Is the Peugeot 307 any good?

Is the Peugeot 307 any good?

The 307 is a tall, heavy motor – it’s slow to respond and vulnerable to crosswinds. And, although the ride is firm, you won’t be running off to the chiropractor. So, it’s not exactly a rival for the Ford Focus in how it dirves, but it is at least safe and predictable.

When was the last Peugeot 307 made?

Peugeot 307
Production 2001–2008 (France) 2004–2011 (Argentina) 2001–2014 (China)
Assembly Mulhouse, France (Mulhouse Plant) Sochaux, France (Sochaux Plant) Wuhan, China (Dongfeng) Villa Bosch, Argentina El Palomar, Argentina
Designer Murat Gunak
Body and chassis

How heavy is a Peugeot 307?

Peugeot 307 1.6i 16v Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight
Rear Tyres – Rims dimensions : 195/65 R15
Curb Weight : 1279 kg OR 2820 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 11.7 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 341 L

What is HDi on a car?

HDi – a diesel engine (HDi stands for High-pressure direct injection) eHDi – a diesel engine with start /stop technology. The engine cuts out when the vehicle comes to a standstill (such as at traffic lights) and restarts when the accelerator is depressed.

What kind of car was the Peugeot 307?

Although the 307 waltzed away with the 2001 European Car of the Year award, many Peugeot die-hards were unconvinced by its frumpily upright stance and lack of a fire-breathing GTi version.

What’s the difference between a 306 and a 307?

While it replaced the 306 it was significantly larger than its predecessor. While the 306 was regarded as a small car, the 307 was a size larger, almost a mid-sized model. But along with the extra size came an airy and roomy interior, which provided comfortable accommodation for four, or five at a pinch.

Are there any Airbags in the Peugeot 307?

Staving off any thoughts of your own mortality, the 307 is one of the first cars in its class to feature six airbags as standard. In addition to the familiar twin front and side bags, curtain airbags protect both front and rear passengers from flying glass and side impact in the event of an accident.

What’s the average fuel consumption of a Peugeot 307?

Average fuel consumption figures are 54.3 and 35.8mpg respectively. The 307 feels refined and supple on the road, but never shows the sort of manic side the 306 possesses. The ride is comfortable with body roll well suppressed although the potential for greatness can be felt in the chassis.