FEB 01] PEUGEOT NEWS
Peugeot Allows A Glimpse Of The 307
Peugeot has released the first official look at the 307, the
model which replaces the all-time best seller 306.
will be launched in the UK in June in a range of three petrol
and three turbo diesel Hdi engines. There will be 79 different
combinations of interior finishes.
bosses say it will be one of the biggest cars in its class and
offers an unbeaten range of
safety and security features.
air-conditioned glove box is standard on most models, to keep
drinks cool, and there are slide-out trays under the front seats
to allow valuables to be kept out of sight.
has six airbags as standard, and head-restraints designed to
minimise whiplash by following the movement of the occupants’
necks. There are also three-point seat-belts in the back, and
rear head restraints.
and EBFD (Electronic Brake Force Distribution) are standard, and
there is a new braking system which senses when sudden heavy
braking is applied and increases the pressure on the brake
pedal, while cutting off the fuel supply.
linings have been reinforced to make it harder for thieves to
break into, central locking can be activated from an emergency
button on the dashboard.
boot automatically locks when the car goes above 6mph, so
thieves cannot get into it when the car is stopped in traffic.
of the car itself, including the specification, price and what
it will be like to drive, have not yet been released.