Peugeot 207 SW RC performance wagon

Peugeot 207 SW RC: focusing on looks
Peugeot 207 SW RC

Peugeot will add another member to its growing 207 family at the upcoming 2007 IAA motor show in Frankfurt. While the new station wagon doesn’t look as handsome as the hatchback, I must admit that the 2008 Peugeot 207 SW RC is a more practical vehicle if the idea of bringing home a month’s supply of groceries at an average speed of 180 kilometers per hour fits into your understanding of the practical vehicle, that’s it.

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2010 Peugeot 308 Hybrid HDi

2010 Peugeot 308 Hybrid HDi easily trumps Toyota Prius
2010 Peugeot 308 Hybrid HDi

The upcoming diesel-powered 2010 Peugeot 308 Hybrid HDi hatchback will feature an outstanding fuel economy of 83 mpg (just 2.83 l/100km) on the combined cycle and will emit only 90g/km of CO2. For comparison’s sake, the same Peugeot 308 HDi that lacks an auxiliary electric motor consumes whole 6.8 liters of diesel fuel per 100 kilometers (34.5 mpg) combined and exhales around 120 grams of CO2 for every kilometer it travels.

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2008 Peugeot 308

2008 Peugeot 308
2008 Peugeot 308

2008 Peugeot 308 will be officially presented only in September during the 2007 IAA motor show in Frankfurt, Germany. Designed to stand its ground against such fierce competitors as the new Ford Focus, Mazda3 and, of course, the German Volkswagen Golf, until now, the new compact hatchback was the most secret weapon of the French car maker.

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Renault Megane L’Equipe special edition

Renault Megane LEquipe special edition
Renault Megane L'Equipe

The French L’Equipe sports daily magazine has offered its readers a special edition version of the 2007 Renault Megane family of compact hatchbacks. Available for all versions of the car (including the three-door and five-door models, that is) the Megane L’Equipe edition is not limited to just a set of fancy decals. Au contraire, the car will offer a comprehensive set of equipment, which is usually available only as pricey options.

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