3 REASONS FOR CHOOSING THE PEUGEOT 208
The appeal of the PEUGEOT 208 is instantly apparent thanks to its distinct sleek and sporty style.
Its offset fog lights and its broad, dynamic design that holds the road well will make any driver want to get straight behind the wheel.
Appeal, distinct style, robustness and perceived quality lie at the very heart of the PEUGEOT 208 identity.
An urban saloon with a distinct personality, the PEUGEOT 208 boasts a smart yet sporty shape with modern, dynamic proportions (reduced overhang, contained height) and a very elaborate design (sculpted sides, chrome window surrounds Depending on trim level., etc.).
The PEUGEOT 208 offers a high-quality minimalist interior with attention to every last detail. Its exclusive ergonomics make it manoeuvrable, instinctive and reassuring.
The clear and natural ergonomics of the PEUGEOT i-Cockpit® are designed to enhance your driving pleasure, as well as the handling of the vehicle and the precision of the drive.
Combined with the now-capacitive large 7” touch screen and a ‘head-up’ display, the smaller steering wheel makes for better handling and offers a direct and more intense driving experience.
With the emphasis very much on driving pleasure, comfort and support, the technological features of the PEUGEOT 208 are designed with efficiency and safety in mind.
The compact dimensions of the PEUGEOT 208, at under 4m in length, combined with its compact steering wheel, make this an agile vehicle that it ultra-manoeuvrable in urban environments and enhance driving pleasure for a fun and exciting experience.
As comfortable in urban environments as it is out on the open road, the PEUGEOT 208 is a practical vehicle for everyday life and one that is easy to park thanks to its concealed camera and rear obstacle detection radars Optional, as standard or unavailable, depending on the model. Driving aids whereby the driver maintains control of the vehicle. for reverse manoeuvres), not to mention the Park Assist Optional, as standard or unavailable, depending on the model. Driving aids whereby the driver maintains control of the vehicle. system (active assistance in parallel parking or reversing into a bay, under 8km/h).
You, too, can enjoy all of the experience and expertise of the PEUGEOT brand with the PEUGEOT 208 and its various progressive features designed to improve safety.
The Active City Brake Optional from the second trim level. technology (automatic urban braking when there is a risk of collision) helps to prevent accidents and reduce the severity thereof in the event of the driver failing to react in time when driving in urban environments at under 30km/h.
A short-range laser sensor (Lidar) fitted at the top of the windscreen detects obstacles such as vehicles travelling in the same direction and stationary vehicles. If necessary, it can automatically trigger full-power braking in order to avoid a collision or limit the impact thereof by reducing the speed of impact. In some cases the system will even automatically bring the vehicle to a complete stop, thus avoiding a potential collision with the vehicle in front.
The 1.2L PureTech 110 S&S model of the PEUGEOT 208 is fitted with the EAT6 six-speed automatic conversion gearbox, optimising fuel consumption and reinforcing the sensory driving experience. It is also equipped with the Quickshift technology, guaranteeing smooth and rapid gear changes.
Furthermore, its energy efficiency is virtually equivalent to that of a mechanical gearbox due to reduced internal friction and the use of lock-up clutch converters wherever necessary to prevent slippage.
This results in a 5g/km reduction in emissions compared with a manual gearbox with iso tyres, making this model excellent in terms of both experience and fuel consumption.