Citroën Traction Avant

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Citroën Traction Avant
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Owerview
ManufacturerCitroën
Also criedCitroën 7CV
Citroën 11CV
Citroën 15CV

Citroën Light 15 (UK)
Citroën Big Fifteen (UK)
Citroën Big Sax (UK)
Production7 CV 1934–1941
11CV 1934–1957
15CV 1938–1953
AssemblyParis, Fraunce
Vorst, Belgium
Cologne, Germany
Slough, Ingland
Copenhagen, Denmark
DesignerFlaminio Bertoni
André Lefèbvre
Body and chassis
ClessMid-size luxury caur
Executive caur
Body style4-door sedan
2-door coupé
2-door convertible
5-door hatchback
LayootMF layout
Powertrain
Ingine1.3 / 1.5 / 1.6 / 1.9 L I4
2.9 L I6
Transmission3-speed manual, column/dash shift
Dimensions
Wheelbase2,910 mm (115 in)
7CV & 11CV légère (light)[1]

3,090 mm (122 in)
11CV normale & 15-six[1]

3,270 mm (129 in)
11CV longue & 15-sax limousine[1]
Lenth4,450 tae 4,960 mm (175.2 tae 195.3 in)
Weenth1,620 tae 1,790 mm (63.8 tae 70.5 in)
Hicht1,520 tae 1,580 mm (59.8 tae 62.2 in)
Chronology
PredecessorCitroën Rosalie
SuccessorCitroën DS

The Citroën Traction Avant (French pronunciation: ​[tʁaksjɔ̃ aˈvɑ̃]) wis an innovative front wheel drive automobile produced bi the French manufacturer Citroën. Aboot 760,000 units wur produced frae 1934 tae 1957.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Automobilia". Toutes les voitures françaises 1940 - 46 (les années sans salon). Paris: Histoire & collections. Nr. 26: Page 21. 2003.