Citroën Celebrate Centenary At MotoFest Coventry 2019

Citroën 2CV
The lovable 2CV was hugely successful with almost four million cars being manufactured until it was phased out in 1990

Connersueirs of the French marque Citroën will be pleased to learn the brand will be showcasing a selection of their finest and quirkiest iconic cars at the forthcoming Power Maxed MotoFest Coventry 2019.

In celebration of the brand’s centenary year, there will be a three-day Citroën Centenary Event at nearby Coombe Park, culminating in a 1,000-car parade to MotoFest Coventry on Sunday 2 June.

The French car manufacturer will endeavour to mark 100 years of the iconic brand over the course of the two-day motoring event.

Over 1,000 vehicles representing a century of the Citroën marque are expected to be on display. On the morning of Sunday 2nd June, the event culminates in a mass convoy from Coombe Park into the city to become a major feature parade within MotoFest Coventry.

Karl Howkins, Citroën UK Managing Director, commented:
“We are really excited to be part of MotoFest Coventry this year.

“Not only is the festival a heritage event, it also showcases what is happening in the automotive world now and in the future. Celebrating our centenary here in Coventry is the perfect way to rejoice in our rich history and look to the exciting future ahead for the brand. We are equally happy to be assisting the many enthusiasts who are putting on the Citroën Centenary Event, looking after our heritage and promoting links between owners and the brand.”

Citroën Over The Years

Nigel Wild, Citroën Centenary Event Director, said:
“The Centenary Event is the unique occasion for all Citroën owners to come together and celebrate 100 years of Citroën car manufacturing, during a weekend full of variety. Every Citroën-related vehicle – from every year – is welcome, and several hundred cars are already registered to take part, both from the UK and around the world.

“The Centenary Event aims to put the marque’s heritage and achievements on show to the public, and we are delighted to have the opportunity to do this by playing our part in the hugely-popular Power Maxed MotoFest Coventry.”

More information on the MotoFest Coventry here.

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