Peugeot is ready to present a new SUV that will be able to conquer large segments of the market. First details, engines and price list.
Sales of the Peugeot brand are also on the rise in 2023, after the Peugeot 208 was the best-selling model in Europe last year. If the French sedan continues to garner major recognition in the petrol version, the Peugeot 3008 The diesel version was the best-selling in the January-March quarter, with nearly 3,000 units registered with the diesel engines.
The French SUV is one of the best-selling models in the compact SUV segment. After the recent redesign of 2020, a new version is about to arrive to keep the market popularity high and add some updates that will make this car even more attractive. It is currently available with diesel, petrol and plug-in hybrid engines. With green fuel, it drives a 1.2-liter engine capable of delivering 130 horsepower, while with diesel it drives a four-cylinder engine of 1.5 or 2.0 liters, respectively, with 130 and 180 horsepower. Release hybridOn the other hand, it has a 1.6-liter petrol engine linked to a 225-horsepower electric motor.
First details of the new Peugeot 3008
The new Peugeot 3008 will increase in length to 4.50 or 4.55m and will be built on a new platform that can also accommodate electric motors. The tailgate will be more reclined, while in the front there is ample room for a car New LED optical array, which will also be inherited by future models of the French brand. The design of the wheels will also change, and more colors will be available for the car’s body, which will maintain the two-tone color with the roof fixed in black.
The electric version will be called Peugeot e-3008 It will have a maximum range of 700 km. There is a wide range of driver assistance systems, including forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, and driver fatigue detection. Safety will be an absolute priority to deserve the five stars in the Euro Ncap crash tests.
The SUV’s interior will be revisited and new finishes will arrive, such as Nappa leather-specific seats. There will be room for enhanced definition, a 12.3-inch front screen, and a 10-inch infotainment system. In Italy, the Peugeot 3008 will be available in three trim levels Active Pack, Allure Pack and GT. the price list It will start at around €30,000 and will be available from the end of the year or the beginning of 2024.
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