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1997 Citroën ZX

The Citroën ZX was launched early in 1991 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. Events January January 2 - Sharon Pratt Dixon is sworn in as mayor of Washington, DC becoming the first black woman to lead a city of that size and importance. January 4 - The United Nations Security Council votes unanimously... 1991 as the The French Republic or France ( French: République française or France) is a country whose metropolitan territory is located in western Europe, and which is further made up of a collection of overseas islands and territories located in other continents. France is a democracy organised as a... French marque's competitor in the The Ford Escort is a sub-compact car manufactured by the Ford Motor Company. Although it was originally a European model, the Escort badge has been applied to several different designs in North America over the years. The European Escorts Ford Escort Mk I The Ford Escort was a British... Ford Escort class. It was available as a three- or five-door A hatchback is a type of automobile design, consisting of a passenger cabin which includes an integrated cargo space, accessed from behind by a hatch or flip-up window. Hatchbacks are also often called three-door (two entry doors and the hatch) or five-door (four entry doors and the... hatchback (a five-door Estate car body style (Saab 95) A station wagon (United States usage), wagon (Australian usage) or estate car (United Kingdom usage) is a car body style similar to a sedan car but with an extended rear cargo area. The first station wagons were a product of the age of train... estate was added to the range in 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003) Events January January 1 - Czechoslovakia divides. Establishment of independent Slovakia and Czech Republic. January 3 - In Moscow, George H. W. Bush and... 1993) with 1.4, 1.6 and 2.0 Gasoline (or petrol) engine is a type of internal combustion engine which is often used for automobiles, aircraft, small mobile vehicles such as lawnmowers or motorcycles, and outboard motors for boats. The most common engine of this type is a four stroke cycle internal combustion engine that burns gasoline (in... petrol engines as well as a 1.9 The diesel engine is a type of internal combustion engine; more specifically, it is a compression ignition engine, in which the fuel is ignited by being suddenly exposed to the high temperature and pressure of a compressed gas containing oxygen (usually atmospheric air), rather than a separate source of ignition... diesel. Although the 2.0 petrol unit gave strong performance matched to a finely tuned chassis to give good handling, the real star of the ZX range was always the diesel. Interior space and value for money were also good.


The downsides to the ZX range were the lack of quality feel in comparison with the VW Golf Mk.4 The Volkswagen Golf is an automobile manufactured by Volkswagen. The Golf is Volkswagens best-selling model in history, with more than 22 million built as of 2003. Considering cars that keep their concept and basic layout (and not only their name) the VW Golf is... VW Golf. The interior plastics and body panels felt tinny and looked cheap. The petrol engines were hardly the last word in reliability but the diesel engines lasted far longer.


Specification was good though, with most models getting Power steering is a system for reducing the steering effort on cars by using an external power source to assist in turning the wheels. Power steering was invented in the 1920s by Francis W. Davis and George Jessup in Waltham, Massachusetts. Chrysler Corporation introduced the first commercially avaliable power steering... power steering, electric windows, a driver (and sometimes passenger) An airbag is a flexible membrane or envelope, inflatable to contain air or some other gas. Air bags are most commonly used for cushioning, in particular after very rapid inflation in the case of a collision. An automobile airbag, like this one from a crashed SEAT Ibiza car, deflates after... airbag and antilock brakes as either optional or standard equipment.


The Citroen ZX chassis spawned the Categories: Automobile stubs | Peugeot vehicles ... Peugeot 306 in 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003) Events January January 1 - Czechoslovakia divides. Establishment of independent Slovakia and Czech Republic. January 3 - In Moscow, George H. W. Bush and... 1993, and ironically the 306 was a more successful car than its twin.


By 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Reef. Events January January 3 - NBCs Today Show Bryant Gumbel signs off for the last time January 8 - Mister Rogers receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame... 1997 the ZX was being overtaken by newer rivals like the MK4 VW Golf and Citroën is a French automobile manufacturer, started in 1919 by André Citroën. Originally a mass-market car maker with relatively straight-forward designs, Citroën shocked the world in 1934 with the innovative Traction Avant (front wheel drive) ( 1934- 1956). Until the late 1980s... Citroën felt it was time for a replacement. So the The Citroën Xsara was an automobile made by Citroën from 1997 to 2004. Like its predecessor, the Citroën ZX, it was based around the running gear of the Peugeot 306. It came in hatchback, estate and coupé body styles. The 1.4, 1... Xsara was launched and ZX production grinded to a halt during 1998.



Citroën is a French automobile manufacturer, started in 1919 by André Citroën. Originally a mass-market car maker with relatively straight-forward designs, Citroën shocked the world in 1934 with the innovative Traction Avant (front wheel drive) ( 1934- 1956). Until the late 1980s... Citroën Citroen Logo, claiming fair use This work is copyrighted. The individual who uploaded this work and first used it in an article, and subsequent persons who place it into articles assert that this qualifies as fair use of the material under United States copyright law. File history Legend: (cur) = this...


In production

The Citroën Berlingo is a small utility vehicle from Citroën developed in a common project with Peugeot, who have named their version Partner. It was released in 1996, a revised version featuring a redesigned interior and front end was released in 2003. The passenger car version... Berlingo | The Citroën C1 is a minicar developed by PSA Group ( Peugeot/ Citroën) in a joint-venture with japanese group Toyota Motor Corporation. It was presented for the first time at the 2005 Geneva Motor Show. Its a 4-seater, 2 or 4-door city car... C1 | Citroën C2 The Citroën C2 is a supermini car produced from 2004 as the new entry point for the Citroën brand. The C2 and similar Citroën C3 replaced the Citroën Saxo in the companys lineup. Its relatively high price... C2 | Citroën C3 The Citroën C3 is a supermini car made by Citroën. Launched in 2003 as one of two replacements for the Citroën Saxo (the other being the smaller Citroën C2 of 2004), the car seems to be a turning... C3 | 2004 Citroën C4 Coupe The Citroën C4 is a European compact car designed to be the successor to the Citroën Xsara. It has been launched in the fall of 2004. A 3-door coupe or a 5-door hatchback are the available body shapes... C4 | The Citroën C5 is the medium segment car in the Citroën range, available as a saloon (sedan) or estate (wagon). It replaced the Xantia in early 2001, and is a key rival to the Ford Mondeo and Renault Laguna. The C5 is powered by 1.8... C5 | The Citroën C6 is a large automobile manufactured by Citroën of France, sold from 2005 and presented for the first time at the 2005 Geneva Motor Show. It is inspired by the C6 Lignage prototype which was first shown at the Geneva Motor Show in the... C6 | The Citroën C8 is a European minivan seating up to eight people. It was launched in 2002 to replace the Evasion. The C8 was developed by the Sevel Nord joint-venture agreement between PSA ( Peugeot- Citroën) and Fiat. Its design makes it identical to the Peugeot... C8 | The C15 was the forerunner to todays utility vehicles. It has been on the market since 1984 and has sold over 1,200,000 models. It is renowned for its practicality and reliability. The C15 now features a 1.9 D 43 kW (60 bhp) engine. It is 3... C15 | The Citroën Elysée is a sedan designed in China and derived from the ZX, with a front reminiscent of that of the Xsara. Categories: Automobile stubs | Citroën vehicles ... Elysée | The Citroën Jumpy (called Citroën Dispatch on the UK market) is a small van produced at Sevel Nord from 1995. It has undergone a major facelift in 2004. Categories: Automobile stubs | Citroën vehicles ... Jumpy | The Citroën Jumper is a van produced by Sevel Sur from 1994. It is similar to the Peugeot Boxer or to the Fiat Ducato. In UK it is sold under the name Citroën Relay. Categories: Automobile stubs | Citroën vehicles ... Jumper | The Citroën Xsara was an automobile made by Citroën from 1997 to 2004. Like its predecessor, the Citroën ZX, it was based around the running gear of the Peugeot 306. It came in hatchback, estate and coupé body styles. The 1.4, 1... Xsara


Historic

A black Traction Avant 1934 Traction Avant 11CV Citroëns Traction Avant, or simply Traction, was the name of a very innovative car produced in the 1930s by Citroën. Traction Avant, French for pull from the front, is a general term referring to any front wheel... Traction Avant | The Citroën TUB and TUC (from the French Traction Utilitaire de type B or type C) were light trucks derived from the Traction Avant and produced by Citroën between 1939 and 1941. The TUB is the first commercial vehicle ever equipped with a lateral sliding door... TUB | The Citroën TUB and TUC (from the French Traction Utilitaire de type B or type C) were light trucks derived from the Traction Avant and produced by Citroën between 1939 and 1941. The TUB is the first commercial vehicle ever equipped with a lateral sliding door... TUC | 1960 2CV. Notice suicide doors The 2CV (deux chevaux - French, literally two horses, from the tax horsepower rating) was a popular French car made by Citroën. 3,872,583 2CV sedan, 1,246,306 utility models and even more derivatives were produced from 1948 to 1990. History Pierre... 2CV | The Acadiane is a small commercial vehicle derived from the Dyane, produced from 1978 to 1987. Acadiane Categories: Citroën vehicles | Automobile stubs ... Acadiane | The Citroën Ami series was launched in 1961 and remained in production until May 1978. Although it was in no way its commercial name, the Ami was often called in France Citroën 3CV (trois chevaux). The Ami Super was a 4 cylinder variant powered by the... Ami 6 | The Citroën Ami series was launched in 1961 and remained in production until May 1978. Although it was in no way its commercial name, the Ami was often called in France Citroën 3CV (trois chevaux). The Ami Super was a 4 cylinder variant powered by the... Ami 8 | The Citroën Ami series was launched in 1961 and remained in production until May 1978. Although it was in no way its commercial name, the Ami was often called in France Citroën 3CV (trois chevaux). The Ami Super was a 4 cylinder variant powered by the... Ami Super | The Citroën Axel was a car sold in some countries in Western Europe between 1985 and 1990. It was a rebadged version of the small Oltcit hatchback produced in Romania. Categories: Citroën vehicles | Automobile stubs ... Axel | The Citroën AX is a small car, built by Citroën from 1986 to 1998. It was launched at the 1986 Paris Salon motor show to replace the Citroën Visa. It was available in 3-door form, with 1.0 L, 1.1 ... AX | 1989 BX GTI The Citroën BX was introduced in 1982 and was a somewhat radical car compared to many of its contemporaries. Being French, the car was launched under the Eiffel Tower with great fanfare. Oddly enough, the body design of the BX is strongly inspired from a... BX | 1986 Citroën CX 25 Prestige The CX was a model of Citroën automobile manufactured and sold between 1974 and 1988. A total of 1,042,460 CXs were produced. The CX is often cited by enthusiasts as the last real Citroën before Peugeot took... CX | The Citroën C25 is a van produced by Sevel Sur from 1981 to 1993. It is similar to the Peugeot J5 or to the Talbot Express. Categories: Automobile stubs | Citroën vehicles ... C25 | Citroën C32 and Citroën C35 were vans produced by Citroën from 1974 to 1992. This van was the result of a cooperation with Fiat and was sold under the name Fiat 242 in Italy. Both vehicles were produced in Italy till 1987, and then... C35 | Dyane The Citroën Dyane was a an automobile model of the French company based on the famous Citroën 2CV. It was a hatchback with some styling differences, such as conventional round headlamps set into the bodyshell with a squared enjoliveur, as opposed to the bug eye... Dyane | The DS (also known as Déesse, or Goddess, after the punning initials in French) was a model of Citroën automobile manufactured and sold between 1955 and 1975. The DS is characterized by long, smooth, fluid body lines, a hydraulic suspension system, front-wheel drive, and a... DS | The DS (also known as Déesse, or Goddess, after the punning initials in French) was a model of Citroën automobile manufactured and sold between 1955 and 1975. The DS is characterized by long, smooth, fluid body lines, a hydraulic suspension system, front-wheel drive, and a... ID | 1998 SX 2.0i with both sliding doors open. Roof bars were optional. 1998 Evasion. The front grille was updated with the corporate style the following year. The Citroën Evasion is a minivan or MPV manufactured from 1994 to 2002. It could seat two to eight people, with... Evasion | The Citroën FAF was a car derived from the 2CV and designed for the Third World countries. FAF standed for the French Facile à Fabriquer and Facile à Financer (easy to build, easy to finance). The body was made of easy to produce folded elements and the car... FAF | The Citroën GS / GSA: was a popular, comfortable and very agile French car made by Citroën. 2,5 million were produced from 1970 to 1986. The initial body shape was a berline (three lateral glass). The vehicle displayed fluid body lines and was equipped with front... GS | The Citroën GS / GSA: was a popular, comfortable and very agile French car made by Citroën. 2,5 million were produced from 1970 to 1986. The initial body shape was a berline (three lateral glass). The vehicle displayed fluid body lines and was equipped with front... GSA | The Citroën H Van or HY was a light truck produced by Citroën between 1947 and 1981. Categories: Van stubs | Citroën vehicles ... H Van | The Citroën LN and LNA was a subcompact automobile. It was essentially a rebadged version of the Peugeot 104, which was also badge engineered as the Talbot Samba. LN The LN was introduced in 1975 as a reworked version of Peugeots 104 Coupé 3-door hatchback... LN | The Citroën LN and LNA was a subcompact automobile. It was essentially a rebadged version of the Peugeot 104, which was also badge engineered as the Talbot Samba. LN The LN was introduced in 1975 as a reworked version of Peugeots 104 Coupé 3-door hatchback... LNA | The Citroën M35 was a coupé derived from the Ami 8, and equiped with a Wankel engine and an hydropneumatic suspension. They were produced by Heuliez in 1970 and 1971. The engine was supplied by a company formed in 1967 by NSU and Citroën called... M35 | The Citroën Méhari is an open car based on the 2CV, with a body made of ABS, and which was produced from 1968 to 1988. It was using the 602 cc engine of the 2CV6. A four wheel drive version of the Méhari was... Méhari | The Citroën Saxo is a car built by Citroën from 1996 to 2003. It is a small hatchback and was sold in Europe. Much of its engineering was shared with the Peugeot 106 of its parent company, Peugeot. The Saxo was criticised for looking too similar... Saxo | 1974 Citroën SM Citroën SM Citroën purchased Maserati in 1968 with the intention of harnessing Maseratis high performance engine technology to produce a true Gran Turismo car, combining sophisticated Citroën suspension with a Maserati power unit. The result was the SM... SM | The Citroën Visa is a small, roomy, light, 5-door car derived from the Peugeot 104 and produced by Citroën from 1978 to 1988. Initially it was available in Spécial and Club models (652 cc, 2-cylinder), and a Super model ( Peugeot 1.1... Visa | Citroen XM with suspension fully lowered Regarded by some as the last real Citroën, the XM was not really a great success. Launched in 1989, it was intended as a replacement for the discontinued CX, with many improvements including a very sophisticated electronic control system for the hydraulic... XM | The Citroën Xantia is an mid-sized automobile produced by PSA Peugeot-Citroen, and was produced between 1993 and 2001. It was initially only available as a hatchback, but an estate car version appeared in 1995. It was designed to replace the earlier BX, and marked a return... Xantia | ZX


Prototypes and Concept Cars

The Citroën G Van was the 1948 prototype built by Citroën of a small truck which looked like a scaled down version of the H Van, and equipped with the 375 cc engine of the 2CV. One model of the G Van has survived till today... G Van | The Citroën Prototype C was a range of vehicles created by Citroën from 1955 to 1956 under the direction of André Lefèbvre. The idea was to produce a water drop-shaped, very lightweight vehicle, which would be more modern and smaller than the... Prototype C | The Citroën 2CV Pop was the study by Citroën of a luxuous execution of the 2CV, built in 1973. The car featured a special bonnet which made it look like the Traction Avant and the engine was the four-cylinder engine of the GS, following the... 2CV Pop | The Citroën GS Camargue was a concept car of a Citroën GS Coupé 2+2 which was designed by the Italian company Bertone. It was presented in 1972 at the Geneva Motor Show. Historically, this is the first collaboration between Bertone and Citroën... GS Camargue | The Citroën C44 is a little-known CX-engined VW Iltis jeep. It was proposed by Citroën to the French Army in 1981 but the Peugeot P4 (based on the Mercedes G-Class) got finally selected. Therefore, it never entered production. However, some Citroën... C44 | The Citroën Karin was a concept car presented at the Paris Motor Show in 1980. It featured a striking, pyramidal design and was designed by Trevor Fiore. Categories: Citroën vehicles | Concept vehicles | Automobile stubs ... Karin | Citroën Zabrus The Citroën Zabrus was a concept car of a Coupé 2+2 which was designed by the Italian company Bertone. It was based on the mechanics of the Citroën BX 4TC. It was presented in 1986 at the Turin Motor Show... Zabrus

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