Peugeot roll out their 508 concept, previewing the 408 (which replaces the slow-selling 407..) – and continue to distance themselves from the ‘gaping mouth’ period;
Take away the bling and there’s a handsome if fairly safe C/D-segment car here;
Looks like the rear-end still causes a few problems for Peugeot’s designers, but generally, sighs of relief all round;
It appears the designers have found a decent ‘refined elegance’ vein that they can tap, given the right direction. I have a feeling Peugeot are on the verge of making some pretty desirable cars.
Back to the Nissan Juke – I mentioned a 3dr sketch in a previous post. An admission – trawling through the available press info I came to the conclusion that when I saw this;
….my eyes tell me I’m seeing this;
No idea what the market is for a 3 dr sports-urban-SUV, but come on Nissan; make it quick enough, with decent cargo space, and a unique rear-end and I’d seriously consider laying down some dollar..