Peugeot


This French automaker produces mostly small city cars for large European cities. Peugot is the second largest car maker based in Europe.


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Peugeot 208 Interactive Commercial Sets Itself Apart

Peugeot is taking automotive advertising to the next level with its latest spot for the 208 hatchback. The ad is over seven minutes long and features sex, nudity, strip clubs, bicycle chase scenes, explosions and so much more. If that already hasn’t piqued your interest, this will: the commercial is interactive and can take different twists and…

Peugeot-GM Alliance will Spawn New Vehicles

Peugeot-GM Alliance will Spawn New Vehicles

Last month General Motors and Peugeot finalized an alliance that will see the two companies share research, vehicle platforms and production. Now the alliance will help bring some new vehicles to the market as well. The two companies will begin by sharing large vehicles, transmissions and a small car for emerging markets. A new plan…

BMW Could Partner With GM For Future Technologies

BMW Could Partner With GM For Future Technologies

German car firm BMW is well known for its technological innovations, and the company won’t be caught resting on its laurels. In pursuit of future technologies, BMW is looking to partner up with General Motors to develop fuel-cell technology, and may even further extend their hand to PSA Peugeot Citroen to co-develop gasoline engines. According…

General Motors and PSA Peugeot Citroën Sign Partnership

General Motors and PSA Peugeot Citroën Sign Partnership

General Motors and PSA Peugeot Citroën inked a deal yesterday that will see the companies partnering to further their interests in Europe. “This partnership brings tremendous opportunity for our two companies,” said Dan Akerson, GM chairman and CEO. “The alliance synergies, in addition to our independent plans, position GM for long-term sustainable profitability in Europe.” The…

General Motors to Buy 7-Percent of Peugeot

General Motors to Buy 7-Percent of Peugeot

As part of a development alliance, it appears that French automaker PSA Peugeot Citroen will be selling 7-percent of its company to General Motors this week. If the deal is to go through, it will include a standstill agreement in which GM would not be able to take a greater holding of Peugeot without permission….

GM, Peugeot-Citroen in Talks for Possible Alliance

GM, Peugeot-Citroen in Talks for Possible Alliance

The venture will also give Peugeot improved access to overseas markets such as China and South America; it could possibly even witness a return of the brand to the US for the first time since 1992.

Peugeot GTi Concept Headlines Geneva Motor Show Lineup

Peugeot GTi Concept Headlines Geneva Motor Show Lineup

Peugeot will be bringing a pair of 208 concepts to the upcoming 2012 Geneva Motor Show, with the GTi Concept marking the return of an icon for the French automaker. The GTi Concept pays tribute to the legendary 205 GTi, featuring double-chromed exhaust tips, lower aerodynamic spoilers, lower side skirt extensions, and brushed aluminum GTi…

Suzuki XAα Concept Unveiled at New Delhi Auto Expo

Suzuki XAα Concept Unveiled at New Delhi Auto Expo

Maruti Suzuki, India’s largest auto company, is set to unveil the new XAα concept car at the 2012 New Delhi Auto Expo. While earlier reports suggested that the new concept will eventually replace Maruti Suzuki’s highly successful Jimny SUV, Maruti Suzuki managing director and CEO Shinzo Nakanishi explained that, “the Concept XAα is designed for…

1992 Peugeot 205 GTi For Sale In Canada [Retro Resale]

1992 Peugeot 205 GTi For Sale In Canada [Retro Resale]

Writing about cars all the time can do some funky things to your taste in wheels, invariably automotive journalists flock to the best of the best. The funny part is that those parameters get warped pretty easily, leaving one writers idea of an ideal car miles away from another. The same thing goes for enthusiasts, which…

Peugeot-Citroen Cutting 6,000 Jobs

Peugeot-Citroen Cutting 6,000 Jobs

As part of a $1.1 billion cost-cutting effort, PSA, the parent company of both Peugeot and Citroen, will shed 6,000 jobs in Europe, with 2,500 white collar jobs, 2,500 contract worker jobs and 1,000 blue collar jobs expected to be cut in 2012. PSA claimed that their car-making operations would barely turn a profit in…

Peugeot 908 HYbrid4 To Take The Challenge To Toyota In LMP1

Peugeot 908 HYbrid4 To Take The Challenge To Toyota In LMP1

The only Japanese manufacturer to ever win the prestigious 24-Hours of Le Mans so far has been Mazda with its 787B. Toyota has been wanting to change that for nearly two decades now. Their last effort in the LMP1 class failed, but next year they’ll be back with a vengeance, using a hybrid racer. Not…

Peugeot And Citroen Get Their Own Version Of Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

Peugeot And Citroen Get Their Own Version Of Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

In recent years, sales of Mitsubishi vehicles have been on a global decline. Some feared that this Japanese automaker could one day be forced to close its doors for good, if demand does not increase. In recent years, Mitsubishi has been given a lifeline by the PSA group, which owns Peugeot and Citroen. Both of…

2012 Car of the Year Candidates Chosen

2012 Car of the Year Candidates Chosen

It’s that time of the year again as Car of the Year begins the laborious task of whittling down new Car of the Year contenders for 2012. A total of 59 journalists, representing automotive authorities across 23 European countries, have been recruited for the task of choosing top car. The number of journalists to represent…

Wacky French Cars of the Frankfurt Auto Show [Gallery]

Wacky French Cars of the Frankfurt Auto Show [Gallery]

When it comes to bizarre concept cars, the Tokyo Auto Show might be the traditional winner, but when it comes to production time, often things end up looking like a Camry. Not so for those baguette-loving Frenchmen (and women). From Citroen, to Renault, to Peugeot, their production cars are plenty strange and the concepts that…

Peugeot RCZ Cup Car Revealed: French Cars Can be Cool Too!

Peugeot RCZ Cup Car Revealed: French Cars Can be Cool Too!

OK, so they don’t sell it here, nor are they ever going to, but you have to admit the Peugeot RCZ is a pretty cool ride … for a French car. For 2012 Peugeot will be hosting its own one-make racing series, allowing teams to field their own race-prepped Peugeot RCZ car. Just what the…

Mercedes-Benz Launches Two M-Class Hybrids

Mercedes-Benz Launches Two M-Class Hybrids

ne Mercedes-Benz has recently unveiled its new M-class SUV and there has been confirmation that several variants for this crossover will be included. Among them will be two hybrid variants. One will be powered by a gasoline-electric system similar to the current ML450 hybrid. The other hybrid will feature a brand new diesel-electric system. Peugot is…

Peugeot EX1 Sets Nurburgring Electric Car Record

Peugeot EX1 Sets Nurburgring Electric Car Record

When Peugeot first unveiled the EX1 to the world, we all knew it would be one awesome electric car. Its sleek and futuristic design clearly screams race-inspired and now Peugeot has put it on the track just to prove how awesome it is. Living up to expectations the EX1 has set the record lap time…

MINI Cooper S Hybrid With All-Wheel Drive Spied

MINI Cooper S Hybrid With All-Wheel Drive Spied

A MINI Cooper S fitted with an experimental hybrid all-wheel drive system was spotted testing in winter climates, a surprise move for BMW, which has given no indication it was developing such a car. Sharp-eyed readers will not the electric motor mounted between the rear wheels, as well as the “hybrid” stickers mounted on the…

Peugeot Victorious at Sebring, Successfully Defending 2010 Title

Peugeot Victorious at Sebring, Successfully Defending 2010 Title

Baring any surprises, with over an hour left at the American endurance classic, it was obvious that the No. 10 diesel-powered Peugeot driven by Loic Duval would take the checkered flag. With the win, Peugeot successfully defended its victory from 2010. Holding off Peugeot from a one-two win wasn’t long-time rival Audi, but the Highcroft…

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s Peugeot 504 Sells For $2.5 Million

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s Peugeot 504 Sells For $2.5 Million

Iranian dictator Mahmoud Ahmadinejad sold his 1977 Peugeot 504 at a chairty auction for $2.5 million, according to MSNBC. Ahamdinejad will use the proceeds to fund a low-income housing project meant for families. “President Ahmadinejad’s Peugeot 504 was sold for 2.5 billion tomans ($2.5 million) to an Iranian who took part in the auction,” ISNA…

BMW, Peugeot, Citroën to Develop Hybrid Technology Together

BMW, Peugeot, Citroën to Develop Hybrid Technology Together

World War II jokes aside, the French and the Germans are joining forces this time…and for powers of good. BMW and PSA Peugeot Citroën plan to invest 100 million Euros and the efforts of 400 employees into developing hybrid technology, to be shared by both brands. The program, excitingly titled “BMW Peugeot Citroën Electrification,” will…

Bidding for Ahmadinajad’s Old Peugeot Tops $1 Million

Bidding for Ahmadinajad’s Old Peugeot Tops $1 Million

Looking for a used car with an interesting previous owner? Have we got the car for you. No we aren’t talking about a DeTomaso Pantera owned by Elvis Presley or a MG SV-R owned by Rowan Atkinson, but instead about the current Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinajad, who is selling his 1977 Peugeot 504. The outspoken…