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2013 Citroen C4 Aircross recalled

Citroen Australia has recalled the MY2013 C4 Aircross, over concerns about the parking brake lever and actuating spindle. According to the company, affected vehicles could have corrosion one the parking brake lever and actuating spindle on the rear brake calipers...

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2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive long-termer: Road trip

2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive long-termer: Road trip

The 2018 Citroen C4 Cactus has been a polarising car in the Melbourne office. Whether it’s the crossover's funky design, those trademark AirBumps, or the way it’s been specced, it’s received a lot of attention. To get the low-down on the details of ‘Smurfette’, check out her introduction here...


2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive long-termer: Urban driving
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2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive long-termer: Urban driving

Being a small crossover, one of the most important and regular tasks our Citroen C4 Cactus long-termer will have to complete is the daily urban commute – and so far, we're relatively impressed. While 'Smurfette' didn't pass our recent infotainment and technology review with flying colours, we've been pleasantly surprised with how comfortable the Cactus is to drive day-to-day, though it still isn't without its quirks...


PSA to cut 240 jobs at Vauxhall factory
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PSA to cut 240 jobs at Vauxhall factory

The PSA Group has announced another round of job cuts, this time at Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port facility in northwest England. As reported by industry journal Automotive News Europe, it's the third round of cuts for the former GM-owned British brand, after it announced 400 axings at the site in October last year, and a further 250 in January – at the time of the first announcement, there were around 1900 people employed at the Ellesmere factory...


Citroen 2CV racer put through its paces - video
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Citroen 2CV racer put through its paces - video

The legendary Citroen 2CV is famously slow, making it an odd base upon which to build a race car. The idea of racing one for 24 hours is a bit insane as well, but that hasn't stopped a cast of crazy Citroen fans in the UK. Here, Chris Harris takes one of the cars used in endurance 2CV racing and punts it around the Top Gear test track...


Citroen C3 Aircross
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Citroen C3 Aircross

What does the incoming C3 Aircross mean for the C4 Cactus in Australia? Only time will tell, given the two are so similar in their dimensions and intent, but we know this much: the C3 Aircross is a great little thing.


2019 Citroen C3 Aircross review
Rating: 8.110 /10
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2019 Citroen C3 Aircross review

France's idea of a compact SUV is heading to Australia early next year, but is it any good?


Citroen C4 to return with EV power in 2020 - report
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Citroen C4 to return with EV power in 2020 - report

The now-defunct Citroen C4 hatchback could make a return as an all-electric vehicle to rival Volkswagen's upcoming I.D. range, according to a new report out of the UK. Speaking with Auto Express, Linda Jackson, Citroen's CEO, said a C-segment (small) hatchback is at the top of the company's priority list given the strong sales volume in that part of the market...


2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive long-termer: Infotainment and tech

2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive long-termer: Infotainment and tech

We're a couple of months into our stint with the Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive – or 'Smurfette', if you tuned in last episode – so let's cover one of the key features any owner will be using day to day: infotainment and technology. Standard fit in the C4 Cactus includes a 7...


Citroen to improve ‘quality and customer service’ in Australia
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Citroen to improve ‘quality and customer service’ in Australia

Citroen says that it needs to get its quality and customer service right before it pushes for a big relaunch in Australia during the first half of 2019. Speaking to CarAdvice at the Paris motor show this week, global CEO for Citroen, Linda Jackson, said that regardless of how good its upcoming vehicles may be, unless the brand can get its quality, after sales and general customer experience right in Australia, it will ultimately fail...


Citroen focusing on ‘design and comfort’
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Citroen focusing on ‘design and comfort’

Citroen’s future will based around the two key elements: design and comfort. The brand is focused on bringing innovative technologies enhancing its concept of comfort, and creating daring designs to help differentiate its models in the crowded mainstream market...


Citroen: 'We lost our way'
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Citroen: 'We lost our way'

The boss of French manufacturer, Citroen, admits the company had lost its way in the past trying to produce mainstream cars that did little in differentiating themselves in the heavily competitive market but is now in a process of rebuilding...


Citroen C5 Aircross confirmed for Australia
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Citroen C5 Aircross confirmed for Australia

Citroen Australia has confirmed it will be bringing the C5 Aircross to our market in the second half of next year, debuting the company's new comfort-focused Progressive Hydraulic Cushion suspension system locally. Serving as the French brand's new flagship in Australia, the C5 Aircross will compete in the top-selling medium SUV segment, currently occupied by the likes of the Mazda CX-5, Nissan X-Trail, Toyota RAV4 and Honda CR-V, along with the related Peugeot 3008...


Citroen C5 AirCross shows in Paris, soon for Australia
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Citroen C5 AirCross shows in Paris, soon for Australia

Citroen's new mid-sized SUV, the C5 AirCross, has debuted in Paris this week - and it'll be in Australia soon. What do you think?


Anouk Poelmann stands down as Peugeot Citroen Australia managing director
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Anouk Poelmann stands down as Peugeot Citroen Australia managing director

Anouk Poelmann has stepped down from her role as Peugeot Citroen Australia (PCA) managing director, having taken on the role in June last year. Peugeot Citroen says 'personal reasons' are behind the decision. Poelmann last year moved from Europe to Australia with her family for the role...


Citroen C3 JCC+ revealed
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Citroen C3 JCC+ revealed

Citroen has revealed the limited-edition C3 JCC+ ahead of its public debut at the Paris motor show next month. Just 99 examples of this eye-catching special edition will be built, boasting a unique exterior specification designed in collaboration with French designer Jean-Charles de Castelbajac...


2019 DS3 Crossback revealed
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2019 DS3 Crossback revealed

The DS3 Crossback has been revealed this week in Europe, headlined by the availability of an all-electric powertrain along with the brand's latest convenience and driving technologies. Based on the PSA Group's Common Modular Platform (CMP), the DS3 Crossback shares its architecture with the upcoming next-generation Peugeot 208 and Opel/Vauxhall Corsa...


Citroen C5 Aircross PHEV concept revealed
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Citroen C5 Aircross PHEV concept revealed

The Citroen C5 Aircross Plug-in Hybrid concept has been revealed ahead of its public debut at the Paris motor show next month. In terms of its design, the concept is clearly based on the standard C5 Aircross, though it gets blacked-out wheels, a cool blue-themed body wrap, and blue accents for the lower front bumper and side skirts...


2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive long-termer: Introduction
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2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive long-termer: Introduction

Yet another brightly coloured long-termer has joined the CarAdvice long-term fleet. Say hello to the 2018 Citroen C4 Cactus Exclusive, which I've already named 'Smurfette' thanks to its eye-catching 'Baltic Blue' paint. We’ll cover the ins and outs of our experience with this car in upcoming instalments, but here we’ll go over the specifics of the Cactus's set-up and features...


2018 Citroen C3 Shine review
Rating: 710 /10
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2018 Citroen C3 Shine review

The all-new 2018 Citroen C3 makes a style statement, but will its lack of safety discourage buyers?