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Citroën makes the electric My Ami Buggy a reality in the form of a limited series

Last December, the French firm Citroën presented a concept vehicle called Citroën My Ami Buggy Concept, which was initially conceived as a mere design exercise. That model was so successful and attracted so much attention that Citroën has decided to launch a limited edition of this small urban vehicle.

The Citroën My Ami Buggy takes inspiration from that conceptual vehicle, which, in turn, also drank elements initially presented in the veteran Citroën Mehari and Citroën 2CV. The small access doors to the passenger compartment that the prototype presented here have been directly replaced by two bars that cross the gap, leaving access practically free of obstacles. The roof of the car is made of waterproof fabric and is treated against the incidence of UV rays. This can be rolled up in the back of the vehicle or directly removed and stored inside. Its anchors are small snaps.

Aesthetically, the Citroën Ami Buggy differs significantly from the conventional production model.
Aesthetically, the Citroën Ami Buggy differs significantly from the conventional production model.

In addition to these details already mentioned, the Citroën My Ami Buggy has other external appendages that will make it stand out from the “normal” marketing model. Its bodywork is decorated in a khaki color with a matte finish.. In addition, several yellow elements have been inserted that match other points in the interior. To finish the exterior section, the electric vehicle It has 14-inch forged wheels and decorated in gold. with black hubs, something specific to this limited edition.

The same thing happens inside the Citroën Ami Buggy as on the outside, as specific distinctive details can be found, as well as the decoration in a yellow tone for certain elements, which match the color found in various areas of the bodywork. . The seats, meanwhile, are upholstered in what Citroën calls “technical fabric” and are decorated in black with the seams again in yellow. The double mat also features the same color tone as your seats.

Your waterproof fabric roof will be one of the most distinctive elements.
Your waterproof fabric roof will be one of the most distinctive elements.

As a main distinctive element, a plate has been inserted on the dashboard in which you can read “My Ami Buggy Ultra Special Limited Edition”. This will be placed on the passenger side and will present a number from 1 to 50 of the unit in question. Citroën has not specified other specific details of the passenger compartment such as what will be the mechanism by which its rudimentary “doors” can be opened.

The French firm has not confirmed a modification of the specifications already known in the standard production Citroën Ami, so it can be taken for granted that these will not be harmed by the cosmetic changes made to the Ami Buggy. In such a case, the electric vehicle You can travel up to 75 kilometers thanks to its small 5.5 kWh capacity battery. Its single 8 hp electric motor will take the Ami Buggy to a top speed of 45 km/h.

It can also be distinguished by its multiple yellow details and by the plate inserted in the dashboard.
It can also be distinguished by its multiple yellow details and by the plate inserted in the dashboard.

The Citroën Ami Buggy will hit the market in the coming days, as the model’s order book will open next June 21 and can be booked through the official website itself. As we have already mentioned, its production will be limited to only 50 units and its marketing will be carried out exclusively for France for a starting price of 9,790 euros.

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