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CITROEN Xsara Picasso Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 2
First production year: 1999
Engines: Gasoline, Diesel
Body style: Van
 

2004 - 2012

The egg-shaped Xsara Picasso came on the market in 1999 to answer Renault's Megane Scenic, and it was refreshed in 2004. Before the new, Euro4 emission control system was introduced in 2005, most carmakers developed engines that could fit into the new requirements and started installing them on their vehicles. Citroen improved the Xsara Picasso through a mid-life cycle refresh in 2004 th...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 1.6L 5MT (110 HP)

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 1.6L 5MT (95 HP)

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 1.8L 5MT (116 HP)

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 2.0L 4AT (136 HP)

diesel engines:

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 1.6L HDi 5MT (110 HP)

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 2.0L HDi 5MT (90 HP)

1999 - 2004

The Xsara Picasso was an MPV developed by Citroen for the compact-segment. It was built for a family and it was spacious and comfortable. But it came too late for the party. Megane Scenic was already there. Citroen understood its mistake when it didn't make the Espace MPV in the '80s. It had the project in its hands from the initial developer, the Matra company who made the project ...

full description and technical specifications
gasoline engines:

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 1.6L 5MT (95 HP)

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 1.8L 5MT (116 HP)

  CITROEN Xsara Picasso 2.0L 4AT (136 HP)