Citroën Heritage Museum Holds Exceptional Sale For The First Time
The Reserve Collection at The Citroën Conservatoire, an integral part of L`Aventure Peugeot Citroën DS based at Aulnay-sous-Bois, North of Paris, is moving.
In preparation of this move, Citroën Heritage has consigned 65 vehicles and 90 items of automobilia from its museum reserve to Leclere-mdv, the auction house under owner Damien Leclere, to be included in a unique auction on 10 December 2017 from 14:00. The vehicles are estimated to sell between £800 and £18,000 and include a number of rare Sbarro Citroën prototypes, Pre-War vehicles and modern classics.
Due to the unique nature of this sale, L`Aventure Peugeot Citroën DS is ensuring that collectors of the Citroën Marque across the world will be able to take part in the auction. L`Aventure Peugeot Citroën DS is dedicated to continuing the heritage of the Citroën Brand and all successful bidders will be invited to become members of The Association.
The Citroën Marque has been admired by several generations of owners and because of this, Citroën Heritage is organising an auction that is accessible to all potential buyers either by bidding in person, on the phone or online, via a live stream on www.drouotlive.com.
Pre-sale viewing will be on Saturday 9 December with the auction being held on Sunday 10 December.
- Pre-sale viewing, Saturday 9 December 09:30 to 17:00 CET
- Auction, Sunday 10 December 14:00 CET
- The online catalogue will be available from 20 November at leclere-mdv.com
- Questions/registration; Maxime Lepissier, Leclere Motorcars, email@example.com 0033(0)617698446
Media contacts :
- Delphine Goudchaux, L’Aventure Peugeot Citroën DS, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0033(0)6 20 73 03 12
- Marie Laurence de Rochefort, LECLERE MOTORCARS, email@example.com, 0033(0)6 60 61 88 07
L’Aventure Peugeot Citroën DS
Created in 2015, l’Aventure Peugeot Citroën DS is a non profitable association (Loi 1901 / French law). Teams are working to protect, promote and develop the PSA Group brands heritage. L’Aventure Peugeot Citroën DS is made up of five domains: l’Aventure Peugeot, Citroën Heritage, DS Héritage, CAAPY (Collection Aventure Automobiles PoissY), Centre d’archives de Terre Blanche (more than 200 years of history) and five sites in France: Sochaux (25), Aulnay (93), Carrières /s Poissy (78), Hérimoncourt (25), Limoges (87).
The association is working for and with members, who are collectors or just fans. More and more services and offers are developed for them: classic spare parts production and distribution, classic cars restoration, certificates of authenticity, archives sharing, classic cars and contents renting, merchandising distribution, hospitality facilities.
The association has recently launched an internet site which is in the center of the association development. The site is promoting news, services, events, calendars, club list. It will be soon published in English and other languages. It is linked to social media as Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and brand’s corporate sites.