Tag Archive: 908 HDi FAP

Nov 07

Peugeot seals ILMC title in China

In Intercontinental Le Mans Cup 1000km of Zhuhai

Team Peugeot Total produced a blend of panache and suspense to round off the 908 HDi FAP’s career with a resounding victory in Sunday’s 1000km of Zhuhai (southeast China). After monopolising the front row of the grid at the start, the two cars succeeded in dominating the early part of the race before coming under pressure themselves. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 30

Peugeot 90X breaks cover (+photo)

The prototype that will defend its colours in 2011

In parallel to its 2010 race programme with the 908 HDi FAP, Peugeot Sport has been busy designing and developing the prototype that will defend its colours in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 06

Le Mans 24 Hours: Peugeot’s Le Mans offensive

Preview Le Mans 24 Hours (June 6-13, 2010)

On the momentum of its one-two finish at Le Mans this time last year, Peugeot is on the hunt for a second straight win in the prestigious French competition. Twelve months of hard preparation work since June 2009 have kept the team under pressure in its bid to secure repeat success on this uniquely popular event which attracts more than 250,000 spectators annually. Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 20

12 Hours of Sebring: Qualifying off to a successful start for Peugeot

After spending the past week pounding round the demanding circuit at Sebring

Team Peugeot Total has succeeded in qualifying its two 908 HDi FAPs on the front row for this weekend’s 12-hour clash. Three qualifying laps each bagged front row starts for Marc Gené and Nicolas Minassian… Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 18

Peugeot Sport chooses Team Oreca Matmut

After taking time to consult the various teams which expressed an interest in running a Peugeot 908 HDi FAP in 2010

Peugeot Sport has finally decided to provide Team ORECA MATMUT with a car. The motor sport record of the Hugues de Chaunac-directed operation provides clear evidence of the team’s skill and professionalism, while the team has provided assurances of its ability to source the necessary funding to enter a 2010-specification 908 HDi FAP in the Le Mans 24 Hours and in the Le Mans Series. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 03

Sebastien Loeb in 24 Hours of Le Mans a possibility…

Last week saw Peugeot Sport organise a test session with the 908 HDi FAP at the new Motorland circuit in Aragon, Spain

The drivers present at this test were Sébastien Bourdais, Marc Gené, Franck Montagny, Alexander Wurz and Sébastien Loeb. Sébastien Loeb made an active contribution to the test which formed part of a programme leading up to a possible participation for the Frenchman in the 2010 Le Mans 24 Hours, given that there is no WRC round scheduled the same weekend. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 22

Peugeot celebrates its Le Mans triumph

At Le Mans

Five months after its one-two finish in June’s Le Mans 24 Hours, Peugeot Sport returns to the French circuit to celebrate its success at the ‘Rencontres Peugeot Sport’ weekend at Le Mans-Bugatti (November 5-8) where a packed programme has been put together for spectators. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 10

A fruitful practice session for Peugeot-Sport

In the wet

Although much of this evening’s free practice took place in heavy rain, Team Peugeot Total profited from the six-hour session to get in some valuable running time and set-up work. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 04

Peugeot: After the disappointment in 2008

With its unsuccessful bid to win the 2008 Le Mans 24 Hours with the 908 HDi FAP

The 908HDi stood out as endurance racing’s best car, Peugeot Sport has not eased up in the slightest. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 11

WRC: Quesnel takes up Peugeot role

Olivier Quesnel named as new director of Peugeot Sport

Alongside his current Citroen role. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 10

Le Mans: Peugeot focused on manufacturers’ crown

Peugeot will look to secure the championship title

As the Le Mans Series season draws to a close at Silverstone. Read the rest of this entry »


May 05

Le Mans Series: Spa preview

The final hurdle!

The third round of the 2008 Le Mans Series calendar is the 1,000km de Spa-Francorchamps which stands out as Team Peugeot Total’s final opportunity to prepare competitively for the season’s highlight, the Le Mans 24 Hours.

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