The last Peugeot was sold in America 26 years ago. Most Americans alive today have never seen a new Peugeot or Citroen but that may be about to change. PSA Group, the parent company of both Peugeot and Citroen — which also markets premium automobiles under the DS brand — has recently agreed to buy […]
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Following its sale to PSA, Opel is planning 7 new or updated models, most of which will have plugs and electric motors. A range topping new SUV is also planned.
The Peugeot L500 R HYvbrid is a concept race car for the 21 century. The plug-in hybrid make over 1200 horsepower from two electric motors and a gasoline engine.
PSA, the parent company of Peugeot and Citroen is considering a return to the US market after a long absence. If so, it may lead off with the production version of the DS Divine concept car.
Peugeot very certainly did not make my top 10 list of the car manufacturers most leading the way into an electric future, but a day later, it dropped a big announcement (which many will certainly dub “vaporware”). The announcement, as the title already told you, is a fully electric concept car with 450 kilometers (280 […]
Originally published on EV Obsession. It’s no surprise to see that German car companies continue to top the electric car sales table in Germany, but after test driving the Audi A3 e-tron myself, I have to admit that I’m surprised to see it and its almost identical cousin, the Volkswagen Golf GTE, topping the tables. The […]
I’ve been long planning to do an EV owner and lessee survey like this, so I am super eager to see the results. (I’m going to have a hard time not watching them obsessively as they come in.) But the key, of course, is getting EV owners and lessees to complete the survey. If you drive […]
Originally published on EV Obsession. I love looking at the Dutch, French, German, and Norwegian electric car sales data, but looking at the bigger European picture is where the real fun is. Throwing everything together from the different countries, it’s hard to have a good idea where they will fall out. Plus, the numbers get […]
Automakers have learned quickly that adding an electric motor to a conventional drivetrain can produce some spectacular improvements in both fuel economy and performance. The Peugeot 308 R HYbrid debuted at the Shanghai Auto Show bringing 500 horsepower to the party through two electric motors and a small gas turbo engine. Peugeot has debuted some […]
The Peugeot HYbrid Air concept has broken cover ahead of the Paris Auto Show, and the French automaker wants to redefine how we think of hybrids.
It’s been over 20 years since Peugeot sold a new car in the US, and the 500 horsepower Peugeot Quartz SUV concept has me thinking it’s time for a comeback.
At next month’s Paris Auto Show, the air-powered Peugeot 208 HYbrid Air 2L concept will debut in response to a government challenge for a 117 MPG car.
The Peugeot Exalt is back, making its way home to Paris where it will re-debut with the same drivetrain but a new interior and exterior look.
Renault says it will debuts a lightweight and extremely aerodynamic 117 mpg concept car at the Paris Auto Show in October.
What is a Smart car, exactly? For the past several years, the brand has drifted from one concept to another with little success in the American marketplace. First the brand brought out the slinky and stylish Roadster, then experimented with a four-door sedan, before toying with the truly weird Crossblade. The market in Europe for small, entry […]
Sebastien Loeb showed that his 2013 Pike’s Peak performance was no fluke by blasting through the Goodwood Festival of Speed course in just 44.6 seconds!