Citroen India dealership launched in Chennai

French marquee Citroen opened its first dealership in India located in Ahmedabad. The company has now inaugurated a new dealership in Chennai, christened as Citroen Ramani. Later this year, the company will launch its first model in India, the C5 Aircross.

The Citroen showrooms, known as La Maison dealerships, will undertake sales and service of the upcoming C5 Aircross, which will be powered by a 2.0-litre diesel engine that produces 175bhp and 400Nm of torque. The mannequin motor is paired exclusively to an eight-speed automatic transmission.

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By the end of the year, Citroen plans to open ten showrooms in the country, spread across cities that include Mumbai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Pune, Gurugram, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi and Cochin. The brand also launched a showroom on wheels, generally known as the Citroen Nomadic showroom.