Citroen Will Unveil The C4 Cactus Crossover Electric Vehicle In 2020 In Europe

Earlier this month, Citroen announced its plans to have electrified versions for its entire lineup, starting with the C5 Aircross plug-in hybrid SUV. You can read our news story about it here. According to a new report, the upcoming C4 Cactus will be the second model to get the treatment with an all-electric variant. But is there a chance we could see the Europe-only crossover on Indian roads in the future? Linda Jackson, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Citroen, reiterated that every new model will either have a fully electric or a plug-in hybrid version starting next year. The CMP is a modular compact car platform made by PSA in conjunction with Chinese carmaker Dongfeng. It can accommodate petrol, diesel, hybrid, and all-electric powertrains. The recent Vauxhall Corsa e, Pugeot 208 and Citroen DS3 Crossback are all underpinned by the CMP. Jackson also said that the C5 sedan will see the light of day again. No timelines were disclosed, though she said that the sedan will be based on the CXperience concept unveiled in 2016. That’s exciting news for two reasons: the brand currently has no sedans in its lineup, and the CXperience concept looks brilliant. Unlike most other co...

Woman crashes into glass wall of Mercedes Benz dealership in Paramus

This conversation is moderated according to USA TODAY’s community rules. Please read the rules before joining the discussion. A woman drove her car into the glass wall of a Mercedes Benz dealership in Paramus. Tariq Zehawi, NorthJersey PARAMUS — A woman drove her car into the glass wall of a Mercedes Benz dealership on Route 17 Friday morning, authorities said.  The woman drove into the wall at about 7:47 a.m., Patrolman Robert Gleason said. She was at the dealership to get her car serviced, said Fire Chief Kevin Joyce. She did not suffer any injuries, authorities said. The woman’s car, a Mercedes S 550 sedan, hit the metal support pillars of the glass wall leading to the dealership’s showroom, causing the glass to shatter and the pillars to bend. An employee who answered the dealership’s phone number said that the dealership will operate on a normal schedule.  GREAT WALL Anthony Zurita is a breaking news reporter for NorthJersey.com. For unlimited access to all the major news happening in North Jersey, subscribe here. To get breaking news directly to your inbox, sign up for our newsletter. Covering our local communities takes time and resources. Readers...