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Are Peugeot Expert and Citroen Dispatch the same?


Are Peugeot Expert and Citroen Dispatch the same?

The new Peugeot Expert, above, Citroen Dispatch and Toyota Proace share a little secret . . . they’re the SAME van. They’re built at the same factory in France and use the same Peugeot engines. The Expert was a designed by a Brit too.

What vans are the same as Peugeot Expert?

The main rivals for the Peugeot Expert, as well as its Vivaro, Dispatch and Proace siblings, are the Renault Trafic and its offshoots, the Fiat Talento and Nissan NV300, although these all have larger carrying capacities and are more van-like to drive.

Is the Peugeot Expert any good?

It’s good and thorough, and scores better than some of the passenger cars out there. While you can choose a 5.3-metre long expert (which also comes with a more powerful engine option), we’ve got the standard 4.95-metre option.

Is a Citroen Dispatch a good van?

The mid-size Citroen Dispatch is a great van to drive, but cargo space isn’t the biggest in the class. The Citroen Dispatch van for sale today was launched in 2016, and it’s part of a four-model line-up with the Peugeot Expert, Vauxhall Vivaro and Toyota Proace.

How wide is a Citroen Dispatch?

Van dimensions

Body style Height Width
SWB low roof crew van L1H1 1,942mm 1,895mm
LWB low roof van L2H1 1,942mm 1,895mm
LWB low roof crew van L2H1 1,942mm 1,895mm
LWB high roof L2H2 2,276mm 1,895mm

What engine is in the Peugeot Expert?

The new PEUGEOT Expert features BlueHDi engines ranging from 95 to 180 hp, plus the new EAT6 automatic gearbox.

Is Toyota Proace same as Peugeot?

The Toyota Proace is based on the Citroën Dispatch, Peugeot Expert and Vauxhall Vivaro, and has been since 2013 when the Proace name first appeared.

What engine is in a Peugeot Expert?

Can you get a sheet of ply in a Citroen Dispatch?

The post-2016 Dispatch comes in three lengths and can carry a payload of up to 6.6 cubic metres, or 1,371kg, in a load bay up to 4.03m long and 1.26m wide. That’s room for three Euro pallets, or some 8×4 plywood sheets. The Dispatch can also tow a braked trailer weighing up to 2,500kg.

How many miles will a Citroen Dispatch do?

Most will have mileages approaching, or passed, the 200,000 mile mark, but if it’s been correctly maintained then don’t rule these out as useful, inexpensive workhorses.

How much weight can you put in a Citroen Dispatch?

Efficient, practical and ergonomic, it has a latest generation modular platform. Offering a load capacity of up to 1,400 kg, 6.6 m³ of loading volume and pulling up to 2.5 tonnes of trailer, the Dispatch is a heavyweight.

What kind of Van does Citroen dispatch have?

The van’s designers have eschewed such frippery and have gone instead for a chunky affair that houses the instruments in a more conventional way, while managing to look rather chic too. That’s Pininfarina’s influence for you.

Is the Toyota ProAce rebadged as a Citroen dispatch?

This van will also be rebadged as the Toyota Proace, while the deal with Fiat to rebadge the present van as the Scudo will cease. Fiat will instead take the Renault Trafic and rebadge it as the Talento.

Where does Peugeot Expert and Citroen jumpy come from?

Since 2017, both Citroën Jumpy and Peugeot Expert are assembled as CKD in Montevideo, Uruguay. As of October 2019, Nordex S.A. has produced 13,000 units, with most of them being exported to Brazil and Argentina. In March 2018, PSA started the production of the Peugeot Expert and Citroen Jumpy in its Russian plant, in Kaluga.

Where does Citroen Dispatch and scudo come from?

The new vans – Dispatch, Expert and Scudo respectively – roll off the Sevel Nord factory lines in Valenciennes in northern France and are the result of a co-operation between the three firms that dates back to 1978.