A previously uncertain future for Vauxhall’s Ellesmere Port UK manufacturing factory has found new life in producing battery electric vehicles. This electric conversion comes off a recent announcement from parent company Stellantis promising a £100 million investment with the aid of the British government. By the end of 2022, the revamped factory will produce both passenger and commercial electric vans for Vauxhall, Opel, Citroën, and Peugeot.
Peugeot Stories July 6
Peugeot Stories January 23
Peugeot has just launched its latest electric bicycle model, known as the Peugeot eC01 Crossover.
Peugeot Stories July 25, 2020
Peugeot is serious about its e-bikes, with a wide line of electric mountain bikes, electric folders, city e-bikes, and even road e-bikes. But the French aren’t done there — Peugeot has announced it is getting into the trekking game with a new line of eT01 Crossover e-bikes that marry trail-ruggedness with urban riding.
Peugeot Stories March 25, 2020
Carlos Tavares, chief executive of Groupe PSA (formerly PSA Peugeot Citroën), was already ambivalent about EVs. A few weeks ago, he said, “We are selling our electric vehicles to green addicts.” Fiat Chrysler has also been reluctant to invest in electric vehicles. But the planned merger between the two would have allowed them to share EV-development costs — and finally deliver electric cars on a large global scale.
But it now appears that negotiations to finalize the merger are being threatened by the coronavirus.
Peugeot Stories June 20, 2019
Peugeot is ramping up its electrification efforts with another multi-powertrain vehicle that can be configured with an all-electric powertrain: the e-2008 electric SUV. expand full story
Peugeot Stories June 19, 2019
A few months after unveiling their new e-208 electric hatch, Peugeot has already added the car to their configurator in Germany.
The lowest option level available is €30,450 for the base “Active” trim (incl. 19% VAT). Germany has a €4,000 EV incentive, so that translates to €26,450 after incentives.
Peugeot Stories February 25, 2019
Peugeot and the rest of the PSA Group don’t have many all-electric vehicles on the market, but they plan to change that in the next few years starting with the unveiling of a new all-electric version of the 208 hatch. expand full story
Peugeot Stories February 1, 2019
Spy photographers recently caught glimpses of an electric Peugeot 208 and Volkswagen’s electric I.D. Crozz driving around in the snow.
Peugeot Stories October 4, 2018
Like I stated when Peugeot first unveiled the e-Legend last month, I am quite impressed by the vehicle’s stunning design.
Now that it debuted at the 2018 Paris Motors Show, we got a closer look at Peugeot’s new e-Legend electric vehicle concept and I like even after having seen it in person. expand full story
Peugeot Stories September 21, 2018
The French automaker Peugeot has unveiled an interesting new all-electric concept vehicle ahead of the 2018 Paris Motor Show: an all-electric coupe concept with some muscle car DNA and an impressive powertrain. expand full story
Peugeot Stories May 31, 2016
In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Dario Resta’s and the Peugeot L45’s (pictured above) victory at the Indianapolis 500 race, the French automaker unveiled its latest race car concept which it presents as its vision of the future of motor sport – and it’s electric!
The L500 R Hybrid is a plug-in race car with an extremely low-profile of only one meter. Peugeot is claiming a 0 to 62 mph (100 km/h) acceleration in just 2.5 seconds. expand full story
Peugeot Stories May 26, 2016
The PSA group, which includes the French automotive brands Peugeot, Citroën and DS, announced this week 2 new electric vehicle platforms on which the company will build 4 new all-electric vehicles and 7 new plug-in hybrids by 2021. The company says that the first models will hit the market in 2019 expand full story
Peugeot Stories September 2, 2015
France-based automaker Peugeot announced a new electric vehicle concept: the Fractal. The vehicle is only an early concept and the specifications should be taken with a grain of salt. Early renderings show an interesting design for the small 2-door coupé which the company aims at making very light, weighting in at only 1,000 kg (2,205 lbs). expand full story