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2014 Peugeot 108

Category: Peugeot | Author: | Date: February 14th, 2014

The new french town-car will be exposed in international premiere at Geneva Auto Show. Peugeot 108 is supposed to become the smallest and lightly model from his segment, weighting about 840 kg. The model would be in three doors, and also five doors, and for an extra cost you can choose retractable rooftop.

The new Peugeot 108 has 3.47 m length and 1.62 width. Also the one interested in cabrio version, french let us know that the rooftop has 76 cm length and 80 cm width. Under its hood, we can choose between two engines in three cylinders. First of these, is the 1.0 L e-VTI capable of 68 hp. The second is a 1.2 L PureTech VTI capable of 82 hp. First version engine can be equipped with a start-stop system and an automatic gearbox.

2014 Peugeot 108

2014 Peugeot 108

According to chosen equipment, the new Peugeot 108 will have 14 or 15 inch alloy wheels, and the base version will get the ramp on assistance system. Also the base version of peugeot 108, will have Emergency Collision Braking System and Electronic Brake Force Distribution.

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Peugeot 208 FE Hybrid

Category: Peugeot | Author: | Date: October 7th, 2013

Peugeot 208 Hybrid FE concept claim: 141mpg, 49g/km CO2 emissions, 0-62mph in 8.0 seconds, so a quite fast car thaw has a 1.2-litre petrol engine that powers the concept.

There are no door mirrors or handles, job done away with – a rear-view camera defeats the reduced visibility problem. It runs on 19 inch wheels with carbon inserts. The Hybrid FE is light, it is using lightweight body panels and it has polycarbonate glazing.

The drivetrain is a combination of a petrol engine, a electric motor and a manual transmission. The three-cylinder 1.2-litre petrol engine it turns out 68bhp. The electric motor attached to the batteries is extremely light, 7kg, it generates the power to the car and it provides the reverse function, with the six-speed manual only providing the six forward-moving gears. The 20 kgs batteries are mounted under the rear bench alongside the 25-litre fuel tank.

Peugeot reveals new 2008 Concept

Category: Peugeot | Author: | Date: September 28th, 2012

Peugeot unveils yet another concept model at this year’s edition of the Paris Motor Show.

We talk about the 2008 Concept, a crossover prototype which is already being tested as a production model and, most likely, will enter the market in the coming years.

Peugeot 2008 Concept

Peugeot 2008 Concept

The French car maker focused on fuel economy and opted for a 1.2-liter three-cylinder petrol unit delivering 110 horsepower.
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Peugeot Onyx Concept to be seen at the Paris Motor Show

Category: Peugeot | Author: | Date: September 11th, 2012

Peugeot released information and photos on the Onyx concept, a prototype teased in the last few days by the French car maker.

The new Onyx concept benefits from a glass roof and a black and bronze finish. A new set of futuristic alloy wheels is also part of the exterior look.

Peugeot Onyx Concept

Peugeot Onyx Concept

Under the bonnet sits a 1.6-liter gasoline engine able to produce 250 horsepower but also an electric motor which increases the total output of 400 horsepower.
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New Peugeot 301 Sedan unveiled

Category: Peugeot | Author: | Date: May 24th, 2012

The Peugeot 301 is an entry-level sedan scheduled to debut later this year at the Paris Auto Show, an event which starts in September.

The new sedan measures 4,440mm long and sports a modern appearance even though the company says that it is orientated more to the emerging markets.

2012 Peugeot 301

2012 Peugeot 301

The new Peugeot 301 will be built in Spain, first units following to be delivered somewhere in November to Europe, Africa and Asia. Under the bonnet we find a 1.2-liter VTi engine offering 70 horsepower.
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Peugeot 508 RXH priced from £33,695 in the UK

Category: Peugeot | Author: | Date: March 16th, 2012

The French people from Peugeot released official pricing for the 508 RXH Crossover and 508 Hybrid4 Sedan in the United Kingdom.

The 508 RXH starts from £33,695 while the sedan version is slightly cheaper at £31,450, both models being available for order with deliveries scheduled to begin in May.

Peugeot 508 RXH Crossover

Peugeot 508 RXH Crossover

Both models benefit from a hybrid powertrain which includes an electric motor and a 2.0-liter HDi diesel for a total of 200 horsepower.

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