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The Top Gear car review:Peugeot 308
For:Looks and feels comfortable with flashes of premium quality
Against:Not the most dynamic car in this class, some plastics a little scratchy
What is it?
The smartly styled 308 marks a real step-on for Peugeot. Forget the dreary old model of the same name, this latest one boasts an all-new platform, all-new interior and all-new fight on its hands. Whereas the old one was firmly an also-ran, this one very much takes the fight to the Volkswagen Golf and Ford Focus.