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Living with the Peugeot 508: A Fortnight in Sunny Noosa

        The Iphone 4 with Navigon. NOTE: the 2 buttons below the phone have a cupholder either side. With the driver’s cupholder in use, the Cup sits so high that it BLOCKS the LCD screen even if the larger SATNAV screen is fitted. Can you imagine steaming hot coffee spilling into the … Continue reading Living with the Peugeot 508: A Fortnight in Sunny Noosa

Noosa Diaries: day 7 Troy’s visit

NOTE:- Last night went down the hill for dinner. There is a surf comp in tow so the place is heaving. There were waits at all the food joints. I thought a place on the beach might have been nice to take the parents for like everywhere else there was at least a half hour … Continue reading Noosa Diaries: day 7 Troy’s visit

Noosa Diaries: day 6 Crikey, it’s Australia Zoo day!

NOTE:- day 5 hung out in Noosa. Nothing to report.   It’s a million degrees today. I remember now why I left Queensland. We’re meeting hubby’s mum and dad at Australia Zoo out on the old highway. In all the years we had a beach house at Marcoola/Mudjimba and drove past this zoon we never … Continue reading Noosa Diaries: day 6 Crikey, it’s Australia Zoo day!

Noosa Diaries: day 2 Hastings Street. The pug gets the day on light duties.

    Roll over the image for info or click for a larger view.   It’s been raining so not risking getting caught in it so we’ve driven the few hundred metres down the hill. I couldn’t bear to leave the Pug in the garage. She performed faultlessly today but what can go wrong going … Continue reading Noosa Diaries: day 2 Hastings Street. The pug gets the day on light duties.

Peugeot 508 eHDI: Fab or Fail?

http://youtu.be/Fvc0vqn0KXo The good: gorgeous body, classy interior, good equipment level. The bad: stop/start not smooth,awful  transmission - too slow to change up You’ll remember we nearly wet ourselves when we tested the gorgeous 508 GT saloon and Allure Wagon a few months ago. We fairly frothed at the mouth at the handling that harkened back … Continue reading Peugeot 508 eHDI: Fab or Fail?

Peugeot 508: A little French Kissin

508: A posh French Kiss. We spent a week with the stunning Peugeot 508 GT. Yes I said stunning. I know stunningness has been missing from the Peugeot line up in recent times. Until the gorgeous RCZ turned up you would be forgiven for thinking that the designers were on holiday leaving the kids in … Continue reading Peugeot 508: A little French Kissin

Peugeot Set To Preview 508 At Australian International Motor Show 2011

  How’s this from a scrumptious executive 4 door Euro-Car? Peugeot’s new 508 will make its first local public appearance at this year’s Australian International Motor Show in Melbourne. The widely acclaimed 508 is due to go on sale in Australia as of 15th July; however Peugeot will offer a special preview at the Peugeot … Continue reading Peugeot Set To Preview 508 At Australian International Motor Show 2011