Top new models for SA

From Renault's new Alaskan bakkie to the latest models at the Frankfurt motor show bound for SA.

Electric cars in SA

The debate on whether or not Electric Vehicles (EV) are viable in South Africa rages on.

SPIED! French baby SUVs

2011-09-02 09:46

SPOTTED: Peugeot's new SUV, to be designated the 2008, is spotted undergoing testing.

Peugeot and Citroen are about to enter to the SUV market with a model based on Mitsubishi's ASX.

Our spies spotted the camouflaged models undergoing testing. The Peugeot version will likely be designated 2008, Citroen is still tight-lipped regarding the name of its SUV.

The group plans to offer a mid-size SUV to compete against the Kia Soul and Nissan Juke.


The PSA group is expecting the compact SUV market to grow by 60% over the next few years and are calculating a sales figure of 50 000 units.

SUV CONCEPT: Citroen's new SUV will take on Nissan's Juke.

Power is expected to be derived from a 1.6-litre HDI engine and will be offered in either two or all-wheel drive. An 89kW 1.6 VTI petrol engine will also be available.

The new SUV 'swill be launched in September 2012.


Peugeot 2008 (Spy)
Citroen SUV concept (Spy)


Inside Wheels24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.