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Old 16th April 2021, 21:40   #1576
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Citroen Birotor from Calicut
Is this really a BiRotor or a normal GS? If the former, it is a very rare car. Citroen bought back most of them and crushed them to avoid liabilities from the Wankel engine failures
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Is this really a BiRotor or a normal GS? If the former, it is a very rare car. Citroen bought back most of them and crushed them to avoid liabilities from the Wankel engine failures
I was told that this is GZ with hydropneumatic suspension, hence assumed "BiRotor".

This one looks more like GS. unlike GZ, flared fenders are not on this.This Cigar brown (BRUN CIGALE) pre ordered Citroen GS Pallas was delivered brand new on Feb 1978 at Leicester, so the chances are less to be a GZ.

The Bi Rotor production stopped in early years itself (1973-1975 not sure) and Citroen bought back most of BiRotor ones, but not all. If this one is the one which survived? It will be quite interesting.

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I was told that this is GZ with hydropneumatic suspension, hence assumed "BiRotor".

This Cigar brown (BRUN CIGALE) pre ordered Citroen GS Pallas was delivered brand new on Feb 1978 at Leicester, so the chances are less to be a GZ.

The Bi Rotor production stopped in early years itself (1973-1975 not sure) and Citroen bought back most of BiRotor ones, but not all. If this one is the one which survived? It will be quite interesting.
Then this is a GS, whatever it is, it is a rare car nowadays and most of them rusted and credit to the owner who has kept the suspension going!
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KLK1000 Chevy, slowly getting back to life.
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Few more pictures of the Chevy
Great find Foby ! How do you manage to spot these beauties around Kerala
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