Citroën Type C 5CV 1922


Citroën Type C 5CV 1922


Citroën Type C 5CV 1922

  • Origin France
  • Engine 856 cc, straight-four
  • Top speed 38 mph (61 km/h)

The two- (later three-) seater Type C was promoted as being ideal for female drivers, since it had an electric starter rather than a hand crank. The marketing ploy worked, and about 81,000 were sold in four years.