Citroen Cars Price List in the Philippines May 2018
Latest News about Citroen Cars
Just weeks before the Paris Motor Show, Citroen reveals its new CXPerience Concept to impress motor fans. Read more
The French Car manufacturer Citroen introduces the E-MEHARI, a 100% full-electric vehicle that can run up to 200km on a singles charge. Despite having a concept car like design and feature, this model will actually reach production as early as next year. Read more
Latest Reviews for Citroen Cars
This is the car you purchase merely for its design. It makes me excited looking at it, and it makes me excited driving it. It is fun just to own this. I'm very satisfied. Super cool.
- Rating : 4.5
- Review by Japanese user
- Date : Oct 25, 2015
About Citroen Cars
Citroën is a French car manufacturer which is a part of the PSA Peugeot Citroën group. Currently, the Citroën has released new models but still focused on the reviving of older models making the company succeed in this field and still considered to be a reliable automobile brand for many years.
Citroën was established by a French tycoon André-Gustave Citroën in 1919. In 1934, the company has been widely for its modern technology with the Traction Avant which became the world's first mass-produced front-wheel drive car in the world. This car also was one of the first automobile having a unitary type body without any chassis that holds the mechanical components.
Because of extensive costs of the manufacturing of the Traction Avant and reconstructing their factories, Citroen's financial aspect was greatly affected which causes the company financial difficulties and eventually led them to file for bankruptcy.
Having financial troubles, Michelin, a French Tire manufacturer in France took the company under its custody which helps the Citroen Company recovered. Luckily for Michelin, the Citroen's Traction Avant became successful and gained market acceptance that's why the manufacturing continued until the late 1990's.
Citroen released different car lineups which consist of different automobiles starting from the Citroen's popular old age models such as Citroen B Torpedo, Citroen Rosalie Coupe 15CV, Citroen 8CV, and Citroen Traction Avant. There are also newer models which will suit the latest requirement of today's modern lifestyle. And some of these models are Citroen DS 4, Citroen DS 5, Citroen DS 5LS, and Citroen C5.
The Citroen cars have also been part of car racing activities having the Citroen Racing as their team and have won in different competition in WRC and WTCC. Starting in 1956, Citroen cars entered endurance car rallying events with the introduction of the Citroen DS. It has won many important events for more than ten years and until now, they are still very much visible and gaining lots of attention from its fans.
Philippine Market & Sales
Currently, there has been no news of Citroen cars in the Philippines. But because of having the Peugeot car in the country being distributed by PSA group, there is also a possibility of the Peugeot Philippine distributor to bring the Citroen in the country.