The Peugeot manufacturer has confirmed the arrival of its new crossover SUV, the 2019 Peugeot 3008. Although it undergoes no major changes in exterior and interior design, the 2019 Peugeot 3008 will bring for the first time more safety equipment and a plugin hybrid version.
The exterior styling of the 2019 Peugeot 3008 is striking. The new version includes less than a minivan and more than one SUV. Its elegant alloy wheels, rounded lines and dynamic style are hard to miss. The car has a chiseled checkerboard grille, full LED headlights, chrome roof bars that look attractive. Its design on the back, LED groups to add to the sophisticated look. It will be sold in a few trim levels and exterior color options will also be offered.
The decoration of the 2019 Peugeot 3008 is also elegant. The cabin is also roomy and ergonomically superior to most segment competitors. His work is very pleasant and the finish of the materials is exclusive. Free space is compromised if you opt for the glass roof. There are two configurable display units. One is the display of 12.3 inch digital instruments and the second is an eight inch touch screen. This system comes with built in Apple CarPlay and MirrorLink for Android smartphones. The seats are also comfortable and spacious. There are many booths in the cabin to store various gadgets and small items. The 2019 Peugeot 3008 is well equipped in terms of safety and services. The models are upholstered in leather, heated front seats, full LED lights and a panoramic electric sunroof. The Peugeot Connect Multimedia Information System is stylish and the 8 inch touch screen is fluid. The best settings also include satellite navigation. There are also provisions such as charging cordless phones and the premium audio system. Its air conditioning control works very well and its controls are easy to use. Safety features included are lane departure warning, emergency autonomous braking and many air bags. The security functions work as expected.
The 2019 Peugeot 3008 offers several engine options. The high end is the 2.0 liter diesel engine which is quite powerful. This type of engine is capable of manufacturing 150 hp and BlueHDi 180 GT model around 181 hp. However, this would give a fuel economy of about 58.9 gal according to officials. The next is the 1.6 liter diesel engine with a power of 120 HP. However, the new model will also have two gasoline engines. One of these two engines is a three cylinder, 1.2 liter engine producing 129 hp. The second is the 1.6 liter unit that delivers 163 horsepower. The cabin remains very quiet in all conditions. It is available as an option with standard front wheel drive or four wheel drive configurations. The newer model with the less powerful 1.6 liter engine will accelerate from 0 to 60 in 11.2 seconds, while the powerful 2 liter model will produce 181 hp in about 8.9 seconds. The ride quality is pretty good and the bumpers are soaked. There is also a sport mode to add excitement to the walking experience. The company also announced that this 2019 Peugeot 3008 would be offered next year with a hybrid version with 4 wheel drive. This version will have a small gasoline engine that is combined with the powerful electric motor connected to the rear. However, officials also said that the rechargeable SUV model could travel about 50 km with all electric.
The 2019 Peugeot 3008 should be launched in 2019. The price of the standard model should remain the same, starting at $ 30,000. The price of the hybrid is not yet available.