Peugeot 908 HDi FAP Prototypes For Le Mans 2007
More details later, but for now just a brief look at the engine
for the new for 2007 Peugeot 908.
is a 5.5 litre 100 degree V12 twin turbo, with the significant addition
of a pair of Peugeot particulate filters (right).
This morning’s press conference at Le Mans
confirmed that a full scale mock-up of the car will be presented
at the Paris Motor Show in September, ahead of a first track test
in late 2006.
There is no confirmation yet whether the car will
be open-topped or a closed ‘coupe’ but the factory team
has confirmed that the chassis will be built in-house and that two
cars will contest the 2007 Le Mans 24 Hours.