Paris Auto Show Special: Race Cars [Paris 2010]

Paris Auto Show Special: Race Cars [Paris 2010]
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As part of our coverage of the Paris Auto Show, we decided to throw in some bonus galleries of cars we thought were cool but didn’t quite fit with the rest of our coverage. Paris was the site for a lot of important competition cars from French manufacturers, like the Peugeot HDi LeMans car, the… Continue Reading...

Citroen Readies Next Generation DS3 Rally Car, Teases With Really Strange Video

Citroen Readies Next Generation DS3 Rally Car, Teases With Really Strange Video
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With the huge success of their C4 rally car, Citroen has a lot to prove with their DS3 successor. Having already claimed three driver’s championships and two manufacturer’s championships in four quick years, the DS3 will have a ton to live up to. Obviously the playing field is a tad different with the new 2011… Continue Reading...

Citroen Lacoste: Fashion Faux-Pas or A Fun Day At The Beach?

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Citroen Lacoste: Fashion Faux-Pas or A Fun Day At The Beach?
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Of all the eye-candy at this year’s Paris Motor Show, the newly unveiled Citroen Lacoste might be considered the nutritional equivalent of a jelly bean, but that doesn’t stop us from wanting to indulge in the empty calories on display here. The more fashion savvy readers out there will recognize the Lacoste brand as the famed sportswear… Continue Reading...

Citroen’s Ten Best Big-Air WRC Images

Citroen’s Ten Best Big-Air WRC Images
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To build hype for the upcoming Rally Finland, reigning WRC Champions Citroen have released ten of their best “big-air” photos from this year’s rallies in Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, and Sweden. Having attended a few rallies ourselves, we know a thing or two about getting big air in a car, and we like it. The… Continue Reading...

Citroen DS9 To Be Put Into Production

Citroen DS9 To Be Put Into Production
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Citroen has a serious problem with large sedans. Their C6, while gorgeous and a not entirely bad car, is selling slowly in the United Kingdom and other markets – and did we mention depreciation? A $58,000 C6 is between $16,000 and $20,000 after only four years! This sends a pretty clear message that big Citroens… Continue Reading...

Citroen May Produce Metropolis, Survolt Concept Cars

Citroen May Produce Metropolis, Survolt Concept Cars
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With Citroen looking to move upmarket with its new DS line, the French company is looking to produce two striking new concepts to help boost the brand’s image. The outlandish Survolt concept car, an all-electric sports car, is under consideration after it completed a race at the LeMans circuit. The Survolt puts out 248 horsepower… Continue Reading...

PSA Peugeot-Citroen To Revive Talbot Brand For Low-Priced Cars

PSA Peugeot-Citroen To Revive Talbot Brand For Low-Priced Cars
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Peugeot and Citroen’s parent company, PSA, is planning to bring back the long dormant Talbot (seen above, in rally trim) brand to compete with Renault’s low cost Dacia brand. It’s unclear whether the new Talbots will be all-new offerings engineered from scratch, but PSA President Philippe Varin stressed that despite their low price, the cars… Continue Reading...

Dunlop Shows Off Some Automotive Choreography

Dunlop Shows Off Some Automotive Choreography
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Dunlop Tires released a new video that can only be described as automotive ballet, as a way to promote their new tire line. The video features three identical green Citroens doing all manner of handbrake turns and driving in reverse for the entirety of the clip. The premise of the short is that the parking… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi To Give Peugeot, Citroen A Version Of ASX/Outlander Sport Crossover

Mitsubishi To Give Peugeot, Citroen A Version Of ASX/Outlander Sport Crossover
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A little over a month after the new Outlander Sport SUV (known as the ASX or RVR in the rest of the world) took a bow at the New York Auto Show, Mitsubishi has announced that it will be giving a variation of the sharp-looking crossover to Peugeot and Citroen, two companies which have had… Continue Reading...

Citroen Nemo Latest Rollover Casualty Of The Elk Test [Video]

Citroen Nemo Latest Rollover Casualty Of The Elk Test [Video]
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The elk test is one of the most infamous procedures used to evaluate new cars. A double lane change at 50 mph, the elk test was designed to help Scandinavian auto journalists evaluate the highway speed stability of a car, when the threat of a large animal in the road is a very real safety… Continue Reading...

Citroen Metropolis Concept Turned Reality [with video]

Citroen Metropolis Concept Turned Reality [with video]
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Last week we reported about the Citroen Metropolis and its goals to rival German automotive manufacturers BMW and Mercedes-Benz, specifically in the China market. Low and behold a few days later, the first photos of the Citroen Metropolis in its full reality have surfaced. Now that we’re able to admire every angle imaginable of the… Continue Reading...

Citroen Metropolis Looking to Rival German Luxury Sedans in China

Citroen Metropolis Looking to Rival German Luxury Sedans in China
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The Chinese-luxury market segment is continue to grow at an exponential rate. Many new-age Chinese entrepreneurs are affluent and distinguished, looking towards enjoying the finer things in life, which naturally includes automobiles. Many luxury vehicle owners are working hard in penetrating the market in China. Even Porsche debuted the Panamera in Shanghai, knowing how important… Continue Reading...

New WRC Rules Mean No More Turbos

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New WRC Rules Mean No More Turbos
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Subaru recently announced it would not compete in the 2009 WRC Series due to economic concersn, however, new “no turbo” rules for 2011 would most likely have seen the Japanese automaker pull out anyway. The World Rally Championship’s governing body, the FIA World Motor Sport Council has just confirmed that as of 2011 competing vehicles… Continue Reading...