Tag: Peugeot

French Cars Are Making a Comeback on American Roads

After a thirty-year absence, the French Peugeot Citroën group is preparing its triumphant return to the United States. You may be surprised to learn that French automobile manufacturers are nowhere to be found in the United States, the world’s second biggest market behind China, where the French also have little or no presence. Another paradox is that the only "French-made"...

Iconic: The Peugeot Bicycle

The French brand Peugeot is also a figure in the cycling world. Founded in 1882, the subsidiary Cycles Peugeot offered three models: the Grand-Bi was rather unwieldy penny-farthing, with the crankset fixed directly to the axle of a wide-diameter front wheel; the tricycle allowed for a reassuringly smooth ride thanks to the stability of its two back wheels, and the...