1974 Citroen SM 5 speed manual 2.7 litre V6 170 bhp carburettor engine. Beautiful Cream coachwork almost unmarked with unmarked tan leather trim & oatmeal carpets. Blaupunkt radio, stainless steel exhaust. Electric windows & PAS, original rear spats & handbook.
Original UK market car with 64,000 miles and 4 previous owners. Owned since 1990 by the late David Chaulkin - the SM aficionado. The Citroen Car Club have established that the car was built in January 1974 and that the original injection engine has at some point been changed to a carburettor type.
This car has just had a re-ground crank shaft, mains and big end bearings; still needs running in.
Chassis Number OOSC 3478.
Recently fitted with Mich. YWX 250/70 tyres.
New MOT supplied with sale.
At the time this was the fastest front wheel drive production car, with a top speed of 140 mph!
SMs are really starting to be appreciated for what they are and values are increasing rapidly.
Body in an exceptional clean condition, no rust, nice paint, correct panel fittings and sublime at the underside. Mechanically very good and therefore in a great working and driving .....
1973 CITROEN SM injection
- A Genteel GT
- Designed from scratch by Maserati chief engineering Giulio Altieri
- The SM was an expensive car, in the realm of the BMW 3.0 CS, Mercedes 350SLC, Porsche .....
Designed in-house by Citroën's chief designer Robert Opron, the SM bears a vague family resemblance to both the Citroen DS and the Maserati Mistral.
It was a high-performance Coupé produced between 1970 .....