TOTAL: EXCLUSIVE PARTNER OF PEUGEOT
20 Years of Partnership
On March 9th 2015, PEUGEOT and TOTAL celebrated their twenty-year partnership at the famous Peugeot Avenue on Champs Elysées, Maxime Picat. Both companies have been working together to contribute and improve research, standards, performance, and fuel efficiency in automotive industry.
This partnership is active in 4 major areas
After the partnership significantly contributed to Total by reducing TCO (Total Cost of Ownership), CO2 emissions, and fuel consumption by more than 7%, TOTAL and PEUGEOT agreed to went even further in 2013 when both companies took research programs by working on a innovative project. The project designed to offer future generations of mobility that not only energy efficient (Fuel Economy), but also enjoyable to drive (Fun & Emotion). The aim of the project was to demonstrate prototype called 208 Hybrid FE that makes driving truly enjoyable, by increasing speed from 0 to 100 km/h in only 8 seconds and also has weak CO2 emissions (46 g/km). By using Total’s lubricants on your Peugeot vehicle, you will be offered the best performance and long lifespan of engine by both companies.
- First Fitting
Total have the largest share for PSA at 80%.
- After Sales
Total had nearly 70% of the market share for lubricants in Peugeot’s networks worldwide.
PSA and Total partnership had major achievements in rally cross and endurance races:
From 1995 to 2005 with the F1 Grand Prix and World Rally Championships, 206 WRC had 25 victories, 3 constructors’ championship title, and 2 drivers’ championship titles (with Marcus Gronholm in 2000 and 2002).
·From 2007 to 2011, during Le Mans 24 Hours, PSA-Total team members won first and second place in 2009.
·In 2013, PSA and Total teamed up for mythical Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (USA) with Sébastien Loeb and its 208 T16 Pikes Peak.
·In 2015, TOTAL-PSA team participated in Dakar Rally with 2008 PEUGEOT DKR.
·Since 2013, TOTAL and PSA are partnered in Rally Academy in European Rally Championship (ERC) with PEUGEOT 208 T16.
PSA supplier awards for Total Lubrifiants
During the 10th PSA Supplier Awards ceremony held in June 2014, Total Lubricants was one of 18 prize winner out of 1,436 PSA suppliers. Total Lubrifiants also received the Special Jury Prize “in recognition of an historic partnership that began 45 years ago.”
Peugeot and Total – Another road to the Future.
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