The new 2008: Peugeot’s compact SUV


D3---Peugeot-2008-120160315When the Peugeot 2008 entered the ring in 2013, the customers particularly appreciated its elegance and dynamic performance. Since then, it has enjoyed continuous growth in sales volumes, with production over 500,000 units worldwide. In Europe, this success is illustrated by a podium place in the segment, which has been firmly established since launch.

To amplify this performance, the Peugeot 2008 is taking on an assertive, powerful and appealing SUV design. With the all-new Peugeot 2008, its wheel arch extensions, new vertical front grille and scuff plates confirm its robustness, designed for everyday use. The new Ultimate Red color epitomizes the power and desirability of the new 2008.

A compact SUV, the PEUGEOT 2008 is an assertive proposition. It provides an unparalleled dynamic performance and a unique and addictive driving experience.

The design features the codes of the segment, with added power and robustness. The wheel arch extensions, new vertical front grille and scuff plates protect the bodywork and the occupants. The wave roof and roof bars, the rear door moulding and the spoiler are characterised by their sophisticated design.

Black and chrome headlamps and 3D claws illustrate the embedded technology from the outside. Inside, the lighting highlights the luxury of the materials and attention to detail which is apparent in every item.

The new GT Line trim adds a sporty and chic theme to the red/black spirit. This trim, common to the entire range, is consistent with the brand’s upgrading strategy.

The ⅓ – ⅔ modular back seats means the boot volume can vary from 410 to 1400 liters in an instant.

The Peugeot i-Cockpit ensures a unique sensations in the segment. The driver enjoys an intuitive, agile, flexible and safe driving experience.

The Grip Control, an adapted traction system, is available in the petrol and Diesel version, in manual or automatic.

On-board connectivity includes the Mirror Screen feature which allows the driver to link their MirrorLinkTM or Apple Carplay compatible smartphone to the touch screen.

The Peugeot 2008 makes urban travel easier. The Active City Brake technology reduces the severity of accidents and even helps avoid them altogether. The Park Assist technology automatizes the parking process. The reversing camera shows the vehicle’s dimensions on the screen to facilitate maneuvering.

The range is composed of Euro 6 PureTech and BlueHDi engines, in manual and automatic. Offering power ratings of 82 to 130hp, its CO2 emissions are restricted to 90 to 114g/km. The BlueHDi engines comply with the Euro6 standard through the exclusive combination of the SCR technology and the additivated DPF, the most effective technology on the market. Four types of engine are Best-in-Class in their segment, including the new 1.2L PureTech 130 S&S 6-speed manual gearbox.


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