PEUGEOT AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Peugeot offers an extensive range of low-emission vehicles. More than half of global sales are of vehicles emitting less than 140 g of CO2 per km. This performance is based on proven technologies, of which Peugeot is a pioneer. An example is the diesel engine associated with the Particulate Filter (launched in 2000). Installed in a large range of vehicles, over 2.1 million now benefit from a reduction of 99.99% in particulate emissions. This self-cleaning device respects the environment by reducing diesel particles right up to the measurable limit (0.004 g/km) and by applying breakthrough technologies like Stop & Start, plus the development of a new generation of petrol engines and HDi...
PETROL TECHNOLOGY PureTech
The 1,2L PureTech 130 S&S new Peugeot 308i is equipped with the new PureTech petrol-fueled three-cylinder turbo engine and a 6-speed manual gearbox or 6-speed EAT6 (Efficient Automatic Transmission 6)i. This technologcal breakthrough reduces fuel consumption and CO2 emissions by 21% while delivering the same amount of power and driving pleasure. A new member of the PureTech three-cylinder petrol engine family, the new Peugeot 308 combines enjoyment with efficiency.
BlueHDi DIESEL ENGINES
The new Peugeot 308 features exciting new technology, including BlueHDi, the name given to the Euro 6 diesel engines. Thanks to the exclusive combination of a SCRi and FAPi system, the BlueHDi technology drastically reduces (by more than 90%) the NOx emissions, curbs CO2 emissions, and virtually eliminates particulates (99.9 %)