Peugeot 2008 Concept Car

September 29, 2012 at 11:43

French automaker Peugeot is going to present a new concept car in the form of a compact crossover. To test the public, the company introduced the new concept of a home motor show in Paris. It is also planned that the new Peugeot 2008 Concept car will become a serial production vehicle in the next year.

Peugeot 2008 Concept Car Photo

Peugeot 2008 Concept Car Photo

According to the official information from the company, the car is aimed at the young spirit of customers who value portability and practicality. This is confirmed by the unusual appearance of the car. Moreover, Peugeot 2008 has the potential to become a global model: on the creation of a prototype designers were working not only in Paris, but also in Shanghai and Sao Paulo. A car will be produced in France, China and Brazil. At the heart of the crossover is the same platform as that of the 208 hatchback, but the crossover is a bit larger – 4.14 m long 3.96 against a hatchback, the width of the concept is 1.74 meters. Parisian prototype is equipped with a new 1.2-liter three-cylinder turbo engine with 110 hp with direct injection – manufacturers claim that this easy powertrain provides improved fuel economy and significantly reduced harmful emissions in the “real driving pleasure.”

Peugeot 2008 Concept Car Pic

Peugeot 2008 Concept Car Pic

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