The history of the Group

The key dates in the history of the PSA Group, from its origins to the present day.

From the production of one of the first petrol cars in the 19th century to the invention of the technologies required for the advent of the intelligent, connected and autonomous car of the future, the history of the PSA group is marked by a dynamic industrial heritage stretching back over 200 years. With the Group ushering in a new phase in its story, marked by a deep-seated customer-driven transformation, read about the key dates in the history of the PSA group.


  • 1976

    Citroën S.A. and Peugeot S.A. merge to form the PSA Peugeot Citroën group.

  • 2016

    PSA Peugeot Citroën becomes the PSA Group, a symbol of the Group's transformation.