This 5-door, 4.69 meter long passenger car has the appearance of a crossover. Capacity for five occupants and a large 536-liter trunk. With gasoline or plug-in hybrid engine and powers from 131 to 224 HP, with approved consumption from 1.1 l/100 km. Its rate starts at €33,850.
It is not an SUV and not a sedan, and that is part of its charm. It is located in a perfect intermediate point that provides the advantages of both, with a ground-breaking design that anticipates the future.
The new Peugeot 408 has the best of SUVs, without being an SUV: 4.7 meters long, 2.8 meters between axles and a body height from the ground of 19 cm.
Developed on the EMP2 multi-energy platform, for the moment with an intelligent offer of three options, two plug-in hybrids (PHEV), with 180 HP and 225 HP, and an entry-level gasoline version, with a three-cylinder engine. cylinders and 130 hp. Simplified range. The three options with eight-speed automatic transmission, the EAT8.
gasoline and plug-in hybrid from 130 to 224 HP
from 1.1 l/100 km
Dimensions length/width/height (in meters):
from 471 to 1,611 liters
from 33,850 euros
The PHEVs have a Zero label from the DGT. They combine a 1.6-liter gasoline combustion engine and an 81 kW electric motor with a 12.4 kWh battery that offers up to 64 kilometers of autonomy in electric mode.
For the Peugeot 408 there are three trim levels: Allure, Allure Pack and GT. Part of a very complete base that includes LED headlights, 17-inch wheels or dual-zone climate control as well as all imaginable driving aids and integrated security systems and of course all connectivity included, with a complete multimedia system with wireless connection for the phone, rear view camera and smart cruise control among other things.