UK has a preview of the redesigned Citroën 2CV, a still-snail-like concept vehicle
that brings the iconic vehicle from the second half of the 20th Century
rushing into the 21st with some green credentials. The 2CV update - with a concept vehicle possibly destined for the auto shows
in 2009 - will likely be a diesel-electric hybrid
with high mpg and low emissions. The vehicle architecture will likely be based on the C3 supermini and C4 hatch. Other than that, there's very little information available at this point, but the new CV2 looks to enter the family car market and will compete by meshing classic looks with good-for-the-environment fuel requirements. And duck-lovers around the world start cheering.
Read more at Auto Express
[Source: Autoexpress UK, h/t to Great Slack]