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Overall verdict

The Top Gear car review:Peugeot 308

Overall verdict
A job well done. The Golf is better, but not by much.


Looks and feels comfortable with flashes of premium quality


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. 

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