Peugeot SUV lovers! The wait is over. Finally, your much-awaited compact SUV is being launched in Pakistan today, January 28, 2022.
What to expect?
For now, we know that it has been launched in two variants – Active & Allure. Stay tuned to our blog section for more details regarding their specs and features. However, we know how much they cost.
Peugeot 2008 specs, features, interior, exterior, and price
Peugeot 2008 Price in Pakistan
Peugeot Allure being the premium variant will cost you Rs. 5,850,000, while Peugeot Active is priced at Rs.5,250,000.
These two could have been priced slightly less than this, but after the passing of the latest mini budget, in which taxes and duties have been raised on locally manufactured vehicles, a price increase was expected.
Peugeot 2008 Interior
The interior of Peugeot 2008 features:
- Smart key entry
- Cruise control
- Push start button
- 7-inch floating infotainment touchscreen that also displays driving aid signs, speed and safety warnings in the form of hologram
- Single-zone auto climate control
- Spacious interior
- 3D I-cockpit
- Intuitive driving position
- Configurable head-up instrument panel
- Compact steering wheel
- Driving modes
Peugeot 2008 Exterior
These features make Peugeot 2008’s exterior so awesome:
- 3-claw full LED headlights and LED DRLs
- 17-inch alloy wheels
- Panoramic sunroof
- Aerodynamic athletic physique
- Sculpted side panels
- Large chrome grille
- Signature rear LED headlights
Peugeot 2008 Engine & Transmission
This compact SUVs engine is:
- 1200 cc MPI turbo
- 130 hp horsepower
- 230 N.m torque
- 6-speed automatic transmission
- Front wheel drive (FWD)
Peugeot 2008 Safety Features
For your optimal safety while riding, Peugeot 2008 offers you:
- Blind spot detection
- Hill assist
- Electronic stability program
- Active lane keeping assistance
- High beam assist
- Rear view camera
- Front + Rear parking sensors
- Anti-Lock braking system (ABS)
- Road sign & speed limit recognition and recommendation
Comparison: Peugeot 2008 Vs Hyundai Tucson Vs KIA Sportage
|Specifications||Peugeot 2008||Hyundai Tucson||KIA Sportage|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||44L||62 L||62 L|
|Displacement||1200 cc||1999 cc||1999 cc|
|Horse Power||130 Hp@rpm||155 Hp@rpm||155 Hp@rpm|
|Torque||230 Nm@rpm||196 Nm@rpm||196 Nm@rpm|
|No. of Cylinders||4||4||4|
Bottom line: Should you consider buying this SUV?
While there is no direct comparison between Peugeot 2008 with Sportage and Tucson due to its smaller engine displacement, however it will be compared with these two because of:
- Its compact SUV shape
- Competitive price
Despite its smaller engine, Peugeot packs the punch. With a 1,200cc engine, it produces 230 N m of torque which is far higher than the other two. Therefore, if you are looking for a faster SUV, think of the Peugeot 2008. Price wise, it is also likely to be on the cheaper side. This should help boost its sales. However, there will be other factors that will determine its local sales like availability of auto parts, network of dealerships, etc. With Lucky Motors Corporation behind this new entrant, Peugeot should have a smooth sailing in Pakistan.
Stay tuned to this space as we bring more details for you as soon as they become available.