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Peugeot 206 is a super mini car produced from 1998 to 2010. Originally it appeared in hatchback design with three petrol engines (from 1.1 to 1.6 liters) and 1.9-liter diesel engine, later appeared-the HDi version with direct injection. In 2001, there were still two versions of 206: coupe-cabriolet 206 CC with a folding metal roof and the versatile 206 SW, and at the end of 2005 appeared Peugeot 206 sedan. According to the results of crash tests EuroNCAP Model 206 with frontal airbags and without side airbags received 4 out of 5 stars.
Exterior and Interior
The design of the vehicle is quite aggressive because of the slanted headlights, embossed bumper with black lining and a dynamic, rapid silhouette. Inside the car is quite spacious, and the interior is designed in such a way that the car can transport goods up to 2.2 meters long. The interior of the cabin could be trimmed with either fabric or leather upholstery. The interior of the Peugeot 206 is simple but at the same time with a certain “twist”, which is presented in excellent proportions between practicality and creativity, when the latter does not interfere with the first. The devices are clear, the driver's seat and steering wheel adjustments are rich. For the convenience of the cabin there are many roomy drawers and shelves. The insulation is pleasing, the motor sound is heard only at high speeds.
Trims and Restyling
In 2001 appeared a new model Peugeot 206 State Wagon, whose appearance gave it the character of a sports car. Increased by 19 centimeters length enabled the designers to work over the luggage compartment, it became 28% bigger than the previous version of the trunk. On the roof of the Peugeot 206 SW there are mounted rails for transporting bulky cargo. Technical characteristics of the car follow the hatchback. In 2003, the car has received a new engine and transmission, as well as side curtain airbags. In the same year debuted a charged version of the hatchback 206 RC with the maximum speed of 220 km/h. At the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2005, the manufacturer presented a model of Peugeot 206 Sedan. The manufacture of this vehicle is established in Tehran in the factory of one of the company Peugeot industrial partners.
Car 206 CC is the original design of the French manufacturer Peugeot. The vehicle is made with the coupe-cabriolet body and has a folding metal roof. The model is constructed on the platform of a hatchback 206. The main feature of the car is hard folding roof - this option is installed on the top of the class of the European cars for the first time. The debut of Peugeot 206 CC was held in 2000. The design was developed in the Italian studio Pininfarina. The capacity of the luggage compartment of the vahicle varies in the redistribution of 175-400 liters, depending on the roof position. The transformation of the car using electric roof opener takes 20 seconds.
The car is offered with 1.6-liter engine and an output of 110 horsepower and working together with a four-speed automatic or five-speed manual transmission. In Europe, the car was also sold with 110-hp and 135-hp engines. Peugeot 206 CC Production was stopped in 2007. During this time, the company managed to sell 360 thousand copies of the coupe-convertible, making it the undisputed leader in the class.
Peugeot 206 Review Conclusion
The car received high popularity as a result of the easy availability and relatively low price. Today, Peugeot 206 is represented in almost all car showrooms and occupies a leading position among the sales of cars in the class B. Once you see this car you won’t forget it, because it is a trendsetter in the car world of new epoch.
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