French automaker Peugeot, and unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2012. The first 208 models were three door hatchbacks produced in 2011, at the company’s new plant in Slovakia. In June 2012, as five door hatchbacks became available, peugeot 206 workshop manual free download pdf of the 208 also commenced at Peugeot’s French plants at Mulhouse and at Poissy.
207 and still offer more space than the predecessor. The design was led by Pierre Authier, with Sylvain Henry as exterior designer. The interior design is by Adam Bazydlo, and the colour and trim is by Marie Sanou.
The car features a tablet computer like screen, and panoramic glass roof surrounded by LED lights. The car is relatively aerodynamic with a drag coefficient, Cd, of 0. 0 comes with an advertised fuel consumption of 4. This engine is coupled to a 5 speed manual or a six speed automatic.
The 208 GTi is fitted with a 1. 1,700 rpm, and is fitted with a six-speed manual transmission.
The GTi’s Prince engine is shared with the Mini and various Citroëns. The range of diesel units starts with the four cylinder 1. 208, with published fuel economy and emission figures of 3. In April 2013, a 208 T16 was tested by Sébastien Loeb at Mont Ventoux.
Peugeot 908, and has a 3. Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. At Pikes Peak on 30 June 2013, Sébastien Loeb used the 208 T16 to break Rhys Millen’s record time, set in 2012 on the first fully paved roads in the history of the competition. The previous record of 9:46.
164 was shattered, and a new record time of 8:13. The car also won the hillclimbing race, at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed in June 2014. Team Peugeot-Hansen won the manufacturers title at the FIA World Rallycross Championship in 2015.
Jérôme Grosset-Janin was runner up in the FIA European Rallycross Championship in the same year. Juha Salo won the Finnish Rally Championship in 2015 and 2016. Peugeot announced the 300,000th 208 was produced in February 2013.
Total production reaches 243,600 units. Total production reaches 577,400 units. Professional MBA Automotive Industry: Factory visit and workshop at PSA Peugeot Citroën in Trnava”. Avec la 208 PSA Mulhouse voit la vie en rose”.
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Sébastien Loeb breaks Rhys Millen’s time at Pikes Peak”. Pikes Peak International Hill CLimb. Sebastien Loeb demolishes Pikes Peak record with an 8:13.