CitroŽn's Xsara Picasso finally goes on sale in France in December 1999 although customers for right hand drive versions will have to wait until June 2000.
- one of the rejected models of the Xsara-based monospace - the picture
is lifted from the book "CitroŽn, 80 ans de futur" (Editions
Roger-Rťgis) which will be published shortly before Christmas 1999.
Below left - one of Donato Coco's design sketches for the Xsara monospace - this dates from 1996.
Below right - the Xanae concept car which led to the Picasso.