Introducing the new Peugeot 208 and E-208, where captivating design, advanced powertrains, and cutting-edge technology converge to redefine driving excellence. Following its reign as the best-selling car in Europe throughout 2022, the 208 receives a striking makeover that ensures its continued popularity, offering a range of trims including ACTIVE, ALLURE, and GT. Scheduled to open for orders in October 2023, these dynamic vehicles embody the essence of allure, emotion, and excellence.
To infuse a new level of modernity and allurement while maintaining the model's distinctive appeal, Peugeot designers introduced several captivating updates. This is first found in the iconic Peugeot front light signature that now adorns the 208 and E-208. Next you can find three long vertical light claws, integrated into gloss black inserts on the bumper, to create a striking visual impact and contribute to the car's broader appearance.
The new 208 and E-208 are available in a range of captivating colours, including two newcomers: Agueda Yellow and Selenium Grey. GT variants come standard with gloss black wheel arches, accentuating their sporty appeal. The overall visual impact of the new 208 is further enhanced by the refreshed Peugeot brand identity, featuring new Basalt Grey lettering on the front, side, and rear nameplates, as well as a rear Peugeot lettering that spans the entire width of the black panel connecting the rear LED lights.
Experience a heightened sense of emotion with the improved PEUGEOT i-Cockpit®, which takes centre stage in the new PEUGEOT 208 and E-208. Building upon its iconic status to become even more advanced, connected, and ergonomic, further enhancing the driving pleasure. The digital instrument panel, strategically positioned at the driver's eye level, boasts a new design and features a digital display to project information such as an HD reversing camera. These models also have the option to upgrade to i-Connect Advanced, which includes live TomTom navigation and natural voice recognition.
Across all models, a spacious and high-definition 10-inch touchscreen takes centre stage, while at the heart of the PEUGEOT i-Cockpit® lies the compact steering wheel, renowned for its agility and precision. Ergonomically optimized, the steering wheel holds controls for multimedia functions, including audio and telephone, as well as volume and voice control, placing essential functions at your fingertips. GT versions of the new 208 introduce dynamic ambient lighting, while all models benefit from a revised gear shifter design for improved ergonomics.
The new PEUGEOT 208 and E-208 embody excellence by offering a range of electrified powertrains alongside efficient petrol variants, giving you unprecedented choice.
Electric revolution: The new E-208 models showcase PEUGEOT's commitment to electric mobility. Equipped with a powerful 115kW (156bhp) electric motor and a 51kWh battery, the E-208 delivers an improved range of up to 248 miles on a single charge. Rapid charging using a 100kW charger can provide a 20-80% charge in less than 25 minutes, while a 7.4kW charger takes approximately 4 hours and 40 minutes for a full charge.
Hybrid sophistication: Introducing a new era of hybrid powertrains, the PEUGEOT 208 offers two 48V Hybrid options. These powertrains combine the latest-generation PureTech petrol engines, delivering 100bhp and 136bhp respectively, with the e-DSC6 dual-clutch electrified six-speed automatic gearbox, which includes an electric motor. In urban environments, the new 208 HYBRID 100 and HYBRID 136 can operate in 100% zero-emission electric mode for more than 50% of the time, contributing to a cleaner and greener driving experience.
Efficient petrol performance: The PEUGEOT 208 continues to offer the option of efficient petrol engines. Customers can choose between two configurations: the PureTech 75, paired with a five-speed manual gearbox, and the PureTech 100, complemented by a six-speed manual gearbox. These petrol engines deliver a harmonious blend of performance and fuel efficiency, ensuring an engaging and dynamic driving experience.