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    Citroen adds C-Zero to MultiCity vehicle rental service

    Citroën is now offering its battery-powered C-Zero through its MultiCity vehicle rental service. Prices range from €35 ($51 U.S. at the current exchange rate) for half a day to €140 ($205 U.S.) for a weekend of zero-emissions driving. Currently, the C-Zero can be rented at six ...

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    UK's CABLED project adds 2 wireless charge-capable Citroen C1s

    Arup, leader of the UK's CABLED (Coventry and Birmingham Low Emission Vehicle Demonstrators) project that is trialing at least 110 plug-in vehicles, has added two Citroen C1 electric vehicles into the mix, each fitted with the HaloIPT's wireless charging technology. Neil Butcher, Arup's project ...

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    Incentives spark electric vehicle sales in France; 187 sold last month

    During the month of April, 106 Citroen C-Zeros, 76 Peugeot iOns, two Tesla Roadsters, a pair of Mitsubishi i-MiEVs and a lone Nissan Leaf were sold and registered in France. That's 187 electric vehicles. Of the battery-powered Peugeot iOns, 41 were purchased by a car sharing service in Nice ...

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    Peugeot-Citroen will get commercial electric van batteries from GS Yuasa

    PSA Peugeot-Citroen has turned to GS Yuasa for lithium-ion battery packs for the automakers' upcoming commercial electric vans. The batteries will be manufactured at a Ritto, Shiga Prefecture plant owned by Lithium Energy Japan, a joint venture between GS Yuasa and Mitsubishi Motors. This plant, ...

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    All-electric Citroen Berlingo get reincarnated by Venturi

    Late last year, we reported on the delivery of the Citroen Berlingo electric vans to the French postal service. Did you know that an electric version of the Citroen Berlingo First existed ten years ago? It sure did, but was unfortunately discontinued in 2002 due to poor sales. In 2007, La Poste, ...

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    Citroen expects 4,000 electric vehicle sales in 2011

    Citroen C-Zero – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Citroen, which is offering the i-MiEV-based C-Zero and the Berlingo van, is expecting solid if not amazing electric vehicle (EV) sales in 2011. The company's target is a modest 4,000 EV sales this year, a goal that brand spokesman ...

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    BMW, Peugeot-Citroen to invest $138 million in hybrid joint venture

    In early February, BMW and PSA Peugeot Citroen officially hooked up on a joint venture (JV) to collaborate on hybrid vehicle technologies. BMW revealed that the main focus of the corporate tie up is to develop an open platform that could be used by all European automakers seeking entry in the ...

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    BMW, PSA make hooking up on hybrids official

    BMW and PSA Peugeot Citroen have officially hopped into bed together to collaborate on all of the systems and hardware that goes into crafting a hybrid drivetrain, and the two have been so kind as to let us all in on what they're planning. It's no shock that the two companies will partner up on ...

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    Daimler, BMW, PSA seek profit in carsharing

    When Daimler launched its first North American Car2go pilot project in partnership with the city of Austin,TX back in November 2009, it probably anticipated that the program's growth rate would be quite rapid. But this big, this fast? With 15,000-plus members already registered, the sheer size ...

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    Peugeot-Citroen starts delivering Partner and Berlingo electric vans

    PSA Peugeot Citroen has started delivering its Peugeot Partner and Citroen Berlingo electric vans in France. 1,500 of the EV vans are scheduled to be manufactured through 2011. It's a small number, but bigger than the number of Ford Transit Connect Electric vans that FoMoCo says it will sell in ...

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    Citroen C-Zero available in automaker's B2B carsharing service in early 2011

    Citroen C-Zero – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In early 2011, Citroen will introduce its battery-powered C-Zero – a nearly identical twin to the Mitsubishi i-MiEV – to the growing group of individuals who participate in the company's electric business-to-business (BtoB) ...

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    BMW, PSA Peugeot Citroen to develop hybrid components for FWD vehicles

    2010 BMW 135i – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We're well aware that BMW plans to introduce several compact, front-wheel-drive models in the U.S. within the next few years. We also know that BMW and PSA Peugeot Citroen have been cooperating on engine development for several years, ...

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    PSA Peugeot Citroën's e-HDi Start-Stop System will use Boostcap ultracapacitors

    Continental AG has teamed up with Maxwell Technologies to make their booster module more convenient and efficient. Called an E-booster, the new module is part of PSA Peugeot Citroën's mild-hybrid system, called e-HDI. Maxwell technologies is supplying their Boostcap ultracapacitors to ...

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    Citroen reports 800 orders for C-Zero, 400 for Berlingo First Electric

    Citroen C-Zero – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Citroen has begun taking orders on its pair of electric vehicles – the C-Zero and Berlingo First Electric – and reports that its has taken 800 orders for the C-Zero, a nearly identical twin of Mitsubishi's i-MiEV. Most of ...

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    PSA, Mitsubishi Motors pair up to electrify Partner and Berlingo vans for production by 2012

    Citroen Berlingo
    Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) and PSA Peugeot Citroen have reached an agreement to extend their collaborative electric vehicle (EV) efforts beyond the initial arrangement that brought the i-MiEV (and its European relatives, the Peugeot iON and Citroen C-Zero) to life. MMC ...

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    Video: Citroën Survolt tarrys for Thruxton track time with Agni Z2

    Citroen Survolt vs. Agni Z2 – Click above to watch video after the jump
    The Citroën Survolt is back in France for the Paris Motor Show after showing its stuff for the Prince of Wales and the crowds at his Highness's recent eco-friendly automotive event on the Mall. It seems as though ...

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    Report: Citroen to offer gasoline loaner to lessees of C-Zero electric car

    Citroen C-Zero – Click above for high-res image gallery
    PSA Peugeot Citroen has devised a novel plan aimed at capturing a potentially large number of buyers who would otherwise scoff at the idea of buying or even leasing an electric vehicle (EV). First, Citroen plans to lease, and not sell, ...

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    Citroen to offer optional e-HDi micro-hybrid system on diesel-powered DS4

    Citroën DS4 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Citroen previewed its new design language at this year's Geneva Motor Show and will apply those styling ques to its DS4 five-door hatch, which will debut at the Paris Motor Show in a few short weeks. Stylistically, the DS4 looks ...

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    PSA Peugeot-Citroen receives $259M loan for development of plug-in hybrids

    2010 Peugeot 3008 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    PSA Peugeot-Citroen is one of just a handful of companies that have displayed an interest in developing plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) that utilize an efficient diesel engine, combined with an electric motor. It's been argued that the ...

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    Citroën Survolt gets glory from Vanina Ickx, guts from Green GT [w/video]

    Citroën Survolt with Vanina Ickx – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Last weekend, Citroën introduced a rolling version of its Survolt concept to the crowds attending this year's edition of the Le Mans Classique. Flaunting its oh-la-la sexiness around the Circuit de la ...


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