The 2018 Peugeot 4008 is a Compact SUV whose first model was produced in 2012. This new model comes with improvements in the cabin, powertrain, and the exterior together with great entertainment system and improved safety features.
2018 Peugeot 4008 – Exterior Expectations and Luxurious Interior Design
The 2018 Peugeot 4008 looks amazing from outside having a sleek and sporty design. The model is sold in Allure and Active trims. The outside body of the car has blended lines that are sharp with rounded contours. The car also comes with several colours from which you can choose from. The rear part of the car has rear lamp stationed like lion claws with the logo of the car positioned in the middle. Depending on the trim, you will get 18 and 16-inch alloy wheels.
The 2018 Peugeot 4008’s cabin is made with elegance and stylish design. Both rows provide enough headroom and legroom for the passengers. The cabin is made from high-quality materials. The dashboard is mostly made from soft materials. The dashboard also has significant storage cubicles for storing small things. You will also get a cooled glove compartment, automated air conditioning having climate control, and a 12-volt socket. The cargo space is small at 384 litres. The sports cloth upholstery comes in black for both trims. Yu can even select Black leather trim.
The car also has great safety and entertainment functions. The infotainment system has Bluetooth and USB functions to enable you to listen to music from your phone or flash drive. The infotainment system also allows for smartphone integration and has an easy to use user interface.
The car has 7 airbags and a rear parking sensor which is embedded inside the rear bumper of the vehicle. More safety features are present like Electronic Stability program that is inclusive of Traction control, Dynamic Stability Control, and Anti-lock brakes. It is optional for you to get a reversing camera.
2018 Peugeot 4008 – Engine and Performance
2018 Peugeot 4008 has a 1.6-litre HDI engine that has a horsepower of 115 hp. You can also go for the 1.8-litre HDI engine that has a horsepower of about 150 hp. The top speed of this vehicle is 198 Km/hr. The car’s engine will get an automated CVT gearbox. This new version, the 2018 Peugeot 4008, will have a more fuel-efficient engine as compared to previous versions of the car.
The car has a CVT transmission system which has a few challenges hence the car needs more torque from the engine. One such challenge is that the engine sticks on a current RPM due to the CVT system that hardens the process of gaining velocity quicker.
2018 Peugeot 4008 – Release Date and Price
The official release date for 2018 Peugeot 4008 has not been set. However, it should be late 2017. The 2018 Peugeot 4008’s price has been set to be between $30,000 and $39,000. This Peugeot 4008 2018 is decent due to its improved features and great style.
You should be able to enjoy the plenty of space in the cabin area, listen to music from your storage device or even from your smartphone, speed to work at a speed of up to 198 km/hr, and more. However, it faces stiff competition from competitors like Nissan, Honda, and Ford. Therefore, the price should be more competitive so as to attract customers.