The new 2014 Peugeot 308 has a striking yet intuitive design that gives it a classy and sophisticated appearance.
Its front is dominated by an outstanding floating grille and a strong lighting signature.
|Vehicle Type: Sedan||Base Price: Â£13,195|
|Fuel Tank Capacity: 15.8 gals (60 L)||MPG: 35 city / 57 hwy|
|Length: 168.3 in. (427.6 cm)||Wheel Base: 102.6 in. (260.8 cm)|
|Height: 58.9 in. (149.8 cm)||Width: 71.5 in. (181.5 cm)|
|Curb Weight: 3022 lbs (1371 kg)||Ground Clearance: NA|
|Luggage Capacity: 12.3 cu ft||Maximum Seating: 5 people|
|Engine: 4 Cylinder||Displacement: 1397 cc|
|Horsepower: 131 HP||Max RPM: 6000 RPM|
|Torque: 100 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm||Transmission: 5-Speed Manual|
|0-60 mph: 12.7 seconds||Maximum Speed: 113 mph (182 km/h)|
Engine & Performance
According to Peugeot, the 308's engine reduces carbon emissions, especially one model that will be rated at a significantly low 85g per kilometer. On the road, comfort is enhanced by a newly introduced EMP2 platform which draws on Peugeot's legendary expertise in steering and suspension.
Unlike its predecessors, the 2014 308 is a more stylistically accomplished car. It features a smaller grille, slimmer LED headlights and a notable design that highlights a B-pillar rear rectangular shape.
It's slightly shorter than the older versions and weighs 140kg lighter with a length of 13.9 feet (4.25 meters).
The design of the 308 Peugeot started several years ago. Over the years, we have witnessed it undergo major changes in line with changing times, it is widely expected that it is sure to breathe new life into a new trend.
The 308's minimalist interior is arranged for an outstanding experience that's not only relaxing but is forward-focusing for the driver. The heads-up instrumentation layout and compact steering wheel means that you look above rather than through the wheel when monitoring your engine's condition.