Peugeot Cycles’ rich history of innovation and competition began in 1886. Now a key pillar in PEUGEOT’s mobility strategy, with a specific focus on the electric revolution. Every customers need is catered for with a range spanning Junior, Trekking, Road, City, Urban and Mountain bikes.
Mass production of Penny farthings, characterised by a 1.36m front wheel and a small 40cm back wheel.
Start of the 20th century: In the Beaulieu plant, production reached 20,000 models, which included bicycles and tricycles.
Trousselier won the first of ten trophies for Peugeot in the Tour de France.
The new company, Peugeot cycles, was created which aimed to separate production of bicycles and automobiles.
Always the innovator, Peugeot unveiled a bike with a pressed aluminium frame.
Acquisition of the Romilly sur Seine plant which became the second largest production site.
With 500 models of bicycles, Peugeot was the French market leader.
Tenth of Peugeot's ten Tour de France wins with Bernard Thévenet.
Peugeot cycles introduced the brazing technique for manufacturing its frames, which means the join or welded seam cannot be seen.
First carbon bicycles introduced, a material that is 4.5 times lighter than steel and 3.2 times more resistant.
Peugeot is the first French brand to sell a mountain bike
Cyclegroup were entrusted with the manufacturing, sales and marketing and became the owner of the entire production tool.
A new world record on a Peugeot bike is reached : 212km/hour on a ski slope of the station of Vars.
Peugeot maintains the activity of cycles through a network of some 50 dealers.
First hybrid bike incorporated into Peugeot integral mobility offer.
The first concept bike created by Peugeot designers was unveiled at the World Motor Show.
First line of the history of Peugeot cycles to have been designed in collaboration with the ADN center of Peugeot. Peugeot is the first French brand to offer a 29" mountain bikes range
Peugeot launch the AE21 HYbrid bike. Urban, compact, electric, smart with its clever-case for battery, laptop bag, antitheft station and usb port.