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Peugeot 308 GTi - best ever Peugeot Sport cars

It doesn’t take long to appreciate the sharp chassis and responsive steering of the latest hot hatch to wear Peugeot’s famed GTi badge. 

It doesn’t take long to appreciate the sharp chassis and responsive steering of the latest hot hatch to wear Peugeot’s famed GTi badge. 

With a 266bhp 1.6-litre turbo, the 308 GTi could potentially feel a little strained, yet its motor is impressive across the rev range. It’s coupled with a sophisticated chassis that features a Torsen limited-slip diff and Michelin Super Sport tyres. The car never feels out of its depth, and this latest GTi is every inch the pure Peugeot hot hatch.

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Specifications

Engine: 1.6-litre in-line 4cyl turbo Power: 266bhp/6,000rpm Torque: 329Nm/1,900rpm Transmission: Six-speed manual, front-wheel driveWeight: 1,790kg Top speed: 155mph 0-62mph: 6.0 secsBuilt: 2015 to date

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