Peugeot Australia has announced the full-details of the new 2008 model on the local market which makes it available for at least AUD 26,490 for the Active. Next in line is the Allure with AUD 30,990, while the top of the line GT-Line sets you back at AUD 32,990.
The general characteristics at the exterior refer to the new grille with “feline-look” headlights and new LED taillights, while each variant adds more optional goodies, depending on the package involved.
Inside, the cabin is also equipped with standard 7.0-liter touchscreen interface with Apple CarPlay and MirrorLink technology. The top of the line versions are packed as well with autonomous emergency braking, dual-zone climate control and satellite navigation.
In the engine department, the all-new 2018 Peugeot 2008 comes in Australia with a brand-new 1.2-liter petrol-burner flat-four, with 81 kW and 295 Nm of torque, being sent to the front axle via a six-speed automatic transmission. This also allows an acceleration from 0 to 100 km/j in 11.3 seconds. Please find below the main highlights with the model in Australia.
2018 Peugeot 2008 – Main Highlights:
Peugeot 2008 Active
7.0-inch multi-function display screen
USB and Bluetooth Connectivity
Arkamys Digital Sound Processing
Mirror-Screen Connectivity (inc MirrorLink and Apple Car
Tokyo Cloth Trim (Black)
16-inch Alloy Wheels with Space Saver spare wheel
Single Zone Air-conditioning
Rear Parking Sensors
Electric Door Mirrors with Folding function
Front and Rear Fog Lights
Programmable Cruise Control with Speed Limiter
Wheel with Audio Controls
Cooled Centre Console compartment.
Peugeot 2008 Allure:
Park Assist (self-parking)
Active City Brake
17-inch Eridan Alloy Wheel
Fog Light Cornering Function
Electro-chromatic Rear View Mirror
Rear Privacy Glass
Dual Zone Air-conditioning
‘Oxford’ Premium TEP/Cloth Trim.
Peugeot 2008 GT-Line:
GT-Line-specific ‘Dynamic’ TEP/Mesh Cloth with Red Topstitching
Red highlights to interior door handles, seat belts and handbrake
Specific smooth leather steering wheel with red contrast stitching
‘Redline’ theme for 7.0-inch Multi-function Colour Display Screen
Alloy door sill trim
Alloy sports pedals
Red LED instrument panel surround
Perla Nera Black highlights for roof rails, rear door trim, spoiler and mirror shells
Specific rear bumper with chrome exhaust
Gloss black grille surround incorporating red ‘PEUGEOT’ lettering.