It’s the compact SUV brother to the 208 – but should you get this instead?
The Peugeot 2008 was not released in 2008 as some have suggested… er… the ‘00’ is part of Peugeot’s SUV taxonomy. Apply logic and it follows that the 2008 is the SUV companion to the 208 hatchback range. Not that it’s obvious from the looks. The SUV is a taller, more upright and bluff design, that nonetheless retains Peugeot’s family styling cues including the distinctive and aggressive face that sports either fangs (as I see them) or claws (as the manufacturer presumably would like you to perceive).Continue reading “Peugeot 2008 SUV Review”
Finally, fun little pugs that you can love for their intelligence as well as their spirit
One of the best-selling cars in the UK is the Vauxhall Corsa, it’s usually right up there in the top two jostling for the top spot with the Ford Fiesta. The chances then, are high, that you might be considering getting one. Before you do that however, read this!Continue reading “Peugeot 208 1.2 Petrol Auto Review”
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29092020 #BCGBulletin – That grille on the BMW M3 and M4 is the least of your concerns, plus how the post-opulent Ghost is anything but, new EVs from VW & Honda, sporty versions of the Peugeot 508 and Ford Puma.
We haven’t had a saloon this sexy since the 406 from the mid-90s
Remember the Peugeot 405 from the late 1980s? That was a sharp looking car with clean bold lines and a meaty stance. It was followed up by the 406 in the mid-90s, which took the same silhouette but stretched it out and made it sexier still – plus there was a two-door coupe version. Omigod! Are you kidding me? Did Ferrari misplace its blueprints? That was one seductive Pug, slinky and seductive. Sadly Peugeot peaked with that car, and we’ll now jump over the 407 and even the first generation of the French car makers new player in the segment, the 508.Continue reading “Review: Peugeot 508 GT 225 EAT 8”
Is the futuristic French saloon as good to drive as it is to look at?
Here’s a detailed video review of the great looking new Peugeot 508 GT with the amazingly futuristic interior – does it drive as well as it looks? Is it practical? Watch now! Follow #BCGPeugeot508 & #BrownCarGuy (on all all social media). Please subscribe to my channel for more videos like this – and make sure you hit the bell icon to switch on notifications.
Just a rant today – about width restrictions!! What evil-minded nutter came up with those? Get rid of them now
Latest Brown Car Guy Update 13022020 #BCGDaily
Latest Brown Car Guy Update 12022020
This week I’m testing this Peugeot 508 GT – it’s the 1.6 petrol with 225bhp. Love the exterior and interior styling, what do you make of it? #BCGDaily