All-New Peugeot 208 – Suzuki Swift & VW Polo Rival Revealed


French automaker, Peugeot has revealed the brand new-era Peugeot 208 hatchback. The hatchback is scheduled to make global debut at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show starting from March 5. The new model is available in 3 engine alternatives – electric, petrol and diesel. The 2019 Peugeot 208 additionally mark the debut of recent era Peugeot i-Cockpit consisting of a 3D head-up display and myriad driving aids.

New Peugeot 208 is based totally at the PSA Group’s latest era vehicle platform, CMP (Common Modular Platform). As its call implies, the CMP platform is adaptable in phrases of dimensions and engine variations. The new model is claimed to be 30kg lighter than the preceding version.

The new model is longer, wider and decrease than the outgoing Peugeot 208. The hatchback comes with full LED 3-claw headlight, signature Peugeot grille, sculpted bonnet and newly designed bumper. From the side, new Peugeot 208 famous its pared-again windscreen that permits area for a longer, sculpted bonnet. The rear cease of recent Peugeot 208 stands proud with its black band jogging over the width of the boot lid, linking the three-claw lighting fixtures (which can be also day-strolling). The rear diffuser is available in a gloss black end and, depending on the engine version, can be more desirable through a chrome exhaust tail pipe.

The new-gen Peugeot 208 is claimed to offer 208 garage spaces. In addition to the door packing containers and glovebox, there are 3 storage regions alongside the automobile (relying on version):

– A massive storage vicinity beneath the armrest between the the front seats
– An easy-get right of entry to tray in front of the tools lever
– A clever concealable garage area inside the primary console can be used to discreetly induction-charge a telephone. The cover rear segment is designed to allow a phone to the located inside the open role.

The new Peugeot 208 also gets several driver help features – Adaptive cruise manage, Lane positioning assistance, complete park assist with flankguard, automated emergency brake help, active lane keeping assist, driver attention monitoring. Automated headlight dipping, speed restriction recognition and advice, lively blind spot monitoring, and so forth.