Changan PSA Automobiles Co., Ltd. (CAPSA) established in November 2011, and the parent companies are Chongqing Changan Automobile (CQCA) and PSA Peugeot Citroen Group (PSA). Covering an area of 1.3 million square meters, CAPSA Shenzhen base is composed of two vehicle plants and one engine plant. The newly built R&D Center put into operation at the end of 2014, works together with the R&D centers of PSA and CQCA worldwide to share the technology and design resources.
CAPSA realizes mass production in September of 2013, which is designed to achieve the annual production capacity of 200,000 vehicles and engines. CAPSA initially introduces the premium car brand DS, to offer original concept, refinements and technology for well beings to Chinese customer.