1983 Citroen 2CVFrom the collection of Andy Saunders - ''Picasso''s Citroen
Year of manufacture1983
Exterior brand colourRed/Blue/Yello
RM Auctions: Automobiles of London
October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Chelsea Bridge Entrance
London SW11 4NJ
29hp, 602 cc horizontally-opposed two-cylinder engine, single carburetter, four-speed manual transmission, front leading arm and rear trailing arm suspension, four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase: 93.3"
The iconic Citroen 2CV effectively put France on wheels. Powered by a small but capable two-cylinder engine, and possessing a resilient, long-travel suspension, it gave rural residents the means of negotiating rutted, pockmarked country