Whenever Peugeot releases a new GTI version of its smallest car we get very excited and exclaim, "The 205 GTI is back!!" It isn't. It can't be. Stop saying that. The 208 GTI is, thankfully, a very good car in spite of its ancestry.
The Peugeot 208 GTI is the French firm's latest take on the hot hatch. However, many will be irritated that it's not quite as 'good' as the 205 GTI. They shouldn't be.
Peugeot will launch its B-segment three-door and five-door models in the spring of 2012. The Peugeot 208 replaces the outgoing 206 and 207 models.
For this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed in the U.K., Peugeot designed a high-tech surfboard based on its recent lineup of performance cars.
Peugeot announces all-new three-door and five-door models. The 208 will compete with the Ford Fiesta, Toyota Yaris, and VW Polo.
August was a hectic month for the XCAR team -- we played in the Peugeot 208 GTI, drove some awesome BMW Roadsters, discovered the history behind the Ford GT name, had a go in a lairy Lexus, steered the new Porsche Cayman S and had a drive in the all-new BMW 4 Series.
Using Formula 1 scoring, which wacky racer would mount the podium as the overall winner of the classic cartoon?
We drive all manner of fast, exciting sports and supercars at XCAR but there's always fun to be found for less than you might think.
A short look at MINI's high-performance John Cooper Works model.