Citroen (French Cars manufacturer) created quite a few revolutionary models. Among them is the famous “Traction Avant” which introduced front wheels drive, independent suspension and lightweight chassis in 1936. The Traction Avant was produced in different models: 7CV, 11CV and 15CV. The 15CV with its six in line engine is the most powerful and coveted model.
The following BLOG covers the complete restoration of a 15CV Traction Avant and provides all kind of information about the Citroen Traction Avant in general. The BLOG is in French language and offers numerous pictures.
Below is a video of the first spins of the engine after the complete rebuild: