Peugeot announces the price of the newest addition to the exciting 207 range, the 207 GT 1.6 Turbo.

The 207 GT 1.6 Turbo is the first model in the 207 range to be fitted with one of the Peugeot / BMW developed 1.6 petrol engines.

The engine in the 207 GT 1.6 Turbo is the 1.6 litre turbo charged direct injection petrol engine, producing 150 bhp at 5800 rpm and 180 lb ft of torque at only 1400 rpm.

Available as a 3 door model and in GT trim only, the 207 GT 1.6 Turbo will have a comprehensive specification including: six airbags, ABS, EBFD, EBA, ESP, tyre pressure sensors, two Isofix three-point rear child seat mountings, electric windows, Thatcham class 1 alarm / deadlocks, automatic static directional headlamps and wipers, dual zone climate control air conditioning, panoramic “Cielo” glass roof with sunblind, 17″ alloy wheels, steering column adjustable for reach and rake, height adjustable driver and passenger seats and half leather trim.

Not since the legendary Peugeot 205 T16 has Peugeot produced a petrol turbo charged supermini, but the story does not stop here, as next year will see the launch of a more powerful turbo charged 207!

The New Peugeot 207 GT 1.6 Turbo will go on sale in the UK in November 2006, priced at only £14,345 on-the-road.