After two years of intense transformations in the Grupo PSA Production Center in El Palomar the manufacture of the new Citroën C4 Lounge.
This new version of the successful model is one of the first results of the investments announced up to 2019, it puts into action the innovative vision of Grupo PSA and positions the El Palomar Production Center as a reference site in terms of economics and quality. .
“The new Citroën C4 Lounge allows the plant to guarantee a vehicle with the highest technology and innovation produced in the country for the local and export markets. With this vehicle, of which we have sold more than 30.000 units since its launch, PSA demonstrates its commitment to Argentina and the national industry ”, he highlighted Patrice Lucas, President Latin America of Groupe PSA.
The launch of the new Citroën C4 Lounge represents a milestone in the history of the El Palomar Production Center, as new processes were implemented and others were adapted for its manufacture. The use of means for the parameterization and control of the vehicle electronics is highlighted due to the incorporation of the new multimedia system "All In One", the new digital instrument panel, the adjustment bench to receive the Full LED Projectors and the banks versatile to control the new EC5 engine (1.6 VTi 115 hp).
In addition, the new multi-silhouette flow technology was used in its production with full kitting logistics and a bumper assembly device, developed exclusively in conjunction with its supplier.
“This launch is synonymous with commitment to the future and sustainable development. From its genesis, the design of this new model sought to strengthen local suppliers and the satisfaction of current and future customers. It is one of the first results of our transformation process ”, explained Pierre Alain Dufour, Director of the Argentine Industrial Pole of Groupe PSA.