2017 Peugeot 5008 New Seven-Seater Crossover
It used to be MPV, and now one more in the crowd of SUVs on the market, the new Peugeot 5008 is coming soon. Already, critics do not satisfy, and perhaps much more is expected. However, the design team in the opinion of many in this case failed. 2017 Peugeot 5008 SUV will debut at the Paris Motor Show, together with the new 3008 model. Their similarity in external appearance is such that 5008 SUV looks just as increased 3008.
No matter what, Peugeot with this model offered a new premium look, which is coming from the European market. Although crossover design put aside off-road capabilities, rugged evolution and other male things. Peugeot’s new design language characterized by thin grille, sharp headlights, tail lights with LED inserts. There is a chrome trim that further makes the luxury vehicle.
2017 Peugeot 5008 is now officially part of the family crossover from this manufacturer. Although he belonged to the category of MPV, the new 2017 5008 is larger than its predecessor. Changes in size are present in the length of 11 cm and a width of 11 cm also. Enlarged wheelbase of 16.5 cm even allowed the deployment of seven seats. The third row of seats, however, has the option of removing it. With the configuration of five seats intended for passengers, the new crossover has a large trunk of as much as 1,065 liters. In this category so far the largest. Another fun feature is the ability to transport goods more than 3 m. When precipitated passenger seat gets space which is 3.2 m long.
New Peugeot 5008 Crossover Specs
The base of this model makes EMP2 platform. In addition to the vastness of this ground particularly affects the choice of power units of this model. A complete range of engines will form six diesel and four gasoline engines. The gasoline generator set should be set aside 1.2 L PureTech with 130 hp. This combines with the six-speed manual or optional six-speed automatic transmission. Then PureTech 1.6 L petrol with 165 hp (standard with six-speed automatic). Diesel engines are 1.6 L BlueHDi with 100 hp and 120 hp, and the 2.0 L Blue HDi diesel engines with 150 hp and 180 hp. 2017 Peugeot 5008 GT Line will run 2.0 L Blue HDi diesel engine with 180 hp.
This new Peugeot seven-seater crossover is one of the most high-tech cars Peugeot has ever built. In accordance with a long list of driving aids, thanks to which both considered so advanced, it is furnished and the interior of the vehicle. 2017 Peugeot 5008 decorates the interior a completely new look, with a multifunctional 12.3-inch display, and an 8-inch screen infotainment system on the center console. Support for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay MirrorLink is still considered a rare phenomenon in Europe, but the Peugeot and it offers with its new crossover. With the complete assistance and safe drive systems that provide new functionality, comfort is not lacking. A complete driving experience you will have, thanks to the large panoramic glass roof, front seats with massage function, voice commands, wireless charging phone, 360-degree camera …
2017 Peugeot 5008 Release Date
2017 Peugeot 5008 will be produced in a factory in Rennes, France. Sales will start in spring 2017. For now it is known that the model will be offered primarily the markets of Europe and China. Depending on the demand and sales, it is possible to expand the range to other markets. It’s no secret that Peugeot, as well as all other brands, wants to become part of the US market. Perhaps this model is a real contender to USA try out Peugeot.