Peugeot Exalt Concept

Apr 14, 2014

Category: Rides

They must’ve had a helluva brainstorming session at the Peugeot offices when they came up with the EXALT concept. The French manufacturer has left very few stones unturned when it comes to unique materials used, and it all adds up to a very eclectic automobile.

Bare stainless steel covers the front three-quarters of the car, while the rest is covered in a red, man-made textile called “Shark Skin.” Peugeot says it not only creates a dramatic look, but also slightly improves the car’s aerodynamics. The hybrid drivetrain features a 1.6 liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine (good for 270 hp) and a 70 horsepower electric motor. The offbeat choices continue in the cabin as well, with a center console and door trims carved out of ebony, and other sections formed from basalt fiber, a lightweight material made from melted basalt rock.

Peugeot Exalt Concept 2

Peugeot Exalt Concept 3

Peugeot Exalt Concept 4

Peugeot Exalt Concept 5

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Rides

Look & Feel Great All Day, Every Day In Flint and Tinder's Versatile 365 Pants

As comfy & cozy as performance pants but with office-friendly looks.

Posted By Sean Tirman

Partner
Featured Image

Novitec Gives Ferrari’s 812 GTS A Carbon Wide Body & 840 HP

The 812 GTS N-Largo is more powerful than any factory Ferrari V12 in history.

Posted By

Aug 3, 2021

Featured Image

The 25 Best Cars For Every Type Of Enthusiast

Our picks for some of the most fun-ready rides you can buy.

Posted By

Aug 3, 2021

Featured Image

Auction Block: 1971 Lamborghini Miura P400 S

A long-dormant icon with an interesting backstory and a beautiful raw aluminum finish.

Posted By

Aug 3, 2021

Featured Image

Aprilia Rolls Out A Mid-Sized ADV Moto Based On Its New 660 Twin Platform

A high-performance middle-weight adventure bike known as the Tuareg.

Posted By

Aug 3, 2021

Featured Image

HPX’s ‘Warrego’ Is A Modified Ford Ranger With A Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powertrain

A restyled, zero-emissions Ranger from Australian EV startup H2X Global.

Posted By

Aug 3, 2021