posted 9 years ago

Peugeot RCZ on sale in April

The first of Peugeots style revolution will be the dramatic Peugeot RCZ coupe

The first of Peugeot's style revolution will be the dramatic Peugeot RCZ coupe will goes on sale in April priced at just over £20,000.

Sales are already off to a flying start with the special editions of fifty in white and fifty in black already sole out three months before the car goes on sale.

The Peugeot RCZ coupe will have a choice of three engines, two versions of the turbocharged 1.6 litre THP petrol unit producing 156bhp and 200bhp and a 163bhp two litre HDi turbo diesel. Six speed transmission is available on all three, the 156bhp 1.6THP also has the option of a six speed automatic.

The fastest Peugeot RCZ version is of course the 200bhp 1.6 THP it has a 0-62mph time of 7.6 seconds, while the HDi is tops for fuel economy at 52.3mpg combined, with a corresponding CO2 rating of 139g/km. Large brakes, a two-position active rear spoiler, and a state-of-the art stability and traction control system should ensure that the Peugeot RCZ can be exploited safely.

Peugeot promises that the Peugeot RCZ will drive as sharply as it looks and another significant step up is the quality of the interior.