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Citroen

Citroen Key Features

  • Body type:  Sedan, Hatchback, SUV, Van
  • Country of origin:  France
  • Built in:  France
  • Sold in:  Worldwide

Information about Citroen

A warm welcome to the captivating world of Citroen! Founded in 1919 by André-Gustave Citroën, this iconic automotive brand has left an indelible mark on the automobile industry. With a rich history spanning over a century, this French marque has become synonymous with innovative design and unparalleled comfort.

Andre’s vision for Citroen began during World War I when he witnessed mass production techniques used by ammunition factories. Inspired by these efficient methods, he embarked on a journey to revolutionize the automotive landscape forever. In 1922, his ambitious dream became a reality as he unveiled his first car – the Type A – fitted with electric lighting and an advanced kick-starter system.

However, it was their striking creation in 1934 that truly propelled them into greatness – the Traction Avant. This groundbreaking vehicle wowed audiences worldwide with its front-wheel drive configuration and futuristic aesthetics, capturing hearts and minds effortlessly along the way.

Over time, Citroen continued to surprise patrons with innovative models such as DS (Déesse), launched in 1955. The DS featured unconventional styling cues like aerodynamic lines and hydropneumatic suspension; it swiftly captured public fascination becoming one of their most iconic cars ever produced.

While there were some challenging periods throughout their illustrious journey such as acquisition by Peugeot Group in 1976 or temporary financial struggles leading up to late ’80s’, today they stand tall as part of Stellantis N.V., formed through merger between Groupe PSA (Peugeot S.A.) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA).

In terms of future prospects,Citroen continues pushing boundaries through its commitment toward sustainable mobility solutions while also focusing on enhanced connectivity features within their vehicles.Together we eagerly await what exciting innovations lie ahead from this epitome of French elegance!

So come join us at Citroen where revolutionary engineering meets artistic flair creating unforgettable driving experiences designed just for you. Discover the rich tapestry of Citroen’s past and embrace a future filled with endless possibilities! Let us drive forward together, in comfort and style.

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