Check out Peugeot 2020 version of its 2008 SUV!

26/06/2019

Peugeot has just released a 2020 SUV model to remind customers of its reputed 2008. Check below to see its details and pics!

The award winning Peugeot SUV 2008 is presently one of the most outstanding crossover SUV’s  around. The interior, exterior and engine configuration were classically designed with modern and high level technologies. The materials used in the new SUVs are of top class and very standard when compared to some of its rivals. The new 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV comes in four different versions which include the Active, Allure, GT and GT-Line versions.

Apart from the general features that bring the four versions under the umbrella of the new SUV, they all have their respective unique features. However, the GT and GT-Line versions have some distinctive features.

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Peugeot also offers the 2008 with an all electric drivetrain

The new SUVs have a very sharp and attractive design, instinctive and interesting driving experience with its interior design and also an uncompromising engine quality. All the versions come with petrol, diesel and 100% electric engine (with high capacity battery with convenient charging option).

Interior of 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV

The new Peugeot 2008 SUV has very classic and standard interior design. The interior was meticulously designed with quite numbers of materials and colors so as to have a convenient and comfortable driving. The Allure version of the new Peugeot has a freshness and technical sophistication alongside with modern urbanoid upholstery which are usually light blue. The color decoration of the door panel also differs in versions.

The 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV comes with an optional sunroof which offers an adequate sunlight when opened to aid passenger’s visibility. All the Peugeot 2008 versions have enough storage capacity for luggages. Apart from the spacious boot volume, even more space is created when the rear seats are folded up, there is also storage space at the front of the gear selector, the armrest, the glove box and also the door pockets. A leather covered steering wheel which is very easy to handle and control is also available in all versions. This wheel is also compacted with some keys and control for easy accessibility.

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The inside decoration of 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV

Depending on the version, the new 2008 SUV has an i-Cockpit 3D instrument cluster which vividly shows driver the required and appropriate indications and information as needed. These indications are always in animation and also dynamic. The clarity of these indications are determined by the degree of urgency and importance increases driving efficiency.

More so, the new SUV also comes with an exclusive and classic infotainment system and a 10 inch touchscreen multimedia display is also available which can be controlled via voice command or the shortcuts next to toggle control. Music lovers will be delighted with the new standard music system such as premium Hi-Fi system and high fidelity sound. In addition, there are 10 surround sound speakers, 4 aluminum dome tweeters, 1 Poly central speaker, Polyglass woofer and Power flower triple coil subwoofer. Also provided is an AM/FM radio which are paired with 12 channels and 515W amplifier.

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All models have a maximum storage space of 49.4 cubic-ft with rear seats folded down

The new SUV also allows vehicle-to-smartphone connectivity which enables us make some controls from the phone such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Other connectivity options include Bluetooth and 4 USB ports. TomTom Traffic connected 3D navigation is also available. The GT and GT line versions are equipped with some distinct and unique interior features like mood lighting, Adamite color stitching, full LED projectors, aluminium pedals and dynamic seats. The GT version has technical leather mesh combined with Alcantara. It has a well decorated dashboard and eight different door panel colors which can be changed via touchscreen.

2020 Peugeot 208 Engine and Performance

All the new 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV versions have been designed with top engine design that suites everyone’s motoring choice. The new SUV comes in petrol, diesel or 100 percent electric engine configuration. Depending on the Peugeot version, it also has three different driving modes which are Normal, Eco and Sport.

The availability of an optional Grip Control which is connected to a Hill Assist Descent Control (HADC) in the SUV greatly helps in maintaining the vehicle’s stability and traction especially when it is on a sloppy area. The vehicle controlled air flow system including the air flow wheel and the engine air intake enhances the engine performance. With this controlled air flow, the vehicle’s acceleration and efficiency are massively optimized.

All versions of the new 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV including the Active, Allure, GT and GT Line are offered in either 100 percent electric or thermal engine, no hybrids. They all also come with optional petrol or diesel internal combustion engine with series of latest advance technology features like particle filter and stop/start. The Active model makes use of a 1.2 liter petrol engine as standard. On the other hand, the Alure model comes with a 1.5 liter deisel engine as standard, with the 1.2 liter petrol and 1.5 liter diesel engines as optional. For this model, a 5-speed manual transmission comes as standard, with a 6-speed automatic transmission coming as an optional package.

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The Allure model accelerates from 0-62 mph in just 9.8 seconds

The 100% electric powered engine comes with a high capacity battery of 50kWh to produce a distance range of 310km to meet up WLTP standard. 70% charging capacity of the battery can cover distance of 160,000km and has 8 years serving capacity guarantee. Just like the petrol and diesel engine, the vehicle weight is evenly distributed which enhances its performance when making a bending and also helps in optimizing acceleration.

For the comfort and convenience of the passengers, the electric powered engine version comes with a 3kW climate compressor and 5kW heating resistors for the cooling and heating of the vehicle’s cabin. It also has an automatic temperature regulator, heat pump and heated seat.

The braking system of the new Peugeot is very responsive when engaged. It is directly accessible from the gear selector. The braking system has two modes of engagement which are brake 'B' mode that directly decelerates the vehicle from the accelerator and drive 'D' mode for energy recovery (this is similar to both diesel and petrol engine vehicle).

Exterior of 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV

The new 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV comes in supreme and attractive exterior design which makes it stand out in a crowd. All new 2020 Peugeot 2008 versions have series of standard exterior features come in well-structured body proportions and balanced lines. They come with a strong body and horizontal bonnet with a declining windshield which aids the driver’s visibility. The body perfectly sits on the wheel, well shouldered and reassuring. The vehicle aerodynamics, customization and additional 4kg weight in all the wheels are enhanced by its 18 inches rim.

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The Active Trim comes with a trunk space of 14.5 cubic ft

They all also have 3 LED claws, high-tech LED headlights and daytime running LED light. The GT and GT-line versions have black window strip, 2 tone black diamond black headlining, black roof bars, gloss black door mirrors and silk-screened C-pillar.

Safety & Pricing of 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV

The new 2008 Peugeot SUVs are compacted with series of high-tech and standard safety features that ensure a safe and an incident free driving experience. These features give the driver maximum supports and aid while driving. The new Peugeot comes with safety features like active blind spot monitoring, driver warning alert, active lane crossing alert, an electric parking brake, automatic emergency braking and automatic recognition of traffic signs. There are also an automatic switching of high beam, lane departure avoidance system, adaptive cruise control and automatic parking assist.

Below are the suggested prices of 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV!

Brand New Prices of 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV
Trim level Price in Nigerian naira
2020 Peugeot 2008 Active From N6,566,785
2020 Peugeot 2008 Allure From N8,015,597
2020 Peugeot 2008 GT Line From N8,147,912

Detailed Specs of 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV

Please check in the table below the detailed list of 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV specifications!

Note: To get full Specs on the 2008 SUV download this Document

Specs of the 2020 Peugeot 2008 SUV

Models Active  Allure  GT-Line

Engine and Performance

Base engine type

PureTech 3 cylinder

Base engine size

1.2 liter Petrol

Transmission

5-Speed Manual Transmission

6-Speed Manual Transmission 6-Speed Manual Transmission

Drive Train

Power

83 hp at 5750 rpm

131 hp at 5500 rpm

131 hp at 5500 rpm

Torque

118 lb-ft at 2750 rpm

230 lb-ft at 1750 rpm

Acceleration (0-62)mph

13.6 Seconds

9.3 Seconds

9.3 Seconds

Maximum Speed mph

105 mph

124 mph

124 mph

Interior

Maximum Cargo Capacity          

49.4 cubic-ft 

Cargo Capacity  with rear seats up 14.5 cubic-ft  14.9 cubic-ft 14.5 cubic-ft

Fuel Economy

EPA mileage estimates

Combined-46.8 mpg

Combined-49.9 mpg Combined-49.9 mpg

Exterior

Length

163.7 inch

Curb Weight

2381 lbs

2546 lbs 5765 lbs

Wheelbase

99.9 Inch

Body Width

68.5 Inch

72.00 inch 68.5 inch

Body Height

61.3 Inch

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Henry Egan

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