2017 Peugeot 3008 Redesign – Peugeot is wanting to take a bigger piece of the UK’s thriving crossover/SUV market with the new 3008, which is set to take place sale from November.
The second-generation 3008 exterior attributes a much more aggressive-looking SUV-like outside, a larger boot, new security and also assistance modern technology and Peugeot’s latest i-Cockpit layout.
Peugeot first previewed the brand-new 3008’s exterior design with the Quartz idea at the 2014 Paris electric motor program as well as the principle’s muscle lines appears in the manufacturing model. Although the initial 3008 was the bit more than an elevated MPV, this brand-new version handles a much more muscle, SUV form.
The brand-new 3008 rests on the PSA Team’s EMP2 modular platform, which is stated to have contributed to weight savings of as much as 100kg compared to the old vehicle. The dimensions make it approximately the same size as vital opponents such as the Kia Sportage as well as Hyundai Tucson.
2017 Peugeot 3008 Review
2017 Peugeot 3008 Exterior
Exterior, Lately introduced new-generation or facelifted Peugeots are relatively different from the models they replaced regarding styling, and also the 3008 is no exemption. Nonetheless, while other models are still identifiable as compared to their predecessors, the second-gen 3008 has absolutely nothing in common with the previous design because its designing is significantly different, and also its body has been upgraded for a various sector.
The 3008 also embraced the brand-new front grille with “Peugeot” lettering on the upper framework and the lion badge between. It likewise includes the horizontal chrome inserts that offer it a more unique and also exceptional appearance. Various other uniqueness includes newly-designed wheels in 17-, 18-, and 19-inch dimensions, all covered in Ultra Low Rolling Resistance (ULRR) tires for the enhanced trip and also efficiency.
Styling and tools modifications apart, the new 3008 is longer than its precursor. The crossover acquired an additional 80 mm (3.15 inches) in its wheelbase, taking the complete length to 4,450 mm (175.2 inches). The automobile is also ONE HUNDRED kg (220 extra pounds) lighter thanks to the brand-new platform as well as lighter body components. The tailgate is made of polycarbonate while the fenders are lightweight aluminum.
2017 Peugeot 3008 Interior
Echoing similar moves from Audi and also Volkswagen, Peugeot has fitted the 3008 with a 12.3 in the electronic display instead of traditional dials. Coupled with a separate 8.0 in touchscreen infomercial system, the displays can be set up by the motorist to show different details.
Peugeot has boosted rear knee room, as well as the 3008’s boot, is also larger compared to in the past. Certainly, with the rear seats folded forwards, they’re a relatively large 1824 liters available. The brand-new boot also features a moving flooring section that is stated making loading large products easier.
Connection attributes consist of MirrorScreen, induction mobile phone charging, and 3D navigating. The last screens pictures of the structure, as well as monuments and it, can be shown on either the central touchscreen or the digital instrument cluster with a touch of a control handle on the guiding wheel. It is geared up with TomTom Web traffic for real-time visibility of occasions, climate, car-parks, and also a gas station.
2017 Peugeot 3008 Engine
Peugeot is also supplying an updated range of engines with much better fuel economy as well as reduced CO2 exhausts than in the past. The base gasoline model makes use of a 1.2-liter PureTech unit ranked at 130 PS (128 horse power). The typical design includes a six-speed manual, yet Peugeot likewise supplies a six-speed automated with the engine. Additionally, there’s a version with “maximized reduced fuel usage,” yet no additional details are available at this writing. Furnished with a stop/start feature, the three-pot sends out 115 grams each kilometer no matter the arrangement. The range-topping model gets its juice from a 1.6-liter THP with 165 PS (163 horse power) at hand that sends electrical energy to the wheels through a six-speed automatic.
2017 Peugeot 3008 Price
Price for the current 3008 retails from ₤ 20,045 (concerning $28,960) in the UNITED KINGDOM, the revamped version will certainly most definitely bring more than ₤ 23,000 (around $33,230). Range-topping models are most likely to cost more than ₤ 30,000 (concerning $43,350).