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An original, very rare early Citroen GSA Pallas with a remarkable 27,573 mile from new!
Electronic tachometer, electric clock, exterior door mirror, rheostat control for panel lighting, lockable glovebox, pockets in front doors, hot and cold air blowers, heated rear window, reclining front seats, cigar lighter, central armrest on rear seat, single-spoke padded steering wheel, dash mounted handbrake, exterior stainless steel trim around the doors, protective chrome side strips, Pallas wheel trims, quartz halogen headlamps, self levelling hydro-pneumatic suspension, anti-burst door locks, collapsible steering column, boot interior lamp.
A truly unique vehicle finished in Rouge Geranium, (colour code AC435), which has a wonderful deep shine and gloss brilliance. The luxury Pallas trim items remain intact and undamaged. Supplying Citroen Dealer number plates front and rear and window sticker still remain. An amazingly sleek and graceful design which generates tremendous interest wherever it goes!
An immensely comfortable time warp interior with many quirky features including the dash mounted handbrake, famous Citroen padded one-spoke steering wheel, (unworn and still textured), and manual ride height control located between the front seats. Perfect headlining which is clean and un-damaged. The original rich brown carpet is unworn and the seats finished in the Pallas only Jersey material is beautiful. The galaxy of warning lights all function correctly. The optional Philips AC480 LW/MW radio located between the front seats operates. This vehicle retains the elegant round-dial dashboard, only fitted for the first six months of GSA production.
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
This vehicle is fitted with the revised and more powerful 1299cc 63.9bhp engine so on the road this GSA moves smoothly and effortlessly with the light alloy air-cooled engine pulling strongly and quietly. With 13% increase in torque over the older 1222cc engine, better fuel consumption and quicker acceleration this car is an absolute joy to drive. The five speed gearbox is light and precise.
WHEELS, TYRES & BRAKES
Brand new and correct Michelin XZX 145/15 tyres are fitted all round including the spare and the unique Pallas chrome wheel trims are unmarked. The dual circuit four wheel disc braking system pulls the car up quickly and safely in a straight line.
Registered by Dell Motors Ltd the Citroen main dealers in Royal Leamington Spa on the 7th August 1981 it remained with them until the 6th November 1981 where it covered an incredible 16,559 miles before being sold to a retired Mrs Mary Viner, the long term custodian. Maintained by the supplying dealer with many stamps in the booklet and invoices it then passed to a huge Citroen enthusiast, Mr Cox of Hinckley at just 19,700 miles. Used sparingly for rallies and shows and maintained by him it is now offered in perfect order for a lucky owner to enjoy and cherish with just 27,573 miles.
All handbooks contained in the blue Citroen A5 folder including the Owners Manual, Citroen Maintenance guide and guarantee card, Philips Radio Manual, Passenger Fuel Consumption sheet, and extended Citroen Mechanical Breakdown Insurance books. A full set of keys exist which correctly operate all locks. An original brochure from new is also included with the car substantial file.
Viewing and test drives highly recommended to appreciate how unique and fascinating this car is. It will appeal to a true Citroen enthusiast wanting an unrepeatable low mileage rust free example or a modern classic car fan wanting to enjoy some Gallic charm!Back to Showroom