What good is the second generation compact SUV Peugeot 3008

Чем хороша вторая генерация компактного SUV Peugeot 3008

3008 compact SUV in the model range Peugeot debuted back in 2009. In 2013, the “SUV” slightly refreshed radiator grille and headlamps got a new design. And in 2017, the market came the second generation of the crossover Peugeot 3008, which remains relevant today.

Generational change has helped this model to become a leader of brand sales in Russia in 2018, and now she is great demand. The Peugeot 3008 is available in 4 models at a price of 1.8 million rubles. Within even the top variant can now be bought for less than 2 million rubles.

What’s the difference of this model? More aggressive appearance is the first thing that catches the eye. The smooth lines of the body with eye-catching swage line at door handles, original front and rear optics, memorable grille – those items that draw attention at the first acquaintance with the novelty.

The “second” 3008 is built on the platform ЕМР2, which “unites” with his 308-m hatchback. But since the novelty is a crossover, the platform brought under its requirements. In particular, increased capacity suspension travel, increased to 220 mm ground clearance.

To reduce the “appetite” of the compact SUV, for its production are used special grades of steel. The housing seats of the back row, wings and front suspension arms are made of “winged” metal. But that’s not all – the tailgate and the floor and all plastic.

Even more impressive salon 3008-th, which is simply “stuffed” with electronics and multimedia. The instrument panel is a screen which not only allows the driver to choose the design for themselves, but also to display the information that the driver considers necessary.

The steering wheel is reduced, and the gearshift lever came the joystick. For top of the range the company offers a panoramic roof which has a sliding hatch to the huge size.

At first, French second generation “SUV” has received only internal combustion engines, and then there was also a version with a diesel engine. The Russian market is currently supplied options with the petrol engine capacity of 1.6 liters and capacity of 150 HP and a diesel version with the 2.0 HDI of the same power. Both engines are equipped with “automatic” on the 6-speed.