Most of the Coupe’s rivals come from premium brands, so you expect to pay big money. The Peugeot doesn’t have that card to play, so it looks very expensive on paper. Granted, you’ll get a hefty chunk off the price by haggling, but don’t expect to get much money back when you decide to sell.
Peugeot 407 Coupe quality & reliability
There’s been a definite effort to improve the perceived quality of the 407 Coupe, with a revised fascia panel and new materials, including aluminium and, on some versions, hand-stitched leather. We expect the engines to remain relatively trouble-free, as they use proven technology. However, in the 2010 JD Power survey, owners criticised the car for its below-par build quality.
Peugeot 407 Coupe safety & security
Six airbags are standard, as are ESP, pre-tensioning seatbelts and active front-seat head restraints. To help keep this attractive car thief-proof, there are deadlocks and an insurance industry-approved alarm.