14 03, 2012

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

By |2017-03-10T15:15:25+10:00March 14th, 2012|Diesel, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Noosa Heads, Peugeot Reviews|0 Comments

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 went in. The 508 has [...]

8 03, 2012

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

By |2017-03-10T15:20:55+10:00March 8th, 2012|Diesel, Noosa Heads, Peugeot Reviews|0 Comments

    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 downhill for 2 minutes. Weather [...]

13 12, 2011

Peugeot 508 eHDI: Fab or Fail?

By |2017-03-10T15:21:25+10:00December 13th, 2011|Diesel, Executive Saloons, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Hybrid, Peugeot Reviews|3 Comments

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 to the halcyon days of [...]

18 10, 2011

Peugeot 508: A little French Kissin

By |2017-03-10T15:21:56+10:00October 18th, 2011|Diesel, Peugeot Reviews|6 Comments

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 charge. Now the 508 follows [...]

23 06, 2011

Peugeot Set To Preview 508 At Australian International Motor Show 2011

By |2019-06-29T18:15:39+10:00June 23rd, 2011|Car Reviews by Brand, Gay Car News, Gay cars fit for a queen?, Peugeot Reviews|1 Comment

  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 stand throughout the motor show, [...]