Peu­geot makes his­tory in the US

Yorkshire Post - Motoring - - NEWS -

THE Peu­geot 208 T16 has be­come part of Amer­i­can au­to­mo­tive his­tory by win­ning Pikes Peak, the sec­ond-old­est car race in the US af­ter the Indy 500.

Sébastien Loeb has been crowned the new King of the Peak af­ter ne­go­ti­at­ing the 12.42 miles and 156 cor­ners at an aver­age speed of 87.471mph.

His time of eight min­utes 13.878 sec­onds, beat the pre­vi­ous best of nine min­utes 46.164 sec­onds set by New Zealan­der Rhys Millen last year.

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