Peugeot trades on its iconic GTi badge

Peugeot reinvents its small GTi for the safety-conscious times we live in, writes Shane O'Donoghue.

27th April, 2013
The 208 GTi is incredibly safe and secure -- no matter how extreme the road or provocation from the driver.

It has been a long time since the car enthusiast on a budget has had such a wide and varied choice of models. After a flurry of new small hot hatch launches this year buyers can choose from the keen Ford Fiesta ST, the promising Clio Renaultsport 200 Turbo, Nissan's bonkers Juke Nismo and now this, the Peugeot 208 GTi.

The GTi badge instantly gives the little 208 kudos, something that has not been lost on Peugeot's...

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