Tag: Peugeot 208

2023 Peugeot 208 PSE: Here’s What We Know About The Electric French Hot Hatch

The illustrations pictured in this article were made by Jean Francois Hubert/SB-Medien for CarScoops and are based on the regular production Peugeot 208. They are speculative renders that are not related to nor endorsed by Peugeot. Back in the 1980s and 1990s Peugeot’s GTIs were the hot hatches to beat. And in recent years, following […]

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Women’s World Car Of The Year Names 2021 Awards Category Winners

The Women’s World Car of the Year (WWCOTY) jurors have announced the 2021 winners in nine different categories. Selected by a panel of 50 motoring journalists from 38 countries across five continents composed exclusively of women, the winners were narrowed down from three models in each category, all of which had to be launched between […]

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Europe’s Second Best-Selling Car In December Was The VW ID.3 Electric Hatchback

Demand for EVs (BEVs and PHEVs combined) more than doubled in 2020 compared to 2019 in Europe, with a 147% increase from 575,000 to 1.42 million units sold. That represented 12% of the new passenger car registrations throughout the year, with one of four battery-electric vehicles (BEVs) registered on the continent being made by the […]

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Peugeot 208 Goes Global As Production For Latin America Begins In Argentina

Peugeot has commenced production of the 208 subcompact hatchback at the El Palomar plant in Argentina, marking the debut of the modern CMP platform in Latin America. Production of the new 208 began on July 31 in El Palomar, a satellite town of Buenos Aires, marking one of the most important launches in the brand’s […]

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Future FCA Small Cars Will Ride On Peugeot 208’s Architecture

FCA has already told its suppliers that its next-gen small car models will utilize a PSA Group architecture, specifically the Common Modular Platform (CMP) which currently underpins the Peugeot 208 and 2008, the Opel/Vauxhall Corsa and new Mokka, plus the DS3 Crossback. All these cars feature not only internal combustion setups, but also fully-electric variants, […]

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Europe’s Best-Selling Car In May Was Not A Crossover/SUV

Europe’s new car sales took a massive plunge no thanks to the restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic, as they dropped by 57 percent in May and 43 percent during the first five months of 2020. According to information shared by JATO Dynamics and registered across 27 European markets, the best-selling car last month was the […]

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Chris Harris’ Quick Guide To New Car Buying; Which One Would He Get For Under £30k?

Buying a new car can be an excruciating process for those who don’t know anything about… well, cars. However, since most people today like to stay connected through the world wide web, Chris Harris has appealed to them in a short video that speaks about the most interesting cars launched over the last 12 months […]

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World Car Of The Year Finalists Announced, American Brands Shut Out

The finalists for the 2020 World Car Awards have been announced and only include automakers from Europe, Japan and South Korea. In the title category of 2020 World Car of the Year, ten vehicles will compete for top honors. They include the Hyundai Sonata, Kia Soul EV, Kia Telluride, Range Rover Evoque, Mazda3, Mazda CX-30, […]

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These Are The 2020 European Car Of The Year Finalists, Who Will Win?

The battle for the 2020 European Car of the Year title continues, as the shortlist of nominees has just been announced. After the latest round of voting, the jurors have trimmed down the list from 35 candidates to just seven. In order to be eligible for the award, all cars have to be new and […]

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