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This brand is owned by: PSA Groupe

Latest insights


Groupe PSA future model plans - Citroën

18 June 2019

For a long time, Citroën was in trouble in many European markets. No longer. Its French market sales in particular are surging, which will come as a relief to parent firm Groupe PSA. In common with DS and Peugeot though, things are not so good in China.


Auto Shanghai 2019 - world premieres list

17 April 2019

Auto Shanghai took place across 12 halls, each of which has two levels, with total floor space of 360,000 square metres quoted by the organiser. There were 136 scheduled press conferences on 16 and 17 April plus multiple events which took place in the days (and weeks) beforehand as OEMs attempted to have their brands' voices heard in the welter of announcements.


Citroen Berlingo - because not everybody wants an SUV

15 April 2019

Even the richest of manufacturers frequently have money-saving JVs for light commercials, particularly in Europe. Groupe PSA, allied with Fiat Chrysler for large vans, also now supplies Toyota with the Proace Verso. One size down, a modified version of the same EMP2 platform is used for the Peugeot Rifter, Opel Combo and Citroën Berlingo triplets.


2019 Geneva motor show world debuts list

6 March 2019

Concepts, prototypes and production models which were world premieres at the 2019 Geneva motor show are discussed below.

Latest interviews


Paris Interview - PSA Global Purchasing EVP Michelle Wen

23 October 2018

New Groupe PSA Executive Vice President, Global Purchasing & Supplier Quality, Michelle Wen has held a number of senior managing positions with blue-chip companies across various industries including the automotive business. Just-Auto caught up with her at the recent Mondial de l'Automobile in Paris.


Citroën will adapt for success in UK market - MD, Citroën UK

19 December 2016

Bek Hassan, Managing Director - Citroën & DS Automobiles UK, talks to just-auto about the opportunity ahead for the two brands in the UK car market, despite current 'challenging times'.


INTERVIEW: PSA Peugeot Citroen CEO Carlos Tavares says recovery is on track

30 September 2015

PSA Peugeot Citroen chief executive has a considerable challenge on his hands to forge a successful place in the global market for the company and its three brands - Peugeot, Citroen and DS. He tells Ray Hutton how 'Back in the Race' is bringing results.


INTERVIEW: Anne Ruthmann, Citroën C4 Cactus project manager

8 July 2014

Citroën C4 Cactus Chef de Projet Anne Ruthmann answers questions on key suppliers, lightweight technology, sales prospects and other topics.

Latest news


Peugeot appoints new distributor for Thailand

18 July 2019

PSA Group has appointed Master Group Corporation Asia (MGC) as the sole authorised importer and distributor of Peugeot brand vehicles in Thailand.


just-auto Plus only Citroen surpasses 50,000 new C5 Aircross SUV sales in six months

18 July 2019

Six months after its launch, new Citroen C5 Aircross SUV has already accumulated over 50,000 sales. This performance makes it the Brand’s third best-selling passenger vehicle. The result: SUVs represent almost one in four Citroen sales worldwide in the...


PSA H1 sales down 12.7% to 1.9m vehicles

15 July 2019

PSA has posted first-half sales down 12.7% to 1.9m vehicles with China experiencing particular challenges in the face of falling demand.


just-auto Plus only Citroen sells 600,000 C3 since launch

10 June 2019

Two and a half years after its launch, Citroen C3 has already accumulated 600,000 sales. A real success story, this third generation of C3 has more than ever confirmed its status as the Brand’s best-seller. This performance has made Citroen C3 the third...


just-auto Plus only Citroen sells 200,000 C3 Aircross SUVs since launch

10 June 2019

Twenty months after its launch, Citroen C3 Aircross Compact SUV has already accumulated 200,000 sales. A performance which makes it the Brand’s second best-selling passenger vehicle, the third best-selling model in its segment in France and the sixth in...


Constellium supplies PSA bonnet aluminium

22 May 2019

Constellium is to supply aluminium auto body sheet for the bonnet of PSA’s Peugeot Partner and Citroen Berlingo Van.


Citroen unveils autonomous AWD EV concept

13 May 2019

Following the reveal of its Ami One concept (self-described as "the embodiment of urban electric mobility") last February, Citroen has announced the 19_19 which "expresses [a] vision of ultra-comfort and extended mobility to escape from the cities". It will be revealed at VivaTech in Paris on 16 May.


Groupe PSA implements electric offensive on LCVs

1 May 2019

Groupe PSA presents a preview of the electrified versions of Peugeot Boxer Electric and Citroen Jumper Electric at the Birmingham Commercial Vehicle Show (from 30 April to 2 May). Leader in the LCV segment in Europe with 24.7% market share in 2018, Groupe...


just-auto Plus only Citroen registers 3.2% growth in Q1 2019 in Europe

23 April 2019

Despite the drop in the European automobile market since the start of the year (PV+LCV registrations down by 2.3% in Europe 30 vs Q1 2018), Citroen has attained excellent commercial results in Europe in the first quarter, with: The strongest growth of the...


just-auto Plus only Euro NCAP scores three new cars five star rating

11 April 2019

After the three large off-roaders tested in February, Euro NCAP releases the safety ratings of two smaller SUV’s: the new Citroen C5 Aircross and the Range Rover Evoque The C5 Aircross is the latest addition to Citroen‘s Aircross family of...


just-auto Plus only RAC to provide roadside assistance services to Groupe PSA in Europe

8 April 2019

The RAC has signed a new five-year contract to provide roadside assistance services to Groupe PSA, the second largest car manufacturer in Europe. The deal, which was won following a competitive tender process, will see the RAC’s patrols supporting...


Citroen targets India market, sees growth ahead

3 April 2019

During a press conference, which took place today in Chennai (southern India), Linda Jackson, Citroen’s CEO, confirmed the brand’s planned arrival in India and said a range of new models will be added to the market. The first of these models will be launched by the end of 2021. In addition, the brand will launch New C5 Aircross SUV in India from 2020.


just-auto Plus only Citroen names new communications director

1 April 2019

From 1 April 2019, Delphine Coma is taking over Citroen’s Communications Department. She succeeds Estelle Rouvrais, who has held the role since April 2014. Delphine Coma, 32 years old, graduated with a Masters in Cross-Cultural Management from the...


PSA nabs controlling stake in Chinese aftermarket parts supplier

28 March 2019

PSA said it was acquiring a controlling interest in Longstar to further expand its spare parts business in China.


PSA poaches Renault's sales and marketing chief

18 March 2019

PSA has poached Renault's sales and marketing chief to carry out a similar role across its five brands.


PSA records 2018 revenue growth up 19% to EUR74bn

26 February 2019

PSA has posted Group revenue growth up 19% to EUR74bn (US$84bn), with sales rising 7% to 3.88m vehicles.


PSA claims EUR5bn France trade balance surplus

21 February 2019

PSA claims it was a key contributor to France’s trade balance in 2018, with a surplus of EUR4.9bn (US$6bn).


just-auto Plus only Citroen to launch updated C3-XR SUV in China

21 January 2019

Launched at the end of 2014, C3-XR was designed for the Chinese market and has proved a major success, having sold in nearly 180,000 units in four years. On launch, it addressed the new, fast-growing B-SUV segment with a resolutely modern model designed with...


Groupe PSA UK appoints new director, Communications

23 November 2018

After 26 Years' service with Groupe PSA Andrew Didlick is to retire at the end of December 2018 from his role as director, Communications, Events and Brand Partnerships Andrew Didlick has elected to retire from Groupe PSA after 26 years in the business at...


PSA Q3 revenue up 7.8% but Iran stop drags worldwide sales

24 October 2018

PSA has posted third-quarter revenue up 7.8% to EUR15.4bn (US$17.5bn), while year-to-date revenue rose 20.1% to EUR54bn.


Paris - Citroen eyes 80% electrification by 2025

3 October 2018

Citroen aims to have 80% of its range electrified by 2025 and offer global vehicles adapted by local requirements.


Citroen names new head of design

25 September 2018

Former BMW, Kia and Great Wall designer Pierre Leclercq has been named head of design for the Citroen brand from 1 November.


PSA promises EV version of every new model

20 September 2018

PSA - the maker of Peugeot, Citroen, DS, Vauxhall and Opel brands - has reiterated its EV plans, promising an electrified version of every new model.


just-auto Plus only Groupe PSA and partners field-test city-level LTE-V2X in Wuxi, China

17 September 2018

Groupe PSA began demonstrating its latest vehicle communication technologies in Wuxi, China. As an important part of the world's first city-level Internet of Vehicle LTE-V2X application demonstration area, these technologies showcase the growing V2X...


just-auto Plus only Citroen sells 400,000 new C3 within two years of launch

11 September 2018

Unveiled less than two years ago, in November 2016, New C3 has already sold 400,000 units including 160,000 units since the beginning of 2018. The third generation of Citroen's versatile city car has been a roaring success, with C3 sales’ 12% growth...


Citroen Brazil launches 'localised' C4 Cactus

7 September 2018

Because the SUV market keeps growing steadily here in Brazil, automakers have plenty of opportunities to launch new or improved models.


PSA inks AI and voice partnership with SoundHound

4 September 2018

PSA has signed a partnership agreement with Silicon Valley artificial intelligence (AI) and natural language voice recognition start-up, SoundHound.


PSA says all passenger cars now WLTP compliant

30 August 2018

All Peugeot, Citroën, DS, Opel and Vauxhall passenger cars have been approved using the new laboratory test, WLTP (Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure).


Groupe PSA's passenger cars pass WLTP tests

28 August 2018

Groupe PSA announced that all Peugeot, Citroen, DS, Opel and Vauxhall passenger cars are approved under the new laboratory test procedure WLTP reflecting more realistic fuel consumption. Thanks to sound technological choices made in anticipation of the...


just-auto Plus only Citroen sells 100,000 C3 Aircross in ten months

8 August 2018

New Citroen C3 Aircross Compact SUV is confirming its strong momentum. It has already totalled 100,000 sales since its launch last October, with almost 70,000 since the start of 2018. These figures consolidate its position as Citroen’s second...

Citroën news

Peugeot appoints new distributor for Thailand

18 July 2019

PSA Group has appointed Master Group Corporation Asia (MGC) as the sole authorised importer and d...


just-auto Plus only Citroen surpasses 50,000 new C5 Aircross SUV sales in six months

18 July 2019

Six months after its launch, new Citroen C5 Aircross SUV has already accumulated over 50,000 sale...


PSA H1 sales down 12.7% to 1.9m vehicles

15 July 2019

PSA has posted first-half sales down 12.7% to 1.9m vehicles with China experiencing particular ch...


Groupe PSA future model plans - Citroën

18 June 2019

For a long time, Citroën was in trouble in many European markets. No longer. Its French mark...


just-auto Plus only Citroen sells 600,000 C3 since launch

10 June 2019

Two and a half years after its launch, Citroen C3 has already accumulated 600,000 sales. A real s...


just-auto Plus only Citroen sells 200,000 C3 Aircross SUVs since launch

10 June 2019

Twenty months after its launch, Citroen C3 Aircross Compact SUV has already accumulated 200,000 s...



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