Jan 09 - Mar 09

24 03 2009Cutting Edge of Technology

cutting edge of technology

With 961 patent applications in 2008, PSA Peugeot has been designated by France’s National Institute for Industrial Property as the country’s leading patent filer for the second year in a row.

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23 03 2009Le Mans Series - 12 Hours of Sebring Results

le mans series - 12 hours of sebring

Team Peugeot Total announced before the start that its objective at Sebring was to validate the evolutions introduced for 2009 and to see how it compared with its rivals as part of its build-up to this year's Le Mans 24 Hours. The 12 Hours of Sebring enabled the French squad to learn a number of lessons after a busy race which saw a Peugeot finish in second place. The Bourdais/Montagny/Sarrazin car crossed the line 22.279s after the N°2 Audi, which is equivalent to the time lost as a result of a slow puncture.

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17 03 2009Le Mans Series - 12 Hours of Sebring

le mans series - 12 hours of sebring

As announced on February 9, Team Peugeot Total's 2009 competitive programme will kick off with the first round of the American Le Mans Series at Sebring on March 18-20. This 12-hour race is reputed as an exacting test of both the drivers and their cars, which is exactly what Peugeot Sport is looking for as it builds up to Le Mans.

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10 03 2009Intercontinental Rally Challenge - Brazil

intercontinental rally challenge - brazil

Peugeot UK and Kris Meeke continued their winning ways in Brazil and won the second round of the 2009 IRC - Rally Internacional de Curitiba.

With Kris starting first on the road on the last day of the rally was always going to be difficult, as he effectively ‘swept’ the stages for the following cars.

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05 03 2009Geneva Motorshow

geneva motor show

New technology, new approach to driving: The 3008
The Peugeot 3008 is a new, compact and spacious vehicle, representing a totally new offering for today’s motorists. Due to its many strengths the 3008 will appeal to many buyers, such as couples, modern families, senior citizens and active young people who desire a type of car which does not fall into existing categories, such as hatchbacks and MPVs.

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03 03 2009Le Mans Update

le mans update

At its annual pre-season press conference two weeks ago, Peugeot announced that its priority objective for 2009 is to win the Le Mans 24 Hours with a line-up of three 908 HDi FAPs. However, given the extremely fierce competition the team expects to face in this year's edition of the celebrated endurance race, Peugeot Sport has decided to make a fourth 908 HDi FAP available. This car will be run by Pescarolo Sport.

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13 02 2009Le Mans Objective

le mans objective

Despite today's difficult economic context, Peugeot has chosen to pursue its different motor sport activities in 2009. These range from its high profile endurance racing programme to the promotion of its products through its various single-make series. The current crisis has led Peugeot's management to seek synergies within Groupe PSA Peugeot Citroën with the appointment of Olivier Quesnel at the helm of Peugeot Sport.

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29 01 2009Peugeot Partner Wins Award

peugeot partner wins award

The new Partner has just been awarded a prestigious trophy by a jury made up of motoring journalists and business users, brought together under the aegis of France's L’Argus de l’automobile weekly motoring magazine.

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28 01 2009Peugeot Wins in Monte Carlo

peugeot wins in monte carlo

The 2009 Rallye Monte-Carlo will doubtlessly be remembered for many years to come as one of the winter classic's most thrilling editions, if only because of the cocktail of wintry conditions and dramatic turnarounds that kept spectators on their toes from start to finish. The end of the three-day event saw Peugeot write a new chapter in its motor sport record by monopolising all three steps of the final podium with the 207 Super 2000s of Sébastien Ogier, Freddy Loix and Stéphane Sarrazin.

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