Peugeot is one of the most famous car companies in the world. Millions of people dream of buying cars from this manufacturer.
It is worth noting that the brand has been on the market since the end of the nineteenth century and the first development of the company is the three-wheeled "Serpollet-Peugeot". By 1913, the concern had become one of the most popular in the world. Already in those years, the developers managed to create a car that could accelerate to 183 km/h.
Things have changed a lot since then, and now the organization creates high-quality vehicles that millions of people dream of. Although even in modern times, the same legendary features of the company's thoroughbred cars can be traced.
In this article we would like to tell you about a rather old model produced by Peugeot. Most likely, almost every one of you is familiar with it, since the car is considered truly legendary.
"Peugeot 306". Model history
In the winter of 1993, Peugeot introduced to the general public a car called "Peugeot306" with a hatchback body. Since the modification was of such dimensions, it fell into the "Golf class". In those years, this vehicle constantly competed with the popular Opel Astra, as well as the Mazda 323.
The car was presented in three versions and differed in engine size. In addition, there was a fourth version, but it had a turbodiesel.
In the autumn of the same year, Peugeot decides to release the "XSi" version, then the "Cabriolet" version.
In fact, this car can be called a road version of the popular Peugeot 306 Maxi, designed for rally.
In 1995, the company decides to release a sedan version, which has become very relevant, since many people like this type of car. Moreover, this modification has been greatly improved. A new version of the torsion bar rear suspension was introduced here, which improved the stability of the car itself.
After this event, the company released several more variations. She changed the appearance of the car several times, making it look very elegant.
By 2001, the company decided to stop production of the Peugeot 306, although it is still very popular, especially in Russia. This vehicle was replaced by the new Peugeot 307.
Specifications Peugeot 306
Because there were so many modifications, it is difficult to give any exact specifications. We will talk about what was in the very first model in 1993.
Model with engine size1, 4 had 75 hp. Of course, in our time these are very small numbers, but in those years they were quite good for an ordinary car.
The maximum speed of the car is 165 km/h. Acceleration time to 100 km / h in 14.9 seconds. Drive type - front. Fuel consumption is low - 6.7 liters per 100 kilometers.
Peugeot 306 reviews
Most owners of this wonderful compact car say that the car is very frisky for its age. It has a small consumption of gasoline, which gives a huge plus to this vehicle. In addition, the car looks quite interesting.
We hope that the article was interesting and informative for you, and you managed to find answers to all your questions.