September 15, 2015 at the Frankfurt Motor, world premiere of the Peugeot 308 hatchback racing Racing Cup. As a platform for new products has been used “hot” version of the 308 GTi, presented to the public in June of 2015.
It is known that the width of the Peugeot 308 Racing Cup 1 is 910 mm, 106 mm more than the source. The exact weight of the car has not been disclosed, but the hatchback is definitely weighs less than 1050 kg (about 200 pounds lighter conventional hatch).
The modification results in the movement of racing the same 1.6-liter four-cylinder turbo engine. It is paired with a dedicated six sequential transmission with the possibility of shift paddles.
French specialists little on the engine, due to which its performance is increased to 308 hpNote that the standard 308 GTi this unit gives 250 or 270 hp.
The design of the Peugeot 308 hatchback racing Racing Cup has become much more sports, what has been achieved by installing an aerodynamic body kit, a massive rear spoiler and 18-inch alloy wheels. Note that the front wheels of the car mounted six-piston brake calipers.
It is expected that the novelty will go on sale towards the end of 2016. The French are also planning to announce a series of car racing championships such as the Belgian BGDC, German VLN, Spanish and Italian CER CITE.

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