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Peugeot 508 (2011-2018) review

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Key features
  • Large
  • Used only
  • Petrol/Diesel/Mild hybrid
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Peugeot has a long legacy of making big, comfortable saloon cars, and the 508 - which effectively replaces both the 407 and the slow-selling 607 - has been the latest in line since its 2011 launch. But although Peugeot's range-toppers sell well in its homeland, can the 508 tempt British buyers out of their BMWs and Audis? Read on for our full review.

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December 2021

First reviewed by Which?

April 2011

Released

April 2011

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