Presented coupe-crossover Peugeot 408 (photo)
Peugeot 408 became the most stylish crossover of the French brand. The model debuted in petrol and hybrid versions, but later also an electric version.
The new Peugeot 408 is officially presented. The first coupe-crossover of the French brand will go on sale from the beginning of 2023 at a price of 32,000 euros. This is reported by the official website of the Stellantis concern.
The Peugeot 408 is all about design. It has a dashing profile with an arched roof, a curved window line, and a slightly pointed rear. A huge grille is combined with slanted LED headlights, and running lights are made in the form of fangs.
Peugeot 408 2023 is built on the EMP platform, which is also used by the 308 hatchback. However, the crossover is noticeably larger.
Peugeot 408 2023 dimensions:
- Length – 4690 mm
- Width – 1859 mm
- Height – 1478 mm
- Wheelbase – 2785 mm
The interior of the Peugeot 408 is made in the i-Cockpit corporate style. The crossover steering wheel is very small and flattened at the top and bottom, and the virtual instrument panel is located very high. The large 10-inch touchscreen is turned towards the driver. Trunk volume is 536-1611 liters.
In the top versions, the interior is trimmed with expensive Nappa leather. You can also order 690-watt Focal acoustics, 20-inch wheels, night vision and semi-autonomous driving systems.
Characteristics of the Peugeot 408 2023
From the start, the Peugeot 408 crossover will be offered in three versions – with a 1.2-liter 130-horsepower petrol turbo engine and hybrid units for 180 and 225 hp. With. The most powerful version will be able to accelerate to 100 km/h in about 8 seconds. In addition, Peugeot 408 hybrids will be able to travel about 50-60 km on electric power. And in a few months, the Peugeot e-408 electric car will also appear.
All versions are equipped with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The crossover has only front-wheel drive.
It is noteworthy that Peugeot already has a 408 model. This is the name of the C-class family sedan and it has recently been updated.