Other Peugeot models are also interesting and showcased the sport kupe RCZ two-door, 2 +2. This car is sold at Rp 753 million. Both use the same gasoline engine equipped with a turbocharged 1.6-liter. The ability of both the car engine produces power 156 PS@5.800 Nm@1.400 rpm and 240 rpm.
Both also use a 6-speed Tiptronic transmission, ESP, ABS and EBD. Special RCZ, the front seat can be adjusted via buttons and use the skin, front and rear parking sensors, active rear spoiler, automatic headlamps and 18-inch rims. While the 508 uses 17-inch rim. Another special feature of the sedan dimensions, ie length of 4792 mm, width 1853 mm (from body to body), 2068 mm (if the two mirrors is opened), and wheelbase 2817 mm.
Other features in this sedan is a paddle shift allows the driver to manually move the teeth. Apart from the two models, the Peugeot 207 sedan also showcased imported from Malaysia, 3008 Crossover, and MPV 5008.
According to the salesperson Peugeot on the first day, of all the models on display, 3008 and 5008 are the most desirable. In fact, the most widely taken of to serve as the background picture taken is RCZ. On the first day alone, kupe already received three orders. Hence, the Peugeot salesman who had encountered Kompas.com sure that their targets at IIMS 2011, ie 30 units, can be reached!
The location of a factory in Kaluga who also produce a brand new Mitsubishi and will be held in September. This year, the plant capacity is expected to reach 25,000 units with a maximum capacity of 100,000 units per year.
Of the two manufacturers, the total investment that has been implanted in Kaluga reached U.S. $ 641 million. PSA Peugeot Citroen to donate 70 percent of investment of around U.S. $ 450 million, while the Mitsubishi U.S. $ 191 million.
“We are very ambitious in Russia. We have to boost sales and increase our presence. Russia is the main market for us,” said Director of Peugeot Russia Francois Poirier.