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Peugeot price cuts announced across most models

Peugeot Australia has cut the prices of most models in its passenger and SUV range in a bid to further stimulate local sales growth. Furthermore, the company has also rolled-out permanent national drive-away pricing on a number of its offerings to simplify the buying process. At the extreme end, this latter decision means a real-world price cut on the 508 Allure diesel sedan of about $5500...

2015 Peugeot 3008 pricing and specifications

The updated Peugeot 3008 has been launched in Australia with revised frontal styling, a more streamlined model range and better value across the board. Furthermore, the company has also re-positioned the model — what has until now been marketed as a small hatchback will now be marketed as a crossover SUV, more befitting of its tallboy design...

Peugeot 3008 facelifted for 2014

The first images and details of the facelifted Peugeot 3008 have been officially released, revealing modernised styling inside and out, new functions and additional equipment. Covering both the standard 3008 crossover and diesel-electric 3008 HYbrid4 variant sold overseas, the update results in new lights front and rear, a revised grille and new chrome trim highlights for the foglight surrounds...

2012 Peugeot 3008: New features, new price

The Peugeot 3008 has been freshened up with new features, new names and a new price for 2012 and is in showrooms now. The 2012 Peugeot 3008 has adopted the same two names from the 308 and 508 ranges to designate the two different trim levels available. The Active starts at $36,490 and represents the entry-level model, replacing the XSE that started $500 lower, while the Allure starting at $39,990 is a notch above and replaces the XTE...

Peugeot 3008 takes out Design Award at the 2011 Australian International Design Awards

The Australian International Design Awards (AIDA) were held last Friday in Melbourne in front of a select group of VIPs and entrants. The Automotive and Transport category has been hotly contested over the 'Award's past and this year featured cars from Audi (A7), Kia (Optima), Hyundai (Elantra), Peugeot (3008 and RCZ) and Ford (Ranger)...

Peugeot sending 3008 competition winner into space

If you have ever dreamed of blasting off into space, getting behind the wheel of a Peugeot 3008 may be your best chance. Peugeot UK has become the first car manufacturer to offer space travel as a competition prize, with the Peugeot 3008 crossover vehicle at the centre of the brand’s unique ‘3008 Space Odyssey’ campaign...

Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 launch delayed, expected in Australia Q1 2012

Australia will have to wait until 2012 for its first taste of diesel hybrid technology, with the local launch of the Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 put back due to a delay in the hot-weather testing phase of its development. The 3008 HYbrid4 crossover – the world’s first diesel hybrid vehicle – was expected to go on sale in Australia before the end of the year, but Peugeot Automobiles Australia’s Kirin Tipping said a 2011 launch was now almost certainly off the cards...

2011 Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 world's first diesel hybrid

Peugeot announced earlier this year it would release HYbrid4 technology some time in 2011. Peugeot has now confirmed the technology will be released in 2011 with the launch of the Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4. The technology combines, for the first time in automotive history, a 2.0-litre turbo diesel four cylinder engine - producing 122kW and 300Nm - and a 28kW/200Nm electric motor...

Peugeot 3008 Redex Trial Re-run

In 1953 a Peugeot 203 piloted by Ken Tubman drove over 10,000km from Sydney up towards Townsville, Mount Isa, Darwin and back through Alice Springs, Adelaide and Melbourne to beat 191 other contestants and win the very first Redex Trial. The Redex Trial become somewhat of a phenomenon, gaining enormous media coverage and setting the benchmark for vehicle performance testing in Australia for years to come...

Peugeot 3008 compact SUV Australian debut

Peugeot Australia has announced the official pricing for its new Peugeot 3008 model which is due to arrive in showrooms locally this July. The Peugeot 3008 compact SUV slots neatly between the 308 hatch and the recently released Peugeot 4007 SUV, presenting an attractive package for those wanting a more unique alternative in the segment...

Peugeot 3008 to arrive in Australia from June

The new Peugeot 3008 is set to arrive in Australia from June offering what Peugeot say is "a blend of motoring concepts in the one car". The 3008 has already received a raft of awards in Europe and the UK with much acclaim centred around the car's versatility, modernity, practicality and driving pleasure. A choice of powerplants includes both petrol (with the 1...