In addition to features already mentioned, there are Bluetooth phone connections, tyre pressure monitors, a lane departure warning, parking sensors, automatic parking brake and directional headlamps
on offer as standard or as options.
Standard kit includes xenon directional headlamps
, front and rear parking sensors, cruise control with speed limiters, automatic ride height adjustment, seven airbags, traction control and ABS with electronic brakeforce distribution and emergency brake assistance.
Among the new innovative features on board - in addition to the fragrant feature - will be static directional headlamps
which make it easier to identify a pedestrian about to cross the road or a cyclist riding at the side of the road.
On the C5 the LDWS is the icing on the cake of a range of advanced features that include Xenon directional headlamps
that work on both dipped and main beam and a speed limiter that can be set at the touch of a button.
, , a speed limiter and, bizarrely, a scented air freshener.
2 HDI Exclusive costs pounds 21,395 but various 'extras' like full leather, xenon directional headlamps
, turning lights, driver's massage seat, satnav with Philips hifi system, lane departure warning, front parking sensors with parking space "gap" measurement, and rear lateral airbags, pushed the price up by almost pounds 5,000.
The range-topping VTS model adds a five-CD autochanger, heated and folding door mirrors, rear parking sensor, tyre pressure alert, Xenon dual function directional headlamps
, front door sill and footwell warning lights, while laminated acoustic side windows and an anti-theft alarm add to the provision of high frequency remote central locking with deadlocks and a transponder immobiliser to help keep the thief at bay.
The Exclusive-trimmed test car takes things to an even higher level, adding electrically adjustable front seats, front and rear parking sensors, fold-flat door mirrors which do their stuff on engine switch off, cruise control, six CD autochanger, tyre pressure warning monitors, dual zone air con, one-shot electric windows all round, front fogs and directional headlamps
to see you round the bend.
The latest C5 features a sophisticated lane-departure warning system that alerts drivers if they drift across lanes, as well as xenon dual-function directional headlamps
which turn as the car corners.
6 Turbo's specification includes six airbags, anti-lock brakes with electronic force distribution, electronic stability, tyre pressure sensors, two Isofix three-point rear child seat mountings, electric windows, static directional headlamps
and wipers, dual zone air conditioning, panoramic glass roof with sunblind, 17-inch alloy wheels, and half-leather trim.
This combines with numerous other safety measures such as the Company's innovative lane departure warning system, front and rear parking sensors, Xenon directional headlamps
, cruise control and a speed limiter.