Category Archives: PSA

Dongfeng Citroen Raised Sales Target, to Make SUV

On strong demand for C4L the joint venture between Citroen and Dongfeng revised up its 2013 sales goal from 263,000 to 280,000 units, according to Pan Jianian, the JV’s General Manager. He also revealed that the first Chinese-made Citroen SUV will hit the market before 2015. Not content to be in the second tier, Dongfeng-Citroen […]

Peugeot 301, Citroen C-Elysee: Shanghai Motor Show in Pics

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While languishing in Europe, Peugeot-Citroen is going full throttle in China, set to open its third vehicle plant in Wuhan in July, two months before the scheduled date. Built jointly with its Chinese partner Dongfeng, the plant will add 300,000 units to the annual production capacity of DPCA (Dongfeng-Peugeot-Citroen). 2/3 of the new capacity will […]

Citroen C4L Goes on Sale with a US$19,888 – 27,271 Price Range

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On Wednesday evening, Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) announced in Shanghai the release and pricing of the all-new Citroen C4L. With two powertrain choices, 1.6L/5MT and 1.6THP/6AT, the C4L costs between 123,900 and 169,900 Yuan (US$19,888 – 27,271). Born on the PF2 platform, the new compact sedan is a sibling of Peugeot 408, both having a 2710mm wheelbase. […]

DPCA Premieres Chinese-Built Peugeot 3008 Crossover

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Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) unveiled the locally made Peugeot 3008 in Guangzhou on Wednesday evening, preparing to release it in early 2013. With two engine options, a 1.6T and 2.0, the 3008 crossover is expected to sell for 160,000-220,000 Yuan. To adapt to the Chinese market, the 3008 has been modified in notable ways. Major changes, in […]

Wordmark of Changan-PSA (CAPSA) Unveiled

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Changan-PSA, the joint venture of Changan Auto and PSA Peugeot Citroen, unveiled on Monday an official logo based on the abbreviation of its company name, CAPSA. The message and emblem were posted through Changan’s account on the microblogging site of weibo.com (weibo.com/ccag). We also learned that the JV’s official website, capsa.com.cn, will open soon. Equally […]

Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Breaks Ground on Third Factory, to Add Capacity of 300,000 Units

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The sino-french joint venture of Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Automobile Company Ltd. (DPCA) started building its third vehicle factory on Wednesday, which will increase its annual production capacity from the current level of 450,000 to 750,000 units by 2015 when the factory becomes fully operational. An initial capacity of 150,000 units will be installed by September, […]

Dongfeng Releases Fengshen H30 Cross

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The crossover version of the Fengshen H30 compact from Dongfeng Passenger Vehicle (DFPV) went on sale on April 19 in two versions for 86,800 Yuan and 97,800 Yuan. Fengshen H30 hatchback and its notchback version, S30, were derived from the Citroen Elysee small family sedan produced by the joint venture of Dongfeng-PSA. Citroen Elysee is […]

Dongfeng Sales Gained 37.8% to 2.615 Million Units in 2010

Dongfeng Motor posts a 37.8% growth in 2010 sales. The company and its joint ventures sold a total of 2.615 million new vehicles, as production increased 39.98% to 2.6615 million units. Revenue reached 269.159 billion yuan. Passenger car sales gained 36.57% to 1.9773 million units, while commercial vehicle sales grew 41.76% to 637,700 units. Here […]

Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Publishes Five-Year Plan, Aiming for 5% Market Share

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At a press conference held today in Wuhan, Hubei, Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Automobile Company (DPCA) disclosed its road map to 2015. The company, currently trailing behind other major auto joint ventures in China, sets the ambitious goal of more than doubling sales and market share in five years. The plan has five parts (called "5A" […]