The most radical of Citroen's idiosyncratic offerings, the DS was sensational when it was introduced in 1955. Twenty years and 1.45 million cars later it was still technically advanced to most other cars. Revolutionary in driving characteristics and comfort, it remains one of the most innovative cars of all time.CitroAln factory at Slough I was indeed most fortunate to be able to examine very closely one of the new 2-litre DS19s in a ... For any major repair the front wings can be removed in a matter of minutes, rather like the 2CV. ... I have driven cars with fully automatic transmission and, frankly, do not like them as I find it more than somewhat disconcerting to feel that the gear is changed without my direct control.
|Publisher||:||Veloce Publishing Ltd - 2005|