Peugeot 3008: ‘Perfect for the Pyrenees – or the school run’

18 August 2019 05:00
Peugeot’s comfortable new SUV offers cycling correspondent Jeremy Whittle a front row seat to all the action at this year’s Tour de FrancePeugeot 3008Price £25,3950-62mph 10.8 secondsTop speed 117mphMPG 68.9CO2 from 109g/km Eco score ?????Few riders have dominated the world of cycling like Eddy Merckx. Known to all who feared him as the “Cannibal” because of his voracious appetite for devouring opponents, he is also often cited as the world’s most famous Belgian – that’s if you don’t count Jacques Brel, Eden Hazard or Jean-Claude Van Damme. In all he won five Tours de France, the first coming exactly 50 years ago, just as Neil Armstrong took that first small step on the moon. In honour of Merckx, and maybe all stellar performers, this year’s Tour started in Brussels, not far from his place of birth. Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian