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An Everyday Journey Through Motoring History, Facts & Trivia

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On This Day

Tuesday 16th September 2003

17 years ago

The City Rover entered into production. It was a rebadged Tata Indica made in Pune, India. The CityRover was offered with only one engine: a Peugeot derived 1,405 cc (1.4 L) 4-cylinder, 8 valve engine producing 85 bhp and could accelerate to 60 mph in 11.9 seconds and had a top speed of 100 mph (160.9 km/h). Alterations for the British market included new bumpers, Rover badge grille, 14" wheels and new suspension settings.

City Rover - 2003

City Rover - 2003