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1955 DS19 Berline 1 - 63
Introduced at the 1955 Paris Salon, the DS19 was an unquestionable sensation.  Citroen received 80,000 orders for the DS19 by the end of the show.
1956 DS19 Berline Hydraulic Shift 63 - 5889
 
1957 DS19 Berline 5890 - 25476
Introduction of the less-expensive ID19. The ID shared the DS's body but was more traditional mechanically: it had no power steering and had conventional transmission and clutch instead of the DS's hydraulically controlled set-up.
ID19 Normale, Luxe, Confort 200001 - 203082
1958 DS19 Berline 25477 - 47499

 

 

 

 

 

 
ID19 Berline 203083 - 228890
ID19 Normale  730001 - 730223
1959 DS19 Berline 47500 - 62587

 

 

 

 
ID19 Berline 228891 - 230000
1960 DS19 Berline, Prestige

62588 - 64000
4000001 - 4011050 4013001 - 4014058

The D wagon - ID19 Break and its variants were introduced in September 1959 for the 1960 model year.
ID19 Berline 3002731 - 3111999
ID19 Normale 730224 - 730299
ID19 Break 3300001 - 3304431
ID19 Familiale 3380001 - 3380346
ID19 Commerciale, Ambulance 3340001 - 3340959
1961 DS19 Berline, Prestige

4014184 - 4025194 4205001 - 4215702

The new higher-compression (8.5 to 1) 83cv engine is introduced with chassis no. 4.205.001

First year for the Chapron built Cabriolet models.

DS19 Cabriolet 4200001 - 4200201
ID19 Berline 3112000 - 3157754
ID19 Break 3304432 - 3305959 3400001 - 3401454
ID19 Familiale 3380347 - 3380851 3480001 - 3480385
ID19 Commerciale, Ambulance 3340960 - 3341335 3440001 - 3440366
1962 DS19 Berline, Prestige 4215703 - 4242537
First major facelift for the D model - including new bumper, air intakes, radiator and undershield.  The more aerodynamic DS19 is now capable of speeds in excess of 100 mph.
DS19 Cabriolet 4200290 - 4200466
ID19 Berline 3200001 - 3241403
ID19 Normale 3280602 - 3280652
ID19 Break 3401455 - 3404868
ID19 Familiale 3480386 - 3481215
ID19 Commerciale, Ambulance 3440367 - 3440973
1963 DS19 Berline 4244001 - 4244800 4244901 - 4247000 4247101 - 4251000 4251201 - 4271373 4400101 - 4405714
 
DS19 Cabriolet 4247001 - 4247100 4251001 - 4251068 4400021 - 4400053
ID19 Berline 3242001 - 3256000 3257001 - 3279999 3282001 - 3285956
ID19 Cabriolet 3281501 - 3281541
ID19 Break 3406501 - 3409188 3501001 - 3503184
ID19 Familiale 3481216 - 3481374 3481453 - 3481477 3481501 - 3481539 3500001 - 3500439
ID19 Commerciale 3440974 - 3441102
1964 DS19 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4272302 - 4291669
First year of the luxurious top-of-the-line Pallas model.
DS19 Berline Manual Shift 4407201 - 4423244
ID19 Berline 3287001 - 3299999 3605001 - 3629166
ID19 Cabriolet 3281601 - 3281608
ID19 Chapron Cabriolet No. 3281501
ID19 Break, Commerciale, Ambulance 3506001 - 3511279
ID19 Familiale 3504001 - 3504985
1965 DS19 Berline, Pallas Hydraulic Shift 4292030 - 4293999 4294200 - 4309913
The new 2175cc & 1985cc, 5-main bearing engines and new transmissions are introduced in September 1965. Five-stud 15-inch wheels also replace the 400mm wheels.
DS19M Berline Manual Shift 4424030 - 4425691 4426100 - 4436817
DS19 Cabriolet Hydraulic Shift 4294010 - 4294013 4294030 - 4294092
DS19M Cabriolet Manual Shift 4426010 - 4426017 4426020 - 4426061
DS19 Chapron Cabriolet No. 4292000 4294001 - 4294009 4424000 - 4424001 4426001 - 4426004
ID19 Berline 3630000 - 3672239
ID19 Cabriolet 3281620 - 3281629
ID19 Chapron Cabriolet No. 3281610
ID19 Break, Commerciale, Ambulance 3513001 - 3517994
ID19 Familiale 3511500 - 3518464
1966 DS19A Berline Hydraulic Shift 4311001 - 4315341
 
DS21 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4350200 - 4374711
DS21 Cabriolet Hydraulic Shift 4350030 - 4350143
DS19MA Berline Manual Shift 4438001 - 4441751
DS21M Berline Manual Shift 4460100 - 4471616
DS21M Cabriolet Manual Shift 4460020 - 4460075
DS21 Chapron Cabriolet 4350001 - 4350026 4460001 - 4460006
ID21 Familiale 3550001 - 3550430
ID21 Break, Commercial, Ambulance 3551000 - 3553795
ID19 Berline 3675001 - 3709947
ID19 Break 3519001 - 2519007
ID19 Familiale 3530001 - 3530456 3534500 - 3534643
D19 Break, Commerciale, Ambulance 3530500 - 3530580 3531000 - 3534011
1967 DS19A Berline Hydraulic Shift 4316000 - 4321976
All models get mineral oil for their hydraulic system – this excluded any cars built for North America which was awaiting DOT (Department of Transportation) approval to use the mineral-based LHM fluid in the braking system. Because of the fluid's color, this new system is referred to as the green system and the older vegetable-based LHS system is commonly referred to as the red system.
DS21 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4376200 - 4395446
DS21 Cabriolet Hydraulic Shift 4376050 - 4376127
DS19MA Berline Manual Shift 4442000 - 4445527
DS21M Berline Manual Shift 4473100 - 4480621
DS21M Cabriolet Manual Shift 4473020 - 4473062
DS21 Chapron Cabriolet 4376000 - 4376020 4473000 - 4473003
ID21 Familiale 3554000 - 3554390
ID21 Break, Commerciale, Ambulance 3554500 - 3556811
ID19 Berline 3710001 - 3752472
ID19 Familiale 3535000 - 3535815
ID19 Break, Commerciale, Ambulance 3536000 - 3539968
1968 DS19 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4323001 - 4329873
All models get glass-covered dual-headlight fenders. Also, standard on all DS models and an option on all other cars, the inner headlights, connected by an ingenious albeit simple mechanism of rods and cables to the steering, would pivot and allow the car’s driver to see around a corner.  USA-bound cars were again stymied by the DOT and instead received a less attractive coverless sealed-beam lighting system mounted in painted aluminum housings.
DS19 Berline Manual Shift 4446001 - 4449506
DS21 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4600000 - 4620761
DS21 Berline Manual Shift 4482000 - 4489890
ID21 Familiale Hydraulic Shift 3575001 - 3575052
ID21 Familiale Manual Shift 3558001 - 3558147 3559601 - 3559781
ID21 Break, Commerciale, Ambulance 3558500 - 3559420 3560050 - 3561484
ID21 Break Hydraulic Shift 3575000 - 3575336
ID19 MA Berline 3521200 - 3523322
ID19 B Berline 3757001 - 3794454
ID19 Familiale 3541000 - 3541303 3543400 - 3543833
ID19 Familiale Hydraulic Shift 3980001 - 3980007
ID19 Break, Commerciale, Ambulance 3542000 - 3543145 3544300 - 3546697
ID19 Break Hydraulic Shift 3980300 - 3980357
1969 DS19 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4330000 - 4330466
Power boosts for most engines, new dashboard with squared-off buttons (replacing the round buttons of earlier years), a large turning wheel now controls seat reclining.  In mid-1969, the DOT finally approves the LHM fluid and all USA models are now sold with green hydraulics.
DS19 Berline Manual Shift 4449700 - 4450029
DS20 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4332001 - 4340716
DS20 Berline Manual Shift 4451001 - 4454602
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet Hydraulic Shift 4621000 - 4622708 4627002 - 4639630
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet Manual Shift 4490001 - 4490719 4493001 - 4496876
ID19 Berline 3794600 - 3797873 3802002 - 3818896 
ID21 Break Manual Shift 3561600 - 3561645 3563001 - 3564714 3575400 - 3575443
ID21 Break Hydraulic Shift 3575350 - 3575352 3576001 - 3576514
1970 ID20 Break Manual Shift 3990000 - 3994422
The ID19 is replaced by the D Spècial, and the ID20 is replaced by the D Super. All cars get a new dashboard with three round dials including a rev counter. The newest family member is the DS21 EFI – the first French produced car to offer electronic fuel injection. 2175cc, 125 DIN hp, top speed: 188 km/h.

Worldwide production of the D model peaks this year at 103,633.

DS20 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4341301 - 4348018
DS20 Berline Manual Shift 4454700 on
ID20 Break Hydraulic Shift 3980000 - 3981162
ID21 Break Manual Shift 3565000 - 3567292
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet Hydraulic Shift 4640501 - 4647849
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet Manual Shift 4497501 - 4501356 
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet EFI Hydraulic Shift 00FA003 - 01F13636
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet EFI Manual Shift 00FB003 - 00FB3832
D Special 3900000 - 3929133
D Super 3837000 - 3865268
1971 ID20 Break Manual Shift 3995001 - 3999400
Last year for the DS cabriolet. A 5-speed gearbox is introduced and is standard on the DS21 but optional on other cars.  Interestingly, the USA market, which continues to import the D model until 1972, is never offered the 5-speed gearbox – not even as an option.
DS20 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4700001 - 4705833
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet Hydraulic Shift 4648501 - 4653749
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet Manual Shift 4505001 - 4509438
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet EFI Hydraulic Shift 00FA4001 - 02FA1884
DS21 Berline & Cabriolet EFI Manual Shift 00FB6001 - 01FB1554
ID21 Break Manual Shift 3567801 - 3570316
D Special 3932001 - 3955833
D Super 3872001 - 8004238
1972 ID20 Break Manual Shift (Break 20) 8100001 - 8403378
The swiveling self-leveling headlights are now standard on all but the D Super models (which offer it as an option). Extruded push-button door handles are replaced with recessed lift handles.  Minor upgrades included a foam steering wheel and standard air horns.  Major new options include air conditioning with front bumper air intakes and a fully automatic Borg Warner gearbox.
DS20 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4707501 - 4714135
ID21 Break Manual Shift (Break 21) 3571001 - 3573443 3577401 - 3577780
DS21 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4658011 - 4663585
DS21 Berline Manual Shift 4510501 - 4514926
DS21 Berline EFI Hydraulic Shift 02FA5022 - 03FA3163
DS21 Berline EFI Manual Shift 01FB3001 - 01FB7818
D Special 00FC0002 - 02FC3482
D Super 00FD0003 - 03FD2274
1973 ID20 Break Manual Shift (Break 20) 8404001 - 8407841
A new DS, the D Super 5 with the 2175cc 106 DIN hp engine from the DS21 and a 5-speed gearbox - but with lower trim level than the DS21. The DS21 is replaced by the DS23 – which is sold in both carbureted and electronic injection versions and three gearbox possibilities: Citromatic, 5-speed manual or Borg Warner full automatic.
DS20 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4714501 - 4721059
DS23 Berline Carb 00FE0001 - 00FE9638
DS23 Berline Injection 00FG0001 - 00FG4921
DS23 Break 00FF0001 - 00FF2847
D Super 5 4516001 - 4543464
D Super & D Special 04FD0001 - 07FD0578
1974 ID20 Break Manual Shift (Break 20) 8408001 - 8411610
 
DS20 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4721501 - 4727710
DS23 Berline Carb 01FE0001 - 01FE6446
DS23 Berline Injection 01FG5001 - 02FG4095
DS23 Break (Break 23) 00FF3001 - 00FF5371
D Super 5 4543501 - 4560973
D Super & D Special 07FD1001 - 09FD8907
1975 ID20 Break Manual Shift (Break 20) 8413501 on
September 1975, all production is stopped except for the Ambulance 20 which ceases in January 1976.  Total worldwide production of the DS & ID: 1,455,746
DS20 Berline Hydraulic Shift 4728201 on
DS23 Berline Carb 01FE8501 on
DS23 Berline Injection 01FG5001 on
DS23 Break (Break 23) 00FF7501 on
D Super 5 4565001 on
D Super & D Special 10FD5001 on

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