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Peugeot, a pioneer in engine design

Peugeot has established itself among the world's leading automotive manufacturers thanks to its ability to create extraordinary engines. Its ever-more efficient, ever-more economic and ever-more eco-friendly engines procure highly-enjoyable driving sensations. Peugeot combines excellence and emotion.

The first-ever diesel vehicle, designed by Peugeot

As soon as the First World War ended Peugeot showed its interest for diesel and launched its diesel-run 402 B in 1938. As a pioneer in the field Peugeot has perpetually innovated and set new records since. Be it with the launch of its first series-produced diesel family car, the 403D, or with the forty international records set on the Montlhéry race course in 1965 behind the wheel of its 404 diesel cabriolet, the Lion Brand continues to innovate, to create, to delight lovers of exquisite cars.

With the world's smallest diesel engine housed in its 204, the first in the world, highly-efficient and increasingly less polluting turbo diesel engine in its 604, Peugeot is constantly one step ahead of its rivals. Peugeot yet again recently achieved another feat with its 908 PF HDi, the first diesel engine car to run the Le Mans 24 Hours.

Exceptional environmental qualities

Peugeot has always embraced eco-friendliness yet has never neglected driving pleasure.

Creation of the particle Filter, improved efficiency for heat engines with the 3-cylinder petrol engine and innovational HDi engines, Peugeot's vehicles continue to be cleaner, greener and offer ever-more pleasurable driving sensations.

Today Peugeot is taking on urban mobility as, once again, it has revolutionary eco-friendly innovations to offer. 3008 HYbrid4, 508 RXH... Peugeot's HYbrid4 technology, with its dynamic and eco-friendly performances, is now part of our daily life. And last but not least, Peugeot offers us an ingenious, one-of-a-kind urban mobility solution with its 100% electrical vehicles like the iOn, e-VIVACITY and e-bike range.