CITROËN UK INVITES MEDIA TO ATTEND POWER MAXED MOTOFEST COVENTRY 2019: NOT FOR PUBLICATION

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Tue, 21/05/2019 - 15:45
  • Power Maxed MotoFest Coventry 2019 takes place Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 June.
  • Citroën UK will showcase a range of cars from its current line-up on a dedicated stand, as well as four iconic models amongst Coventry Cathedral ruins.
  • On Sunday 2 June, the Citroën Car Club will lead a mass convoy of up to 1000 old and new Citroën vehicles through the city, arriving at MotoFest Coventry.
  • Citroën UK Managing Director, Karl Howkins and New Citroën C5 Aircross Brand Ambassador, Austin Healey, will be in attendance.


Citroën UK, and the organisers of Power Maxed MotoFest Coventry 2019, would like to invite all UK media to attend one of the biggest events in the motoring calendar. The French marque is celebrating its centenary across the two days of the festival with a stand highlighting its ‘Origins’ Collector’s Editions.

On Sunday 2 June, a mass convoy of iconic old and stylish modern Citroëns, organised by the Citroën Car Club, will parade through the city of Coventry before making a show-stopping entrance at MotoFest. Karl Howkins, Citroën UK’s Managing Director, and New C5 Aircross SUV Brand Ambassador, Austin Healey, will also be attending on 2 June. Karl and Austin will both be available for interviews.

MotoFest Coventry is an annual automotive festival based in the heart of the Midlands. A non-stop two days of family fun, it celebrates the very best cars and the vibrant culture of the UK’s Motor City. It also features a unique blend of competitive motor sports, including official championship rounds of various race series, motor sport demonstrations, static displays, live music and entertainment. For more details, please go to www.coventrymotofest.com

If you would like to attend, please email Emma Gaffney at emma.gaffney@citroen.com to request press accreditation, which provides pit lane and trackside access throughout the weekend.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

JOHN HANDCOCK, HEAD OF COMMUNICATIONS

07810 180249

john.handcock@citroen.com

SIMON BROOME, PR MANAGER

07827 840 050

simon.broome@citroen.com

EMMA GAFFNEY, MEDIA RELATIONS EXECUTIVE

07747 898130

emma.gaffney@citroen.com

CRAIG MORROW, PRESS FLEET OFFICER

07747 764745

craig.morrow@mpsa.com

JEREMY TOWNSEND, COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

07827 896480

jeremy.townsend@mpsa.com


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The Citroën Brand

At the heart of the automotive market, Citroën has asserted itself since 1919 as a popular brand in the true sense of the word, making people and their lifestyles its first source of inspiration. A spirit underlined by its ‘Inspired by You’ signature and embodied by cars combining unique design and benchmark comfort. Within the sector of mainstream brands, Citroën also stands out with a unique customer experience (Citroën Advisor, ‘La Maison Citroën’, etc.). In 2018, the Brand sold 1.05 million vehicles in over 80 countries.

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