A competent hot hatch but one that’s outshone on the road by more talented, and cheaper, rivalsget the best price
Even larger 17in alloy wheels do the 208’s ride no favours, while climate control is another want rather than need. Electric rear windows on five-door models is attractive, but again something you can add to lesser trims for relatively little money. The various sporty styling upgrades look great but if you’re on a budget, as most small car buyers are, we’d avoid.
We are yet to try out this variant