The 2014 Peugeot 3008 continues the legacy left by its predecessor by bringing in a whole new range of engine options.
In addition, new trims, an improved and handsome interior, to go with a vehicle that has better fuel economy have been applied.
|Vehicle Type: Crossover||Base Price: Â£17,650|
|Fuel Tank Capacity: 15.8 gals (60 L)||MPG: 31 city / 53 hwy|
|Length: 171.8 in. (436.5 cm)||Wheel Base: 128.9 in. (261.3 cm)|
|Height: 64.5 in. (163.9 cm)||Width: 72.3 in. (183.7 cm)|
|Curb Weight: 3393 lbs (1539 kg)||Ground Clearance: NA|
|Luggage Capacity: 18.0 cu ft||Maximum Seating: 5 people|
|Engine: 4 Cylinder DOHC*||Displacement: 1598 cc|
|Horsepower: 120 HP||Max RPM: 6000 RPM|
|Torque: 160 lb-ft @ 4250 rpm||Transmission: 5-Speed Manual|
|0-60 mph: 11.8 seconds||Maximum Speed: 115 mph (185 km/h)|
Peugeot has added and introduced engine choices. The Diesel 3008 models come with a four cylinder engine with either 1.6 liter at that produces115 HP or a 2.0 liter providing you with 150 or 163 horsepower. Both come with your choice of either a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission.
The petrol models come with a 1.6 liter engine with an output that ranges from 120 horsepower to 163 horsepower depending on your model choice with the same 6-speed auto or manual transmission.
A hybrid version is being introduced which comes with a 2.0 liter engine and a range of 83 miles per gallon.
The Grip Control feature improves car stability and road grip automatically during difficult driving conditions. Steering has significantly improved due to better traction while ride comfort has been enhanced because of the new suspensions.
Peugeotâ€™s design team presents a new exterior for the model. The grille size has been increased while the headlights "cat-eye" like shape remains the same.
Air vents have been placed discreetly placed under the grille. The rear of the vehicle uses a typical angle for a hatchback with a small rear window, triangular shaped rears lights, and fluid lines around the bumper.
The interior features leather seats, leather on the door panels and dashboard with an optional variation of black or gray. A few chromed elements have been added on the gearshift handle and the air vents.
With the addition of the hybrid model, the series now offers sufficient options to target a larger audience. The 2014 Peugeot 3008 aims to provide a viable crossover between a Hatchback and an MPV by borrowing several SUV elements.