Peugeot 908 alternatives
Latest model: Peugeot 908 V12 HDi DPFS 2007
On 14 June 2005, Peugeot announced its decision to accept a new technological challenge: to win one of the world's most prestigious and demanding motor races, the Le Mans 24 Hours, with a vehicle powered by an Hdi diesel motor equipped with a diesel particulate filter system (DPFS).
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This legendary race, which each year attracts more than 200000, spectators, will offer Peugeot with an opportunity to express fully the values enshrined in its philosophy: excellence, demonstrated by the choice of endurance coupled with reliability, dynamism, emphasised by a team challenge based on performance, looks, illustrated by the car's feline profile, and lastly innovation, expressed amongst other ways via the use of technology developed to protect the environment.
The vehicle that will screen the Peugeot colors in the Le Mans 24 Hours race and in the Le Mans Series in 2007 will be the Peugeot 908. The choice of number comes from, 90 designating an exceptional Peugeot model and 8 the next number in sequence after the 907 concept vehicle.
The choice of body style is that of a closed vehicle, in line with changes to the regulations announced by the Automobile Club de L'ouest on 16 June 2006. Equally there was also a desire to keep a link with the two-times winner of the Le Mans 24 Hours in 1992 and 1993, the Peugeot 905.