The production of the 'ID/DS':

production ID/DS abouts 1960
Production 'Quai de Javel' about 1960
Between 1955 and 1975 most 'DS/ID' were built in the CitroŽn factory at the 'Quai de Javel' in Paris. This was the factory where CitroŽn started from the beginning. This factory now no longer exists.

The official number of cars built in Paris is 1.330.755.
The rest of the 124.991 cars were built in the CitroŽn factories in Belgium (Voorst/FŰret 1955-1969 - 97.776 cars), England (Slough 1956-1966, 8.667 cars), South-Africa (Natalspruit and later Port Elizabeth), Australia (West Heidelberg), Portugal, Mexico and former Yugoslavia.
Probably also in China, Indonesia and Rhodesia (Zimbabwe).
Production in Voorst - Belgium
Production in 'Voorst in Belgium about 1960
Last DS in 1975
Last DS 23 I.E. on April 24, 1975
On April 24, 1975 after nearly 20 years and 1.455.746 cars the production of the CitroŽn 'ID/DS' is stopped.

The last car produced in Paris is a DS 23 Pallas I.E..
In 1975, the 'ID/DS' is succeeded by the new 'CitroŽn CX'. CitroŽn CX
CitroŽn CX - 1975
The last 'DS', a Convertible is finished at the beginning of 1978, nearly three years after the end of the production of the Berline.


Production numbers France - Paris
total DS ID Break Cabriolet
1955 62 62 - - -
1956 9.868 9.868 - - -
1957 26.528 20.873 5.655 - -
1958 49.103 20.419 28.684 - -
1959 58.804 13.853 44.131 820 -
1960 73.601 15.932 51.469 6.196 4
1961 69.517 23.697 41.059 4.599 162
1962 74.824 28.241 41.215 5.156 212
1963 82.503 35.836 40.400 6.022 245
1964 77.083 31.630 39.294 5.975 184
1965 80.250 35.563 38.571 5.986 130
1966 66.569 37.574 21.955 6.904 136
1967 93.407 39.646 46.359 7.311 91
1968 89.212 27.730 54.840 6.547 95
1969 63.891 26.932 30.260 6.652 47
1970 102.218 34.088 61.707 6.383 40
1971 83.208 26.061 50.969 6.159 19
1972 92.226 33.628 52.358 6.240 -
1973 96.995 23.338 66.850 6.807 -
1974 40.039 8.374 25.578 6.087 -
1975 847 379 393 75 -
total 1.330.755 493.724 741.747 939.19 1.365
These are the most reliable numbers. From 1972 the numbers of DS20 are added to the ID.

Production numbers England - Slough
total DS ID Safari
1956 266 266 - -
1957 995 995 - -
1958 590 127 463 -
1959 990 183 807 -
1960 2.154 447 1.686 21
1961 718 333 238 147
1962 459 165 179 115
1963 1.163 482 449 232
1964 797 474 135 188
1965 338 100 168 70
1966 197 148 20 29
total 8.667 3.720 4.145 802


Production Belgium - Fôret
total
1956 418
1957 786
1958 2.901
1959 5.796
1960 7.451
1961 6.926
1962 7.622
1963 8.376
1964 7.887
1965 8.100
1966 15.786
1967 8.176
1968 7.372
1969 10.168
total 97.765
These are the official numbers.
The specific numbers per model are not available.

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