Protecting the environment by developing a range of clean vehicles and sustainable mobility services and enhancing the performance of the production base.
The Peugeot brand commitment to environmental protection is one of the key focuses of its CSR policy for the automotive industry. The aim is to reduce the environmental impacts stemming from the production as well as the use of vehicles. Peugeot brand is working towards that aim by developing an ambitious line-up of clean vehicles and mobility services, and by shrinking the environmental footprint of its sites.
R&D FOCUSED ON CLEAN VEHICLES
Peugeot brand is implementing innovative technologies to reduce the emissions of its vehicles while optimising the use of natural resources.
OPTIMISING INTERNAL-COMBUSTION ENGINES
With an average 104.4 g/km of CO2, compared with the market average of 119.8 g, Stellantis is the European leader in the reduction of CO2 A large part of this performance results from the downsizing of the Group’s petrol engines. The Group’s latest generation of diesel engines, equipped with selective catalytic reduction (SCR), eliminates up to 90% of nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions.
DEVELOPING HYBRID AND ELECTRIC CARS
In parallel with these advances on internal-combustion engines, the Group is pursuing the development of rechargeable hybrids and a second generation of electric vehicles.
OPTIMISING EQUIPMENT AND VEHICLE ARCHITECTURE
All the following items are taken into account to reduce CO2 emissions: weight, aerodynamics, rolling resistance, electric management and driving aids.