pockets
ISOFIX child seat anchorage points attached on outer rear seats
Rear parcel shelf
Driver and passenger sunvisor with courtesy mirror


Black lower dashboard
Black centre console


Hill start assist
Tyre pressure monitor
Airbags - Driver and front passenger with cut off device, front lateral and curtain
Front seatbelt pretensioners with force limiters
Unfastened seat belt warning on all seats
Door open warning
CSC - Cornering stability control
ABS with Electronic brakeforce distribution and Emergency braking assistance
Electronic stability control
Mono-tone horn
3 point seatbelts on all seats


Locking fuel filler cap
High-frequency remote control central locking with deadlocks
Transponder immobiliser


14" Star wheel covers
Compressor with puncture repair kit
Black wheel centre caps

Technical specification Plus Icon

Engine and drive train

Cylinder Layout
Cylinder Bore(mm)


Badge Engine CC
Coin Series
Service Interval Mileage

Other Citroen models available

If you’re looking for a small car that is quirky or unique in its design, then a trendy French car from Citroen could be for you.

Citroen C3

A practical city car which has a bit more space than the C1 but it still looks sleek and has excellent fuel economy.

Find out more
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Frequently asked questions

What is a guarantor? Plus Icon

A guarantor is someone who formally guarantees to pay the finance if the young driver is unable to make the repayments.

Before agreeing to become a guarantor for young driver, it is important you check that you would be able to afford the repayments (if they fail to pay the finance instalments), as non-payment pay could affect both yours, and their, credit score and result in repossession of the car.

How does the insurance work? Plus Icon

We offer you a personalised quote based on your age and postcode and the majority of our customers really do get free insurance. We know it's a big outlay buying and insuring your first car. We developed this offer to help ease the pain during what's probably going to be your most expensive year of car insurance – whilst you build up that first year's all important no claims bonus. Our insurance is underwritten by Highway Insurance (part of the Liverpool Victoria Group)

What is the benefit of adding a guarantor to my finance application? Plus Icon

If you're aged under 21, you're unlikely to have built up much credit history, so approval will be based on your personal circumstances. Having a guarantor increases your chance of being approved - thus allowing you to start building up your credit score.

What happens after the first year? Plus Icon

We'll send you a renewal price, but you don't have to take it and if you can find a more suitable policy somewhere else you can move your insurance (we'll miss you though!)

How long until I get my new car? Plus Icon

Good question. It depends on the car you're after and how far you want to go customising it! If you want your car delivered ASAP give us a call on 0333 358 3441 to find out what's available now. If you've got your heart set on a certain colour or upgrade the car may have to be made to order. Whatever your circumstances, our friendly team can talk you through timescales for the different options – and we'll keep you posted on progress until it's delivered.


Get a brand new Citroen C1
with insurance

Price ranges from:
£215 - £277 p/m

From: £215 p/m

Representative example

Buy on a 4 year Personal Contract Purchase at 9.7% APR

48 monthly payments of
12 months insurance

At the end of the 4 years you can hand the car back to the finance company or pay a final payment of £2,205.75.

Drive up to 8000 miles per year.

Here's how we worked out the loan

£10,470.00Question IconCash price This is amount you are paying for the car.

£9,970.00Question IconLoan amount after the deposit This is the amount you are borrowing and will pay interest on.

£2,232.54Question IconTotal charge for credit This is the total amount of interest you will pay on the finance agreement.

£0.00Question IconAdmin fee This is an administration fee that the finance lender charge to set up your credit agreement.

£12,702.71Question IconTotal amount payable This is the total amount you would pay to own the car (including the deposit, the 48 monthly payments and the final payment.

4.57%Question IconThe fixed rate of interest The interest rate will remain consistent throughout the term of your loan, meaning your monthly payments will remain the same.

The figures above are based on an 18 year old living at PO107RJ. Young Marmalade Ltd, acting as a credit broker, will introduce you to a select panel of lenders. *This can be increased for an additional cost after you apply (excess mileage is charged if you hand your car back at the end of the term. The excess mileage rate will be specified in your finance agreement.)

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