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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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    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

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    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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    Report: PSA may withold hybrid vehicles in China over intellectual property concerns

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    Cracking the burgeoning Chinese automobile market is a challenge that nearly every automaker in the world is currently grappling with. Among the myriad reasons why the Chinese nut is a tough one to crack is that the government ...

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

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

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    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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    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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    Citroën Survolt takes to the track at Le Mans Classic [w/video]

    Citroën Survolt race car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We thought the Citroën Survolt Concept was pretty cool when we first saw it at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year. We think it's much, much cooler now, though. Why? Perhaps because the crazy French automaker ...

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    Peugeot-Citroen says three small electric car sizes are all that's needed in Europe

    The European automotive market is decidedly different than ours. For one, Europeans tend to have an affinity towards vehicles with wee dimensions, while a lot of Americans still trend towards a go-big-or-go-home mentality. Since Europeans seem to have a better grasp of the benefits of small cars, ...

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    Valeo's second-gen stop-start technology coming to 1M diesel Peugeots, Citroëns by 2013

    With much of our discussions focusing on hybrid powertrains and the electric cars of tomorrow, we occasionally overlook some of the simpler, efficiency-boosting technologies available today. A prime example of this is the second-generation micro-hybrid stop-start technology from Valeo called ...

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    Challenge Bibendum: Citroën Hypnos is a monster, but not a scary one

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    Where do outlandish auto show concepts go when they die? If they're monsters like the Citroën Hypnos, they apparently go to the Challenge Bibendum in Rio de Janiero. That's where we found the unique diesel-hybrid SUV ...

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    Shanghai Expo Preview: Citroen Metropolis hybrid sedan concept

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    Most of the automotive attention in China this week is focused on the Beijing Motor Show where a wide variety of new production and concept cars will be debuting. Following the Beijing festivities, the Shanghai Expo ...

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    PSA Peugeot Citroën to launch three-cylinder turbo in 2013

    PSA Peugeot Citroën has announced that it will spend €175 Million to tool up one of its engine plants to build a new turbocharged inline three-cylinder engine. The Douvrin engine plant will have a capacity of 320,000 units per year starting in early in 2013. The 1.2-liter engines will ...


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