2018-2019 Peugeot joins its portfolio of compact crossovers the new model, which received the 2008 index and the platform of the 208 hatchback.
2008 will represent the interests of the French manufacturer in the rapidly growing European segment of the B-Class , which will enter into a struggle with the recognized leader in the Nissan the Juke , and other newcomers in this segment – Renault Captur and the Ford EcoSport.
5-door crossover reaches a length of 4,160 mm and 1,740 mm in width, which is 200 mm longer and 50 mm wider donor platform – supermini 208. The novelty is equipped with the standard rear seats split 60:40, which when folded, luggage capacity can be increased from 360 to 1,194 liters.
The range of powertrains will join the three-cylinder 1.2-liter gasoline engine with 81, 108 or 128 horsepower, and the 1.6-liter petrol the VTi, which develops 118 hp Fans of diesel engines and power offered 67-horsepower engine capacity of 1.4 liters, plus a 1.6-liter power unit in the versions of 91 and 113 hp
In addition, 2018-2019 Peugeot 2008 will also be sold in China and South America.