The World’s Best Car: Chris Harris’s Citroën 2CV

Chris Harris is a renowned and respected automotive journalist, well-known, having written for magazines like Autocar UK and EVO.

He has pioneered the online video format with a weekly show on the /DRIVE channel—/CHRIS HARRIS ON CARS— that has become the default location for reviews of the latest fast cars.

Chris has gotten access to some of the rarest and fastest cars on the planet, including hyper cars, prototypes, rare vintage cars, and racing cars.

In one of the recent videos he shows the latest acquisition to his garage – a Citroen 2CV!

What are the reasons that had led him to buy a Citroen 2CV?

Watch the video and you might be surprised!

Celebrate the beauty of football in a Citroën 2CV all over America

Yesterday was the kick off day for the 2014 FIFA WORLD CUP BRAZIL and also the day that Eric Carpentier and Pierre Pitoiset from the ACOW [A Cup Of World] arrived to Brazil.
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These two 2CV and football enthusiasts started a journey all over the American continent that started on February 13th in Montreal and will finish on July 13th in Brazil. It will be a total of 150 days, 13 000 miles [or 20 000 km] and 16 countries crossed.

The trip can be followed on the ACOW website (www.acow.org/) or Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/acupofworld)

We wish them a very good trip!

1965 Citroën 2CV sold for € 59,568

Low-mileage and rare U.S.-spec model 1965 Citroën 2CV sold at record price during Artcurial Motorcars Auction at Rétromobile 2012.

citroen 2cv sold for 60000

This 1965 Citroën 2CV was bought new from the Citroën showroom in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles by Bill Harrah – an American businessman and the founder of Harrah’s Hotel and Casinos – but also famous car collector.

citroen 2cv sold for 60000

It was stored in a museum-like state for about 40 years. The previous owner bought it some ten years ago and has scarcely used it, explaining the 116 miles showing on the odometer. Probably the lowest mileage for any Citroën 2CV from this period. Having been stored under perfect conditions, it is pretty much as new as the day it left the factory

The Estimation before the auction was between € 30,000 – € 40,000 but this exclusive Citroën 2CV California was sold for € 59,568.

Photos: Artcurial