Peugeot is without any announcement over the Internet introduced a new generation model 308, which would be the official presentation should have at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. New Peugeot 308 stands out aggressive lines with distinctive Peugeot elements, based on the new 208 model.
The second generation 2014 Peugeot 308 is based on EMP2 platform which allows him to be 140 kg lighter than its predecessor. In addition to less weight, she brings more space for passengers, raises the level of comfort, and helps to reduce consumption and lowers CO2 emissions to 84 g / km. The new 308 is 167.3 inches long and 57.5 inches tall, making it slightly shorter and lower in comparison to its predecessor, but still has more cargo space, which now stands at 470 liters.
Exterior is obviously inspired by the smaller 208 model. The new Peugeot 308 has a large and illuminated logo. The front of the expressive LED lights give it a feline look. Rear LED lights outline a staff, and three claws in the spirit of Peugeot. Lights emphasize technological and dynamic look of the car.
Particularly closely approached the processing of each element in the vehicle interior, with an emphasis on elegance. Car design exudes technology and dynamism. Selection of high-quality materials and decorated with chrome fittings and black lacquered parts also affect the overall appearance and quality. From model 208 is taken and interior with a very small steering wheel and unusual set instrument panel, and generally minimalistic decoration, given that the majority of buttons replaced by a large 9.7-inch touch screen.
The range of engines in the new Peugeot 308 makes the 1.2-liter VTi engine with 82 hp and 60 kW, 1.6-liter HDi FAP which develops 92 hp (70 kW). Peugeot 308 will also offer the 1.6 THP with 125 hp (92 kW), 1.6 e-HDi FAP which develops 115 hp (85 kW). The most powerful engine is a 1.6 liter THP which has a strength of 155 hp (114 kW).