Peugeot 407 Coupe (2006–2011)
Good looking coupe to replace 406 coupe after a gap of a few years. First shown February 2005 Geneva Show, Engine line-up to include 2.7V6 twin turbo diesel with 200bhp and 440Nm torque. Production model launched Frankfurt Motor Show September 2005. Available in the UK January 2006. Plenty of room for four and their luggage.
Three engines: 2.2 litre 16 valve petrol with 160bhp, 3.0 litre V6 24 valve petrol with 211bhp, 2.7 litre V6 24 valve HDI Diesel with Particulate Emission Filter developing 205bhp. All fitted with six speed gearboxes manual or automatic dependent on model. Double wishbone front suspension with integral multi-arm rear suspension. ABS, ESP, traction control, emergency brake assist, seven airbags, active front head restraints. 2.7 V6 HDI auto is particularly smooth, quick and quiet. By far the best choice in the range.
2.2 Petrol S £21,900
2.2 Petrol SE £24,200
3.0 V6 Petrol SE £26,700
3.0 V6 Petrol Auto SE £27,670
2.7 V6 HDi Auto SE £29,200
3.0 V6 Petrol GT £28,400
3.0 V6 Petrol Auto GT £29,400
2.7 V6 HDi Auto GT £30,900
2.0 HDi 136 launched August 2007 with a CO2 output of 156g/km and 48.0mpg Combined. Top speed 129mph, and 0-60mph in 9.8 seconds. Also range change with a single ‘Sport’ trim level and a choice of four engines: new 2.0-litre HDi 136, 2.2-litre petrol, 3.0-litre V6 petrol manual and 2.7-litre V6 HDi automatic.
Prices start at £19,530 for the Sport 2.2-litre petrol, while the new 2.0-litre Sport HDi 136 version is available from £19,995, on the road. All Sport versions are available with, and without, RT4 satellite navigation as standard.
407 Coupé HDi 136 Bellagio launched 22-1-2008 priced at £21,995. Exclusively available in Flamenco Red or new Nera Black metallic. Specification includes RT4 Multi Media System (with satnav) and 18” alloy wheels.
Revamp Announced. New V6 HDi PEF 3.0-litre engine is coupled with a 6-speed sequential automatic
gearbox and develops a maximum power output of 241bhp at 3,800rpm. (Same as Jaguar XF.) Maximum torque of 450Nm is available from 1,600rpm up to 3,600rpm.
Performance of 0-60mph in 7.4 seconds matched Combined Cycle of 39.2mpg and 189g/km of CO2. EU 5. 3.0-litre HDi V6 models are distinguished externally by symmetrically mounted twin oval exhaust pipes, on either side of the rear bumper diffuser.
New 2.0-litre HDi PEF engine produces 163bhp at 3,750 rpm and is coupled with a
6-speed manual gearbox. With this power and maximum torque of 340Nm from 2,000 to 3,000rpm. Combined fuel economy of52.3mpg, CO2 at 140g/km.
Styling of 407 Coupé is subtly enhanced by chrome trim spanning the entire upper section of the side windows. The door mirrors, which are now larger to offer better rear vision, conform to new legislative standards, and the 407 Coupé's Connect Navigation (RNEG) now includes BluetoothTM hands-free as standard equipment.
UK prices for the 407 Sport HDi 163 FAP 6-speed manual is £22,990 and £27,490 for the Sport 3.0 V6 HDi 240 FAP 6-speed automatic.