Peugeot is a French car manufacturing company which has a reputation for affordable good quality cars. They initially made coffee mills and bicycles when originally founded in 1810. Later however the company shifted to making cars. The company currently has its operational headquarters in Sochaux, France where it sponsors the local football club. This club was actually formed by a member of the Peugeot family.
Armand Peugeot entered into this business only after he was convinced of the fact that the car manufactured by his company was safe and viable.
Peugeot has a good history in motor sport, and has a good reputation for producing diesel cars. Over the years Peugeot has increased its collaboration with other car making companies like Volvo and Renault. which has helped grow the national and international reputation of the company. This also enabled the company to advance the technology used in the manufacture of their cars.