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Citroën Logo History

Citroën Logo History

Citroën was established in 1919 by André-Gustave Citroën.Within the first ten years of its history Citroën had become one of the largest car companies in the world.All the legendary Citroën logos feature an illustration of two helical gears, which were patented by André Citroën.The gears loo ...
Tips for Storing a Hydraulic Citroën away for the Winter

Tips for Storing a Hydraulic Citroën away for the Winter

(Requires paid member status to access.)By George Klein & George Dyke….Many owners just turn off the key and let their DS, SM, GS, BX, CX, and XM’s settle down for a long winter’s nap.  But in doing so, you are putting the bottom of the car close to the floor of the storage space and ...
The Citroën Type N350 “Belphégor” Truck Celebrates its 55th Anniversary

The Citroën Type N350 “Belphégor” Truck Celebrates its 55th Anniversary

When the type N350 truck was first presented in October 1964 in the Paris Jardins du Trocadéro, there were many astonished faces.Few expected that Citroën would dare to enter the truck market.In fact, Citroën released a range of trucks from 3.5 to 8 ton capacity, styled by Flaminio Bertoni, the ...
Will Citroën Survive in China?

Will Citroën Survive in China?

Less than a decade ago China was PSA Group’s largest single market, where it sold more than 700,000 vehicles a year as recently as 2014.In 2019 the group sold about 119,000 cars in China, and this year, it is likely to sell fewer than 50,000.Sales in 2020 through September were 31,239, a 64 perce ...
An In-depth look at the TPV Pick-up

An In-depth look at the TPV Pick-up

Further to our recent article on the history of the 2CV prior to its introduction in 1947, Chris Dubuque in Seattle sent in the following information about the TVP Pick-up that we mentioned.Chris writes:"I have a bit of a story on the pick-up truck version that Michelin had.As a wheel, brake, and t ...
Winter Storage Tips for Your 2CV

Winter Storage Tips for Your 2CV

(Requires paid member status to access.)by George Dyke.....First off, I’m assuming that you are going to store your 2CV in a garage of some sort that does not have a dirt or damp floor.If your plan is to just throw a tarp over it and store it outside, you need to give your little ducky a bit more ...
History of the Quai de Javel Citroën Factory in Paris

History of the Quai de Javel Citroën Factory in Paris

The Citroën factory at Quai (Park) de Javel in Paris, was Citroën’s first and arguably most famous manufacturing plant.Located just 3 kilometers from the Eiffel Tower, in the 15th Arrondissement, it began producing Citroën cars in 1919, and turned out some of the company’s most iconic models ...
We Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the 2CV Charleston

We Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the 2CV Charleston

Forty years ago, in 1980, Citroën launched a special series of 8,000 units dubbed “Charleston”, at a price of 24,800 francs.As noted in the press release issued at the time, “to satisfy the 2CV ‘purists’, the headlights are round, with a red housing.”In October 1980, Citroën presented ...
Two New Traction Avant Books

Two New Traction Avant Books

Pascal Berthelot has been documenting the Traction Avant since the early 1990s.His first international census, undertaken in 1994, was an accounting of survivors.He first recorded the cars he encountered at the 70th anniversary of the Traction Avant, an event held in Dunkirk, and then he participat ...
A Look at the 1935 Voisin Type C25 Aerodyne

A Look at the 1935 Voisin Type C25 Aerodyne

The Mullin Museum in Oxnard, CA is producing a number of “virtual videos” showing their extensive collection of vintage french cars. In this one, Docents Rick Eberst and David Buchko take you on an 18-minute tour of a marvelous automotive achievement — the 1935 Voisin Type C25 Aerodyne.Gabrie ...
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