6th December, 2005
Elegance, power and outstanding handling and
dynamics, the 407 Coupé is also distinguished by its high levels of passive
To illustrate this fact, the 407 Coupé has just scored a maximum 5 stars in
the most recent EuroNCAP test results, and has obtained a category record, with
a full 16 out of 16 points scored for the adult frontal impact score.
This exemplary performance results especially from the excellent behaviour of
the 407 structure, with dual track absorption of forces which have been adapted
to the Coupé body shell for frontal impacts, and to the lateral reinforcements
of the door and its surrounds. This assembly is perfectly assisted by the seven
air bags providing close contact protection, with one airbag located on the
Scoring a total of 35 points which resulted in the 5-star result, the 407
Coupé was also awarded 4 stars for child protection and 2 stars for pedestrian
The 407 Coupé goes on sale in Australia during the first quarter of 2006, and will feature
high levels of active safety as standard such as ESP and ABS with EBFD, to
perfectly compliment its outstanding levels of passive safety.
2006 Peugeot 407 Coupe
Peugeot Round Australia Trial 50th Anniversary
3rd December, 2005
In April 2006, to mark the victory of a Peugeot 403 in the first Ampol Trial
in 1956, Peugeot Automobiles Australia will sponsor the Peugeot Round Australia Trial 50th Anniversary Rerun .....
Peugeot Welcomes UK Bio-Fuel initiative
13th November, 2005
Peugeot is keen to make customers aware that their HDi diesel cars are
already capable of operating on this environmentally friendly fuel .....
UK Requires 5% Renewable Fuel By 2010
13th November, 2005
The UK's Transport Secretary has announced new measures to make transport
fuels 'greener' by requiring 5% of all fuel sold on UK forecourts to come from a renewable source by 2010 .....
UK Crackdown On The Uninsured
11th November, 2005
In the UK, tough new enforcement action to crackdown on uninsured drivers has
been unveiled. From yesterday, police forces across the UK can use automatic number plate recognition cameras to spot
and ultimately seize and destroy cars being driven without insurance .....
Industry Gears Up For End Of Year Sales Push
6th November, 2005
Australian motor vehicle sales dropped slightly in October, interrupting a
run of record monthly results that have pushed the market to new heights this year .....
Peugeot’s Carbon Sink in the Amazon Forest
5th November, 2005
The CEO of PSA and the Director of France’s Office National des Forêts
(ONF), traveled to the São Nicolau tree farm in Brazil for a review of their experimental carbon sink project .....
Toyota Infringement Of Antonov Patents Update
19th October, 2005
Update: The case received its preliminary hearing on 22nd September 2005 having
previously been postponed by the company to allow further negotiations with Toyota
New Peugeot 307 Debuts In Sydney
14th October, 2005
A new look and new features for the new Peugeot 307, which has been launched
at the 2005 Australian International Motor Show
Record Month As Small Car Sales Boom
10th October, 2005
The Australian motor vehicle market continues to head towards a new annual
record, driven by a big increase in demand for smaller cars and light trucks .....
Peugeot at Sydney's Motor Show
6th October, 2005
The 2005 Australian International Motor Show will prove to be one of the
biggest ever shows for the Peugeot brand in Australia .....
Peugeot 307 CC
Very appealing with the top up
excessively appealing with the top down!
29th September, 2004