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Peugeot 208 flagship comes in hot with turbo power

• PureTech engines benefit fuel economy and dynamics • Innovative i-Cockpit enhances style and ergonomics • Five-star safety and sophisticated technology JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng - The launch in South Africa of the latest Peugeot 208 GT-Line, the automaker says, ''marks the arrival of a revitalised new range flagship and comes with lots of premium and sporty… Continue reading Peugeot 208 flagship comes in hot with turbo power

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Great finish! Two SA Toyotas on podium after 2018 Dakar

Great finish for Toyota SA's teams Second overall for Al Attiyah/Baumel Third overall for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz CORDOBA, Argentina - What a Dakar result for South African drivers and engineering! Toyota SA entries second and third in the overall standings - beating the best from the rest of the automotive world - and first and… Continue reading Great finish! Two SA Toyotas on podium after 2018 Dakar

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Dakar Stage 13: End of the road for Ten Brinke

• Stage 13 triumph for Al-Attiyah/Baumel • De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz home third • Retirement for Ten Brinke/Périn CORDOBA, ARGENTINA – If ever there was a stage on the Dakar that proved what a fickle mistress this event can be, then Stage 13 was it for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA. On the one hand, there was… Continue reading Dakar Stage 13: End of the road for Ten Brinke

2018 DAKAR STAGE 12
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Dakar Stage 12: Win for SA bakkie, two more in top five

Victory on Stage 12 for Al-Attiyah/Baumel Third on Stage 12 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz Mini entry arrives to join the leaders SAN JUAN, Argentina - Thursday's (Jan 18) 2018 Dakar Stage 12 saw South Africa's Toyota Gazoo Racing’s Qatari driver Nasser Al-Attiyah score his 12th stage victory in the rally, his third stage win in… Continue reading Dakar Stage 12: Win for SA bakkie, two more in top five

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Ten Brinke makes stunning mark on Dakar Stage 11

Victory on Stage 11 for Toyota's Ten Brinke/Périn Fifth place for Al-Attiyah/Baumel and... Sixth on Stage 11 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz CHILECITO, Argentina - Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s Bernhard ten Brinke (Netherlands) and French navigator Michel Périn have won Stage 11 of Dakar 2018. The day (Wednesday) had started, unlike all others, with the top… Continue reading Ten Brinke makes stunning mark on Dakar Stage 11

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SA Toyotas still up front after gruelling Dakar Stage 10

Second on Stage 10 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz Fifth on Stage 10 for Ten Brinke/Périn Suspension hit costs Al Attiyah/Baumel 29min BELEN, Argentina - Tuesday, Day 10 of the 2018 Dakar Rally, was a day of mixed results for Toyota Gazoo Racing over 373km of racing, split into two sections, after a 424km liaison. Happily… Continue reading SA Toyotas still up front after gruelling Dakar Stage 10

Dakar 2018 Day 7
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Three SA Toyotas in Dakar top five after marathon stage

All three Toyota Hilux race cars at Uyuni unscathed Second on stage for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz Third on stage for Al-Attiyah/Baumel UYUNI, Bolivia – Stage 7 of Dakar 2018 was the marathon stage that's always part of the event.. this year a 425km test at high altitude run with no overnight service crew, the job… Continue reading Three SA Toyotas in Dakar top five after marathon stage

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Testing over! Meet the last Peugeot Dakar Rally car

Heavier and wider - Peugeot's 3008DKR Maxi. 2018 will be last Dakar for French automaker Four teams - same crews as back in 2017 MARRAKECH, Morocco - Team Peugeot Total has completed its seventh and final test session for the brand's 2018 Dakar Rally so is, the automaker says, "ready and eager to tackle 2018's South… Continue reading Testing over! Meet the last Peugeot Dakar Rally car

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Dial and deal: Peugeot fits auto showroom into a phone box

Red phone box now a Peugeot 'call centre' ‘Order Online’ proves you can buy er, well, anywhere No sales staff, customer is in complete control LONDON, England - Automaker Peugeot now has the smallest car dealership in the world... about a metre square but on prime land in the middle of England's capital city. It's… Continue reading Dial and deal: Peugeot fits auto showroom into a phone box

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New-generation Peugeot 3008 SUV goes all high-tech

Most advanced vehicle yet offered by Peugeot Fifth Peugeot to win Car of Year but first SUV to win 3008 SUV first to have latest of Peugeot i-Cockpit MORE INTERIOR space despite compact shell dimensions, class-leading technology and crash protection, lighter, more agile and more fuel-frugal than the previous model - just some of the… Continue reading New-generation Peugeot 3008 SUV goes all high-tech