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Citroën HY Fourgonette Yellow/Orange '72

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Reference:

ch. 6237

Make:

Citroën

Model:

HY Fourgonette Yellow/Orange '72

Type:

berline

Construction year:

1972

KM:

96845

Cilinder displacement:

1900

Gears:

manual

Steering:

LHD

Price:

sold

The CitroŽn H Van, Type H, H-Type or HY is a light truck (or delivery van) produced by the French car maker CitroŽn between 1947 and 1981. It was developed as a simple front wheel driven van after World War II. A total of 473,289 were produced in 34 years in factories in France and Belgium. Most of them were sold in France, Belgium and the Netherlands. They were not sold in the UK in right hand drive. Citroen's teams worked on 8 projects and only the last one was developed, giving it its name : "H". Most Type H vans were sold as model HY. Other models include H (early versions), HX (lesser load capacity), HZ, and HW (greater load capacity). For a time they were also sold as model 1600. In France, this strange (or funny) looking van is known as "Nez de Cochon", "Pig Nose". When used by the police, it was called "panier ŗ salade", "salad basket". The engine, gear box and many smaller parts are well known from other CitroŽn models. The engine and gearbox are nearly identical as in the Traction Avant and later the DS, only mounted with the engine to front. The head lights and speedometer were identical to the 2CV for many years. The distinctive corrugated body work was inspired by German Junkers (Aircraft) of the 1930s, the three engined Junkers Ju 52, being the last to use this construction. The ribs added strength without adding weight, and required only simple, low cost press tools. The flat body panels were braced on the inside by 'top hat' box sections, at right angles to the ribs. Rear hinged 'Suicide' cab doors were used until the end of production in 1981. Specifications Bodywork Length : cm (in): 426 Width : cm (in): 199 Height : cm (in): 230 Wheelbase : cm (in) : Weight: kg (lb) : 1500 kg Mechanics. Displacement : inline 4 1911 cc, forward Valve gear : 8 Fuel system : 1 carburettor Gearbox : 4 speed manual Drive wheels : front wheel drive Maximum power : 69 bhp Maximum torque : Maximum speed : 100 km/h

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Oldtimerfarm specializes in consignment sales of vintage and collection cars and we are proud to present you this car. Oldtimerfarm is located in Belgium, 9880 Aalter, Steenweg op Deinze 51C, where this car is in our showroom. We are open from Tuesday to Saturday 10-17h (also without appointment). We are closed on Sundays and Mondays. Mondays on appointment only. Make sure you scroll down to look at the extensive photo report (100 pictures). Of course, a more detailed description can be obtained by telephone.

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Xavier:          0032 472 40 1338          (NL, FR, DE, EN, IT)          info@oldtimerfarm.be
Olivier:          0032 473 11 7300          (NL, FR, DE, EN)               olivier@oldtimerfarm.be

Oldtimerfarm from Aalter would also like to sell your classic car or car collection. For more information, please contact Xavier.

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