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Peugeot 908 HY to close Le Mans Series in hybrid style

by Alex Nunez (RSS feed) on Sep 14th, 2008 at 9:01AM

Click above for a hi-res gallery of the Peugeot 908 HY At the finale of the European Le Mans Series at Silverstone, Peugeot is rolling out the 908 HY, a hybrid version of the 908 HDi FAP that made the LMP1 battle at this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans a very interesting affair. The 908 HY might well be what we see at Circuit de la Sarthe next June is the ACO regs for 2009 allow it. Under that silver livery set off by blue lightning bolts, the 908 HY incorporates a KERS; a 60kW electric motor/generator; ten lithium ion battery packs split into two locations; and a power converter that manages the... Read More

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