It is understood that Peugeot attempted to double supply but in the end had to settle for 2,500 Coupes, the first of which went on sale on August 1. A company spokesman told Fleet NewsNet: 'The French are listening to our request for added availability. I don't think anyone believed it would be as popular as it has been. People are happy to wait but if we can get cars earlier we will. Additional volume would help enormously.'