1983 Citroen 2CV

From the collection of Andy Saunders - ''Picasso''s Citroen

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1983
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red/Blue/Yello
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance
Battersea Park
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