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Proton, Lotus up for sale; Peugeot-Citroen, Renault, Suzuki interested - report

Proton and Lotus, both owned by Malaysian conglomerate DRB-Hicom, are reportedly being shopped around to rival automakers. Insider sources have told Reuters that DRB-Hicom has recently sent out partnership proposals to 20 automakers...

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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for September 16, 2016
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for September 16, 2016

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


2017 Peugeot 3008 DKR: twin-turbo, rear-drive SUV revealed for 2017 Dakar Rally
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2017 Peugeot 3008 DKR: twin-turbo, rear-drive SUV revealed for 2017 Dakar Rally

Think Peugeot SUVs aren't hardcore enough for you? Then check out the new 2017 Peugeot 3008 DKR. Due to be officially unveiled at next month’s 2016 Paris motor show, the new Peugeot 3008 DKR is the successor to the 2016 Dakar Rally-winning Peugeot 2008 DKR, and is set to take on the iconic off-road endurance rally raid come January 2017...


What is Australia's favourite hot hatch?
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What is Australia's favourite hot hatch?

Australians love hotted-up versions of everyday small hatches and sedans, but which are the sales leaders? Beyond a shadow of a doubt, it’s Volkswagen that sits at the top of the sales tree, given the fact it leads across three key price/power market breakdowns. But Subaru, Renault, Ford and even premium players Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz give stiff competition...


2017 Peugeot 5008 unveiled: first large seven-seat SUV headed for Paris
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2017 Peugeot 5008 unveiled: first large seven-seat SUV headed for Paris

The 2017 Peugeot 5008 has been unveiled ahead of its public debut at the Paris motor show next month. A significant departure from its MPV-styled predecessor, the all-new 5008 enters as the marque’s first large, seven-seat SUV...


2017 Peugeot 308 facelift spied
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2017 Peugeot 308 facelift spied

The current Peugeot 308 may only be a couple of years old, but it seems the French car maker is already planning a mild facelift for its small hatch sometime over the next year, as these new spy photos show. While it appears to be a very minor refresh, the updated 308 could get revised headlights and a new front bumper design, which on this vehicle incorporates a square-shaped sensor likely to be used for an autonomous emergency braking (AEB) system - which isn’t currently offered...


2017 Peugeot 3008 confirmed for Australia, due Q1 next year
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2017 Peugeot 3008 confirmed for Australia, due Q1 next year

The all-new 2017 Peugeot 3008 SUV will hit Australian showrooms early next year, the French brand has confirmed. Peugeot has also confirmed the new 3008 will be offered with its latest Euro 6 powertrains, with a 1.6-litre turbo petrol and a 2.0-litre turbo-diesel available on “selected models”, though outputs are yet to be revealed...


Peugeot 2008 GTi, 3008 GTi variants under consideration - report
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Peugeot 2008 GTi, 3008 GTi variants under consideration - report

Peugeot's development boss has gone on record saying the company could launch hot GTi versions of its 2008 and 3008 SUVs, according to a new report out of the UK. Speaking to Autocar, Laurent Blanchet, head of Peugeot product development, said the sporty SUV models will take on the likes of the Nissan Juke Nismo - which isn’t currently sold here...


A $300,000 Peugeot 205?
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A $300,000 Peugeot 205?

Could this car be the most expensive production Peugeot ever? With a sticker price of £175,000 (AUD$300,000), this 1984 Peugeot 205 T16 presents a compelling case. One of just 200 homologation specials built in order for the French carmaker to compete in the World Rally Championship, the transverse mid-mounted 1...


Peugeot 308 recalled for fuel leak risk
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Peugeot 308 recalled for fuel leak risk

Peugeot has issued a recall for 24 of its current-generation ‘T9’ 308 hatchbacks, over concerns a fuel leak could pose a fire risk. The company reports the rails supplying the fuel injectors could pose a leak risk over the long-term. If the fuel rail leaks it could cause spray fuel over hot areas in the engine bay, which could result in a fire hazard - posing a risk of damage to the vehicle and injury to the occupants or a third party...


2016 Peugeot 308 GTi 270 Review
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2016 Peugeot 308 GTi 270 Review

The 2016 Peugeot 308 GTi 270 is a phenomenal little pocket rocket, provided you're the right buyer...

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Peugeot 208 gets Apple CarPlay in new special: Drive-away deals on 208, 308, 2008, 4008
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Peugeot 208 gets Apple CarPlay in new special: Drive-away deals on 208, 308, 2008, 4008

A new sales campaign for a handful of Peugeot models in Australia has brought the popular Apple CarPlay connectivity platform to the French brand's local range for the first time. Announced with the limited-run 208 Active Special Edition, CarPlay is joined by other upgrades that include MirrorLink connectivity and a reversing camera...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for July 15
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for July 15

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


'Real world' fuel figures released for 30 Peugeot, Citroen, DS models
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'Real world' fuel figures released for 30 Peugeot, Citroen, DS models

Groupe PSA - the parent company of the Peugeot, Citroen and DS brands - has expanded on a 'real world' fuel consumption analysis program first announced in October last year with fresh details on 30 of its core models. The company claims the move as the first large-scale cooperation between a car maker and an independent body for the analysis of listed fuel economy figures...


2016 Goodwood Festival Of Speed report
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2016 Goodwood Festival Of Speed report

When it comes to a concentrated snapshot of mankind's four-wheeled achievements, the Goodwood Festival Of Speed takes some beating. If your blood runs high on octane, it should be at the sharp end of your personal bucket list. If you're not yet the gearhead, the FoS, as it nicknames itself, will almost certainly convert you...


Citroen C4 Picasso and Peugeot 308 recalled for door lock fix
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Citroen C4 Picasso and Peugeot 308 recalled for door lock fix

Related French manufacturers Citroen and Peugeot are recalling vehicles from their current-generation C4 Picasso MPV and ‘T9’ 308 hatchback lines over concerns the doors may not close properly or unexpectedly open. The 21 affected Citroen C4 Picassos and 90 Peugeot 308s are reported to possibly have faulty door locks as a result of a manufacturing issue...


2017 Peugeot 3008 GT, GT-Line SUVs revealed
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2017 Peugeot 3008 GT, GT-Line SUVs revealed

The new 2017 Peugeot 3008 GT range-topper has been revealed for the car maker's new small SUV this week, along with a sports-styled GT-Line variant. The new flagship GT's unveiling follows the May debut of the wider 3008 range, which introduced buyers to a more conventional SUV-like design in place of the jacked-up hatch styling of the outgoing model...


2016 Peugeot 308 GTi 250: Week with Review

2016 Peugeot 308 GTi 250: Week with Review

Since launching in Australia four months ago, the Peugeot 308 GTi has certainly garnered a lot of praise within the CarAdvice office. With this in mind, I swiped the keys to the entry-level 250 variant, and spent a week with the most affordable Peugeot 308 GTi you can buy...

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Peugeot Citroen outlines electrified future strategy
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Peugeot Citroen outlines electrified future strategy

PSA Groupe, formerly known as PSA Peugeot Citroen, has presented details of its new electric and plug-in hybrid strategy that will focus on a new modular platform developed with Chinese partner Dongfeng Motors. In its presentation, PSA Groupe outlined its plans to introduce four fully-electric models (EVs) by 2021 and a further seven plug-in hybrid (PHEV) variants by the same year...


Peugeot L500 R Hybrid concept unveiled
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Peugeot L500 R Hybrid concept unveiled

The just unveiled Peugeot L500 R Hybrid concept marks 100 years since Peugeot's 1916 Indianapolis 500 triumph. Under the skin, the L500 R Hybrid is said to use a plug-in hybrid drivetrain with an electric motor for each axle, and a 201kW petrol engine. Working together all three motors can generate a maximum total output of 373kW of power and 730Nm of torque...