60TH Anniversary of the DS
This year marks the 60th anniversary of DS, opening the festivities, three motoring icons will be present in Monte Carlo this month:
DS3 WRC with its new 2015 livery featuring a large “60” on the rear wings was on the starting line for the 83rd Monte-Carlo Rally, with Sébastien Loeb, nine-times world rally champion, behind the wheel. In addition, a sports version of the 1966 DS 21 will be taking part in the 18th Monte-Carlo Historic Rally (28 January - 4 February). Stamped with the brand logo and carrying the number 21, the DS will be on the starting line at Reims on 30 January next, with Bob Neyret at the wheel. Bob Neyret has already claimed two victories in the Monte Carlo Rally at the wheel of a DS.
INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOWS IN THE SIXTIETH ANNIVERSARY COLOURS OF THE DS
DS will be present at events dedicated to vintage car enthusiasts such as Rétromobile (Paris, France, 4 - 8 February) & Techno-Classika (Essen, Germany 15 - 19 April), as well as international motor shows in Geneva (Switzerland, 5 - 15 March), Shanghai (China, 22 - 29 April) & Frankfurt (Germany, 19 - 27 September). The brand will be celebrating the 60th anniversary of the DS with original exhibitions of vintage vehicles and the showcasing of new vehicles placed alongside the historic DS.
FAN MEETINGS TO CELEBRATE THE SIXTIETH BIRTHDAY OF THE DS
DS enthusiasts all over the world will be celebrating the 60th birthday of the DS, one of the main international events, set to take place on 22 and 23 May at the historic Montlhéry track in France, is set to bring together 700 vintage DS vehicles.
Watch this space.