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Engine
Inline 4
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Transmission
Manual
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VIN
31999

Description

11 HP (5 HP taxable), 856cc L-Head In-Line 4-Cylinder Engine, 3-Speed Transmission Chassis No. 31229; Engine No. 31999 Small light and dependable cars were what the European market needed in the early 1920's and that is exactly the package that was delivered with these little cars. With solid construction, and advanced engineering the C-series from Citroen found plenty of customers. Not onl...

11 HP (5 HP taxable), 856cc L-Head In-Line 4-Cylinder Engine, 3-Speed Transmission Chassis No. 31229; Engine No. 31999 Small light and dependable cars were what the European market needed in the early 1920's and that is exactly the package that was delivered with these little cars. With solid construction, and advanced engineering the C-series from Citroen found plenty of customers. Not only private owners but business concerns also found these cars to be economical to run, easy to maintain and able carry small loads at great distances. This sharp little ride was apparently sold new in Paris, France by the dealers, Hoschede & Veilleux, whom were agents for Citroen, as well as American made Ford Model T's. Restored to its original configuration today it features a vintage Moto-Meter with the car's logo, and most impressive a period roof-top mounted sign for the Auto-Ecole-Agreee, the French version of the Auto Club. Finished in light yellow with gloss black fenders, the soft trim is done in black with black soft-top. A very clean dashboard presents only an amperes gauge to monitor the electrical operations of the car. It still retains its BRC headlights full disc wheels on which are mounted a set of Engelbert tires produced in France. This little car would be a welcomed addition into any collection of vehicles with engines under 1-liter or for someone wanting sportiness and flair on an economical basis.

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