litre Turbo V12
The Peugeot 908 RC was a concept was first seen at the
2006 Paris Motor Show.
The luxurious 2+2 Peugeot 908 RC is powered by a 5.5 litre
twin turbo V12
developing 700 horsepower and 885 lb/ft of torque. The
same engine was used in Peugeot's 908 race car for the
le Mans 24 hour race in 2007.
Styling of the 908 RC concept is not dissimilar to the
Peugeot 907 supercar concept
of late 2004. Although the new car has a more brutal looking
front end when compared to the 907's leering grin.
The 20" front wheels and 21" rear wheels help
accentuate the designers goal to immitate the shape of
a big cat, from the nose at the front, to the tip of the
Inside the Peugeot 908 RC concept all comfort systems
including radio, MP3 player, satellite navigation, four-zone
air conditioning, etc can be controlled via a large touch
screen, or MMI (Man/Machine Interface) as Peugeot calls
it. The MMI is also accessible to the 908 RC's rear passengers,
thanks to a multimedia screen positioned on the centre
console separating the two rear seats.
Similar and related vehicles:
Peugeot 407 Silhouette
Peugeot 607 Feline
Peugeot 607 Paladine
Peugeot 207 RCup
Peugeot 308 RC Z Coupe