This has been a year of Citroën 100-year celebrations all over the world. In Finland, the main event was in March, when Citroën invited VIPs to the old student house in Helsinki to celebrate the 100-year old Citroën brand. Mr. Arnaud Belloni (Senior Vice President Global Marketing Communications) visited and was an honoured guest at the event. In addition to Mr. Belloni´s inspiring speech, my good friend and I, Mikko Salonen, presented
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Another great event was held in July. Inspired by Fête de la Fédération, classic French cars gathered to Helsinki railway-station square. Our Citroën car club held our summer meeting at the same time in Tuusula and the cars were driven to the square in a parade.
Also this year, the Peking to Paris classic car race visited in Finland the first time:
Our Citroën Celebration year continues with smaller events arranged by Finnish Citroën dealers around the country.
I wish you all a great rest of the year.
Automobile Citroën RyFinland