• 24-JAN-2013

  • SOURCE: General Motors - Global

GM and PSA Peugeot Citroën Provide Further Details of their Global Strategic Alliance - New Video Available

Detroit/Paris. Steve Girsky, GM Vice Chairman, and Philippe Varin, Chairman of the PSA Peugeot Citroën Managing Board, responded to questions from journalists during a meeting organized at the Maison de l'Automobile in Brussels today.

The meeting offered an opportunity to discuss in detail the progress made by the two partners in their global strategic alliance announced on 29 February 2012.

As indicated by both groups on December 20, 2012, the final agreements concerning purchasing, logistics and the development of common vehicle projects were signed in line with the initially announced schedule.

The first vehicles resulting from this cooperation are expected to be launched in 2016. The Opel/Vauxhall, Peugeot and Citroen models will be highly differentiated and fully consistent with their respective brand characteristics.

Available footage includes views and soundbites from today's press conference as well as b-roll of Opel and Peugeot models.