Peugeot’s 308 SW manages to offer both striking looks and lots of space

The French brand has managed to build a family car that rides beautifully, but doesn’t sacrifice handling in the process

The new Peugeot 308 SW Allure is pricey enough at €32,765

In the space of just a few years, Peugeot’s range has undergone a complete transformation. Once dismissed as dull and dreary, the French brand is now at the forefront of automotive design, creating funky family cars and cool crossovers.

The 308 family hatchback is the latest model to make the move from drab to desirable, and it has now spawned a more practical SW estate version. The latter comes with sharp looks and a big ...