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Why You Should Be Purchasing a Peugeot

January 22, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

There are plenty of car brands out there in the low to mid tier price bracket that are vying for your hard earned money. At a time where reliability, cost, and reputation are so important, it’s essential that when you’re buying your next new car, you’re looking for something that gives you the maximum performance as well as cost efficiency.

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The Peugeot 206 a Top Seller

April 14, 2012 / by / 0 Comment

The first Peugeot 206 models were launched in 1998 and for the era it was a very modern looking car. The first engines included a number of petrol units which were 1.1 litre, 1.4 litre, and 1.6 litre along with a rather basic and not very powerful 1.9 litre diesel engine. This was later replaced by a much more refined common rail HDi version. During 1999 a new model 206 was introduce, the GTi. This used a new engine, a 2.0 litre petrol unit that developed 160 bhp though it was modified in 2003 to develop to 180 bhp. This retuned engine and gave the car a top speed of 137 mph along with a 0 to 62 mph acceleration time of 7.4 seconds. During 2001 the iconic Peugeot 206 Coupe Cabriolet was launched. This highly innovative car featured a folding metal roof and set a new trend in open top hatchbacks. In the same year Peugeot launched an estate version of the standard hatchback. This was a little larger than the standard car though it had the same wheelbase. The 206 soon became a top seller wherever it was marketed and in Europe it was the best selling car […]

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Peugeot 206

January 20, 2012 / by / 1 Comment

The Peugeot 206 was one of the most popular car in its class when it was produced from 1998 to 2009. Most of the cars sold in Britain were also manufactured in Britain. Nowadays the 206 enjoys an excellent position in the used car market and there are plenty of great bargains to be found, check out a Peugeot 206 for sale over at motors.co.uk. So what is so great about the 206 that made is so popular? Here we will look at some of its more important features. Firstly we will look at the most notoriously negative feature of the car, and one for which it has been strongly criticised: it is impossible (yes, we mean impossible) to find a comfortable driving position. How Peugeot managed to design a car which to drive you had to distort your body with your knees in the air and your arms outstretched is quite remarkable. Its not to bad if you are very short, but dreadful if you are above average height. However, if you can cope with that criticism (almost) everything else about the car is just great. It has great looks, it drives well if not brilliantly, it is reasonably […]

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