Peugeot enters new era with 308 compact model


By Marcel Michelson GUEBWILLER, France, June 27 (Reuters) - French carmaker Peugeot presented a compact model on Wednesday -- the first of a new generation of cars that could make or break its efforts to kick-start sluggish sales and improve margins. The 308 sits a bit lower than the predecessor 307, giving it a sporty look. Its features include a choice of engines with low CO2 emissions, six-speed gear box, front lights that move in the line of upcoming corners, radar parking ...

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