2015 Citroen DS3 Cabrio Review

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2015 Citroen DS3 Cabrio Review

A four-wheeled fashion accessory, stylish city-car - or both? We drive topless with the Citroen DS3 Cabrio.

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DS teases 1955 limited edition range
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DS teases 1955 limited edition range

Citroen’s style-centric DS division is celebrating the 60th anniversary of the original DS with the introduction of the 1955 limited edition range. The DS 1955 special edition cars will debut at DS Week, which kicks off in Paris tomorrow. The special editions will be available across the DS line-up, with the French car maker building 1955 DS 3 and DS 3 Cabrio city cars, 955 DS 4 hatchbacks, and 955 DS 5 saloons...


Citroen C4 Picasso, Grand C4 Picasso gain free Safari pack - UPDATE
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Citroen C4 Picasso, Grand C4 Picasso gain free Safari pack - UPDATE

The Citroen C4 Picasso and Grand C4 Picasso are now available with a free Safari pack that enhances the practicality and usability of the family-focused models. Named after the Citroen DS Safari of 1958, the Safari pack includes roof bars, a 330-litre roof pod, a removable waterproof boot liner, and tablet holders on the front headrests for passengers in the second row...


Citroen DS3 gains new six-speed automatic transmission
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Citroen DS3 gains new six-speed automatic transmission

The recently updated 2015 Citroen DS3 is now available with a new six-speed automatic transmission. The new Citroen EAT6 automatic gearbox is only available with the brand's PureTech110 three-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine, which produces 81kW of power and 205Nm of torque. The DS3 hatchback is said to use 4...


PSA Peugeot Citroen, Ford extend small diesel engine agreement - report
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PSA Peugeot Citroen, Ford extend small diesel engine agreement - report

PSA Peugeot Citroen and Ford are reported to have extended their co-operation agreement on diesel engines under the 2.0-litre mark. A source has told Les Echos that "an amendment to the existing [diesel engine] contract should be signed before the summer". The current partnership was due to end in 2017...


Citroen C4 Picasso, Grand C4 Picasso : 284 cars recalled over incorrect suspension bolts
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Citroen C4 Picasso, Grand C4 Picasso : 284 cars recalled over incorrect suspension bolts

Citroen has recalled 284 of its space-aged C4 Picasso MPVs and Grand C4 Picasso people-movers. The official recall notice posted on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) website explains incorrect specification bolts in the cars' front wishbone suspension assembly may break causing a reduction in steering control...


Peugeot Citroen and Dongfeng to work together on small car platform
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Peugeot Citroen and Dongfeng to work together on small car platform

PSA Peugeot Citroen and Dongfeng, its Chinese partner and stakeholder, have confirmed that they will collaborate on a new global small car platform. This new small car platform, dubbed a "common modular platform (CMP)", will underpin the next-generation of "B and C segment vehicles under the Peugeot, Citroen, DS and Dongfeng brands"...


2015 Citroen DS3 D-Sport Review
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2015 Citroen DS3 D-Sport Review

The Citroen DS3 has been updated with a new look and the addition of more efficient petrol and diesel engines. The updated DS3 hatch and DS3 Cabriolet have adopted a "hypnotic gaze" with new headlights featuring three LEDs and xenon lamps, as well as LED daytime running lights and sequential turn indicators...


Global Citroen and DS separation to reach Australia 'in time'
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Global Citroen and DS separation to reach Australia 'in time'

The separation of Citroen and DS brands will take place in the near future for the Australian market, but for now, Citroen Australia is concentrating on growing the brands as a whole. Speaking to the media at the launch of the Citroen DS3 in Brisbane yesterday, the company’s head of marketing, Dimitri Andreatidis, said the separation of the two brands will happen, but not for the moment...


2015 Citroen DS3 Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2015 Citroen DS3 Review

Still a Citroen in Australia - the new DS3 keeps on dishing up some funky French style.

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Citroen Australia to drop entry-price vehicles
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Citroen Australia to drop entry-price vehicles

Citroen Australia says that going forward it will not follow the industry practice of offering an entry price-point vehicle just for an attractive sticker price. The French brand says its customers are those who have thoroughly considered their options and want a Citroen and to date the brand sells far more optioned-up vehicles than base grade versions...


2015 Citroen DS3 pricing and specifications
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2015 Citroen DS3 pricing and specifications

The 2015 Citroen DS3 has gone on sale sporting an updated, more powerful, more efficient engine, more safety features and a refined range that packs higher level of standard specification but at an increased cost. The updated new-look Citroen DS3 gets the new-generation Euro-6 compliant turbocharged 1.6-litre petrol engine, now with 121kW of power and 240Nm of torque...


Citroen Racing Experience : Circuit d'Issoire, France
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Citroen Racing Experience : Circuit d'Issoire, France

Read the article here. For enthusiasts wanting to go beyond the delight of a daily commute in their Citroen DS3 hatch, the iconic French carmaker offers the perfect solution - the DS3 R1, R3-Max and R5 customer racing programs...


Citroen Aircross concept unveiled
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Citroen Aircross concept unveiled

The Citroen Aircross concept has been unveiled, days after an undisguised image of it leaked out thanks to a French motoring magazine. Details about the Aircross's plug-in hybrid drivetrain and likelihood for production are being held back, possibly until the car's public unveiling later this month...


Citroen Aircross concept teased and then leaked
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Citroen Aircross concept teased and then leaked

During the Easter long weekend, the upcoming Citroen Aircross concept car was first officially teased by the French car maker, before a low-resolution leak appeared online. The leak (above) appeared on the French forum site WorldScoop and is supposedly from the cover of the next edition of l'Automobile magazine...


2015 Citroen C4 Picasso Review
Rating: 910 /10
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2015 Citroen C4 Picasso Review

Citroen's C4 Picasso is a versatile, clever and comfortable MPV. It's positioned as the smart alternative for the family buyer and delivers the goods, with character in spades.

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$40,990

Citroen Racing Experience: DS3 R1, R3-Max and DS3 R5 Review

Citroen Racing Experience: DS3 R1, R3-Max and DS3 R5 Review

CarAdvice gets exclusive drive of DS3 racers in France.


2015 Citroen DS3 range gets autonomous brakes
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2015 Citroen DS3 range gets autonomous brakes

The updated and restyled 2015 Citroen DS3 will come with a range of updated safety technology including low-speed autonomous brakes when it launches in the middle of April. The 120kW French premium warm hatch and cabriolet range, an oft-overlooked player in the market, will become the first car from the PSA (Peugeot/Citroen) Group to offer Active City Brake technology...


2016 Citroen C4 here in Q3
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2016 Citroen C4 here in Q3

The 2016 Citroen C4 is scheduled for an Australian launch in the third quarter of this year, sporting a revised look as well as a new transmission and engine choices. The update to the Citroen C4 includes the introduction of the Peugeot-Citroen group’s 1.2-litre petrol turbo that delivers 96kW of power and 230Nm of torque...


2016 Citroen C4 Cactus here early next year
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2016 Citroen C4 Cactus here early next year

The Citroen C4 Cactus is set to launch in Australia in the first quarter of 2016. The uniquely styled and named C4 Cactus has been on the cards for a local release since it was revealed last year and was a chance to reach our shores at the end of this year, though has now firmed for a 2016 arrival...