Testing over! Meet the last Peugeot Dakar Rally car

Heavier and wider – Peugeot’s 3008DKR Maxi. 2018 will be last Dakar for French automaker Four teams – same crews as back in 2017 MARRAKECH, Morocco – Team Peugeot Total has completed its seventh and final test session for the brand’s 2018 Dakar Rally so is, the automaker says, “ready and eager to tackle 2018’s South…

Dial and deal: Peugeot fits auto showroom into a phone box

Red phone box now a Peugeot ‘call centre’ ‘Order Online’ proves you can buy er, well, anywhere No sales staff, customer is in complete control LONDON, England – Automaker Peugeot now has the smallest car dealership in the world… about a metre square but on prime land in the middle of England’s capital city. It’s…

New-generation Peugeot 3008 SUV goes all high-tech

Most advanced vehicle yet offered by Peugeot Fifth Peugeot to win Car of Year but first SUV to win 3008 SUV first to have latest of Peugeot i-Cockpit MORE INTERIOR space despite compact shell dimensions, class-leading technology and crash protection, lighter, more agile and more fuel-frugal than the previous model – just some of the…

Sainz takes new Dakar Peugeot 3008DKR to the Maxi

Peugeot 3008DKR Maxi set sights on Dakar Suspension to deliver more stability and performance Debut in July 2017 the Silk Way Rally PARIS, France – Peugeot Sport has revealed its successor to the Peugeot 3008DKR that conquered the 2017 Dakar Rally, just as it did the previous year. It’s the successor to the Peugeot 3008DKR,…

2017 Peugeot 308: New tech, new ‘boxes, cleaner exhausts

Peugeot 308, 308 SW and 308 GTi by year-end Sport units get new infotainment/safety tech New powertrains boost performance, efficiency The next version of Peugeot’s 308 range, due in the last quarter of 2017, is claiming to be the most connected and safest yet with a range of technology and styling enhancements. The focus in…

Peugeot 2008: Four years on arrives best yet

Four models – petrol and diesel – three specs Auto or manual – but still no all-wheel drive ‘Grip control’ for ‘mild all-terrain’ ride JOHANNSBURG, Gauteng – Peugeot launched its 2008 compact crossover back in 2013 to meet, the automaker says, “a growing demand for smaller, more versatile and agile, vehicles with broader abilities”. A…

Geneva Coty for Peugeot’s new 3008 SUV

Win for style, design, performance 3008 SUV means new experiences ‘It has seamless cellphone connectivity’ GENEVA, Switzerland – The 2017 Peugeot 3008 has been named 2017 Car of the Year by a panel of 58 European journalists with praise for its “style, interior design and performance”. This trophy joins the 20 prizes already won by…

Peugeot Citroen to take over Opel/Vauxhall

Establishes PSA Group as No.2 in Europe Joint venture to support brands’ development €2.2-billion transaction ‘unlocks shareholder value’ DETROIT, Michigan / PARIS, France – General Motors and PSA Group have today (March 6 2917) announced an agreement under which GM’s Opel/Vauxhall subsidiary and GM Financial’s European operations will join the PSA Group in a transaction…