Citroën

Peugeot owners PSA investigated for emission cheat software 0

French prosecutors have started investigating PSA Peugeot-Citroen after claims were made that the company has been attempting to cheat diesel emissions test, according to reports. Reuters and AFP are saying that the authorities have begun enquiries after claims were made that the group were flaunting consumer protection laws. Diesel emissions have been under the spotlight(…)

A look back at the Nissan S-Cargo (1989 – 1992) 0

Okay, it wasn’t the most physically attractive of vehicles, but what it did do; it did well and with the minimum amount of fuss. Let’s face it; it was never going to be taken completely seriously. The Nissan S-Cargo was an ingeniously styled (and titled) small van. Initially based on the K10 Micra and built(…)

Citroen pull DS 5 Hybrid from UK line up 0

Poor sales figures of the diesel-electric models have led to DS Automobiles pulling the DS 5 Hybrid from the UK line up. A spokesman for the company said: “Sales of DS 5 Diesel Hybrid versions accounted for just 3% of the total DS 5 volume in the UK in 2016. In light of this, we decided to(…)

PSA Trying To Get Ahead 0

We don’t know how many times we have stated just how lucrative, yet competitive, the world of the electric/hybrid car is. As big as it is now, it will only get bigger and bigger, as more public interest develops and emissions laws get tighter and tighter. We know that many car companies are either developing,(…)

PSA Group Raided In France 0

The PSA Group who own car makers Peugeot and Citroën have had their headquarters raided by anti-fraud officials in France this week. The raid comes as a result of anomalies in emissions fuel tests on multiple Citroën and Peugeot vehicles. This raid has therefore dragged more companies into the scandal which has shocked both the(…)

PSA Sales Slump in 1st Quarter 0

PSA, the group which heads Peugeot and Citroën, have suffered a big drop in their sales for the first financial quarter of 2016. The reasons for this can be found in a huge decline in their sales in the Chinese automotive market and other currency weaknesses. So, what is the reason behind the slump and(…)

Peugeot Citroen to publish real-world fuel economy data 0

Yes, it’s a positive step in the currently clouded car industry, but is it also a downright crazy one? PSA Peugeot Citroen has revealed they will be releasing ‘real world’ fuel economy data by spring 2016. The move comes after the recent Volkswagen emissions scandal, which has made buyers wary of carmakers’ official figures. Dieselgate(…)

Citroën’s remarkable technology 0

Citroën have managed to stay on top of their game for a number of years, becoming one of Europe’s leading mass car producers. Sure the designs look great, the performance and economy of the cars are fantastic, their reputation is superb too, but what is the main reason behind those particular attributes? You’d have to(…)