April 11, 2012 by W.E. Ning
Citroen wants to expand aggressively on the China car market, and they want to do so with the DS-range. The attack starts with the DS5 which will be listed as an import on the Chinese car market sometime around the middle of this year. Second car to come is the DS3 and third the DS4, both will be listed as imports near the end of this year. Read more »
March 13, 2012 by Tycho de Feijter
Spy shots from the Citroen DS3 and DS5 testing in China. Both cars will debut at the Beijing Auto Show and April and they will be listed on the Chinese car market that same month. The DS3 and DS5 will be imported into China, local production at the new Chang’an-PSA joint venture is at least one year away.
October 30, 2011 by Tycho de Feijter
Spy shots from the first Citroën DS5 seen on Chinese soil. The DS5 will officially arrive in China on the April 2012 Beijing Auto Show and will be listen soon thereafter. Citroën’s new flagship will at first be imported until around mid-2013 when local production starts at the new Chang’an-PSA joint venture.
April 27, 2011 by Tycho de Feijter
The Citroën DS5 debuted at the Shanghai Auto Show last week. It will be made in China by the Chang’an-Peugeot-Citroën (aka Chan’an-PSA) joint venture. Production will start by the end of 2012 in a new factory in Shenzhen in Guangdong Province. The joint venture will also make the DS3 and DS4.
April 19, 2011 by W.E. Ning
The Citroën DS5 officially debuted at the Shanghai Auto Show. The DS5 will be made in China by the Chang’an-Peugeot-Citroën (aka Chang’an-PSA) joint venture, production will start in 2013. Engines: 1.6, 2.0 and a 2.0 diesel-Hybrid4 with 4-wheel drive. Gearbox: 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic.
April 19, 2011 by Tycho de Feijter
The Citroën DS5 will officially debut later today at the Shanghai Auto Show but we already got some pics for you from one lonely car standing on Citroëns booth. The DS5 will be made in China by the Chang’an-Peugeot-Citroën (aka Chang’an-PSA) joint venture, production will start in 2013. Engines: 1.6, 2.0 and 2.0 diesel-hybrid. Not sure that last one will be produced in China as well.
March 4, 2011 by W.E. Ning
The production version of the new Citroën DS5 will have its worldwide debut at the Shanghai Auto Show in April. Production will start first in France and sometime in 2012 in China by the Chang’an-Citroën-Peugeot joint venture, aka Chang’an-PSA. Citroën will eventually make all DS’s in China; the DS3, now imported, the DS4, DS5 and likely a big sedan based on the Metropolis showcar.