Talbot Express

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1989 Talbot Express 1000P van (15378321141) (cropped).jpg

The Talbot Express van is a light duty commercial motor vehicle to be sold. Produced as pairt o the Sevel Sud joint venture atween PSA Peugeot Citroën an Fiat, it wis made in Italy alangside the Fiat Ducato, Peugeot J5 an Citroën C25. Production began in 1986 when the Talbot badge wis wi'drawn frae passenger caurs.

The Express' main competitor wis the Renault Trafic. Its ingines are transversely mountit; the petrol ane is a Peugeot 504 unit whilst the diesel ane is frae the Citroën CX diesel. Baith are coupled tae a Citroën gearbox.

In 1991, the series 2 Express is launched wi an enlairged grille but wis discontinued in 1992 when Peugeot finally discardit the Talbot marque.

The Express wis vera popular in the UK as a basis for campervan conversions.