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2021 Peugeot 2008 price and specs: Mid-spec GT joins small SUV range

2021 Peugeot 2008 pricing and specification Mid-level GT added with Allure's 96kW/230Nm engine Additions include 10-inch screen, blind-spot monitoring and wireless charging Priced from $38,990 before on-road costs The 2021 Peugeot 2008 range has been expanded with the addition of a new mid-spec GT variant...

2022 Peugeot 308 SW wagon revealed, Australian launch confirmed for 2022

The 2022 Peugeot 308 SW wagon has been officially unveiled, ahead of an Australian launch in 2022. Following in the tyre tracks of the 308 hatch unveiled earlier this year, Peugeot's new-generation compact wagon – likely to be badged 308 Touring, as per the current model – extends the five-door hatchback for increased practicality...

Big change coming to Jeep, Fiat, Alfa Romeo, Citroen, Peugeot and Ram in Australia

The management of Jeep, Fiat, Alfa Romeo, Citroen, Peugeot, and Ram Trucks in Australia is about to come under one umbrella even though the multinational brands are handled by different importers. In January this year, the European Commission approved the merger of two giant automotive groups – FCA which included Jeep, Fiat, Alfa Romeo and Ram, and PSA which included the struggling French sister brands Peugeot and Citroen and ex-General Motors German brand Opel...

Peugeot Australia launching first electric car in 2022, e-2008 SUV looking likely; plug-in hybrids here late 2021

Peugeot has confirmed it will launch its first electric vehicle in Australia in 2022 – though the exact identity of the vehicle that will grace local showrooms is yet to be confirmed. "In 2022, we will introduce electric variants to the Australian market. Whilst we are not currently in a position to confirm what they will be, various studies are underway and favourable...

Electric encyclopaedia: Every car brand's electric vehicle plans – Part Three: Mazda to Porsche

It's safe to say the automotive industry is currently undergoing the greatest shift since its very inception, with electrification and autonomy widely agreed to form the basis of the future of the new-car market. It can seem almost daily that a major car maker unveils a new electric vehicle, or announces plans to go all-electric in the coming years and decades – so often so that it can be a challenge to keep track of and stay on top of every brand's plans...

Stellantis won’t cull brand line-up until at least 2031, according to CEO

Stellantis – an Amsterdam-based conglomerate comprising the 14 former FCA and PSA marques – has given its subsidiaries 10 years each to prove their viability, according to CEO Carlos Tavares. This is despite persistent rumours Chrysler, Lancia, Alfa Romeo and Vauxhall (among others) could be set for the chopping block as part of a wider plan to reduce operating costs and streamline marketing...

VFACTS April 2021: French car sales plummet to historic low, as Citroen shifts just three vehicles last month

Just 490 French cars were reported as sold during April 2021 in Australia – representing 0.53 per cent of total deliveries – according to the most recent figures from the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI). Throughout the month Renault reported 298 vehicles as sold, Peugeot reported 189 vehicles as sold, and Citroen reported just three vehicles as sold...

2016 Peugeot 4008 recalled with parking brake fault

Inchcape Automotive – the Australian distributor for Citroen, Peugeot, and Subaru – has recalled 22 examples of the 2016 Peugeot 4008, citing a potential fault with the SUVs parking brake assembly. The affected vehicles were sold between 20 May and 27 May 2016...

2021 Drive Car of the Year – Best Van

Drive Car of the Year 2021 - Best Van Finalists: Ford Transit Custom Peugeot Expert Toyota HiAce Only a few years ago, there was precious little to talk about beyond payloads and tie down points in this segment. But we’ve since been through something of a commercial vehicle renaissance...

Peugeot 308 to go back to analogue gauges due to chip shortage – report

The 2021 Peugeot 308 won't be available with a digital instrument cluster for the time being. French news organisation LCI says the global semiconductor chip shortage has forced Peugeot to revert back to analogue gauges in the 308, as the car maker begins to ration its supply of the computer chips...

Q&A: Affordable small SUVs with self-park systems?

Hi there - my Mum who is closing in on 80 years is wanting to downsize from her mid-2000s Honda CR-V to something more compact - but we are looking for a compact SUV with park assist and all the modern safety tech...