The New PEUGEOT 308 (Hatchback and SW) was among the finalists in the European Car of the Year (COTY) awards, which is seen as the Oscar of the automobile. 23 COTY (European Car of the Year) jury members representing 61 different countries chose the New PEUGEOT 308 among the last 39 finalists from 7 candidate cars. In this prestigious competition, a PEUGEOT model was among the finalists for the 9th time in the last 5 years. The winner of the 2022 Car of the Year Award will be announced on February 28 in Geneva, Switzerland.
The new PEUGEOT 308 continues the French manufacturer's tradition in the European Car of the Year (COTY) awards. Drawing attention with its flawless features, the PEUGEOT 308 has become the 2013th PEUGEOT model that has made it to the finals of the competition since 5. PEUGEOT before that; It was a finalist at the end of 2019 with the 208 at the end of 2018, with the 508 at the end of 2016 (Hatchback and SW), with the SUV 3008 at the end of 308, and with the previous generation 2013 (Hatchback and SW). He left 3 of these nominations by winning the award. The European Car of the Year Award was won by the PEUGEOT 2020 in 208, the PEUGEOT SUV 2017 in 3008 and the PEUGEOT 2014 (Hatchback and SW) in 308. The French manufacturer managed to be one of the last 308 finalists among 39 candidates with the new PEUGEOT 7 model this year.
There is only one 'Car of the Year' winner
In the European Car of the Year (COTY) competition, one of the most important awards of the automotive industry, there is no category, subdivision or class distinction. Only one model qualifies as Car of the Year each year. The jury consists of 23 members from 61 European countries. Each of them casts their votes from a comprehensive list of 39 participants in the first voting, and seven finalists are determined. Car of the Year website to list of participants and finalists https://www.caroftheyear.org/ can be accessed via The winner of the 2022 Car of the Year Award will be announced on February 28 in Geneva (Switzerland).
24.000 orders already received
The new PEUGEOT 308 in the C segment renewed the family with hatchback and station wagon versions. By the end of October, over 24.000 orders had been received across Europe. 22% of these orders consisted of the brand new rechargeable hybrid version. The impressive design of the completely renewed model manages to impress car lovers at first sight. In addition, the new PEUGEOT 308 offers more space for rear seat users with its spacious interior design. The new PEUGEOT 308 best reflects PEUGEOT's DNA, with vertical signature LED lights at the front and a three-claw stop design at the rear. Representing the latest point of advanced technology with the latest i-Cockpit® (compact steering wheel, raised instrument display and central touchscreen with configurable buttons) and driving support systems, the model offers the highest efficiency with its gasoline and diesel engines, while 180 and 225 hp It also impresses with its rechargeable hybrid version, which can be preferred with options of .