2016 Peugeot 3008 Review, Price

This new model 2016 Peugeot 3008 is bound for some exciting changes which can be seen in front of the car, where the car received a design which is similar to other models of the giant French. Basically, the new model is looking to capitalize by transforming itself from a compact crossover into a brand new SUV. In fact, the newly refurbished model would improve the image and get a better response from potential customers with its increased choice of standard equipment on all models.

2016 Peugeot 3008 front

2016 Peugeot 3008 Interior and Exterior design

You can expect to see some simplified and more elegant styling with a high quality interior which is almost similar to the 308’s design. The 2016 Peugeot 3008 will have an i-cockpit system which typically eliminates the need for buttons thus making all the necessary functions accessible through a simple touch screen. Basically, with the turning of the 3008 from a sedan into a SUV, the size of the cabin is expected to increase exponentially. This will allow for a far more head and legroom than ever before.

The new 2016 Peugeot 3008 has some extensive redesigning in store for it. The SUV like-exterior will be based off the new 5008 and Peugeot SXC concept. Its platform is expected to be EMPS. The car could come with a bevy of new features majorly in the front and the back due to its changes in size and change in a brand new class. You can expect to see some larger bumpers, new LED head lights and taillights. The wheel will go up a size as well; however, the characteristic grille is expected to remain the same. In addition, the Peugeot Company is looking forward in improving their hybrid diesel electric system. It will basically be a combination of 1.6 L petrol engine and a two a 2 electric motors. The electric motors are essential in driving the rear wheels and front wheels. Its front electric motor recharges the battery during braking. The rear electric motor can also recharge the battery while giving the car all the wheel drive. The assumption is that the total output will be up to 500 horses. Generally, the electric range should be about 30 miles.

2016 Peugeot 3008 rear

 

2016 Peugeot 3008 Engine

The 2016 Peugeot 3008 will come with both petrol and diesel engine options. Its petrol powerplant is anticipated to be a 1.6 L inline-4 Cylinder with an output of 118 horsepower and 154 lb-ft of torque. Its diesel option will be slightly powerful; 2L incline-4 Cylinder which will deliver up to 148 horsepower and 161 lb-ft of torque. Basically, the two engines will be mated to a six speed automatic transmission which will remain the only choice of the gearbox.

2016 Peugeot 3008 interior

2016 Peugeot 3008 Release date and price

The exact release date of the 2016 Peugeot 3008 is kept secret since there has been no official notification from the company; however, the car is expected to be available in the market in the late 2015. It is difficult to talk about the price because the exchange rates are increasingly variable, however, the price of the new brand model is expected to range from $17,800 to $30,000.

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