Sino-American Lucid Motors have revealed their Air saloon, a truly good-looking car.
Take a look at these photos. This is what a modern, elegant and distinctive car looks like. It will be on sale in 2018 though only in Canada and the US. The details can be inspected here. What is interesting is the approach Lucid have taken, managing to give the car a clear identity without recourse to strange detailing and without obviously using a grille-like oblong at the front.
One is almost tempted to say (or one actually does say) that this is what a modern Citroen should look like: add a Chevron on the front and this is a CX for our times which is not what you would say about Citroen’s recent offerings in the large car class.
The rear view shows a large glass panel and quite dynamically tapering C-pillar which avoids the current trope of fake glazing. At the front, the air intakes are two minimal slots, again running completely counter to the vogue for extremely complex forms.
This is what Citroen are suggesting, by way of contrast:
Slide show image source: Autocar.