2015 Peugeot 508 SW Reviews
Peugeot presented a significant development of its grand tourer in the D section, enabling the new Peugeot 508 to express the brand's move upmarket. In addition, it profits from economic and efficient Euro 6 power units, including the 2.0 litre BlueHDi 150 6-speed manual that, with CO2 emissions of only 105g per kilometer, is the finest offering in the section for this amount of engine power.
The Peugeot 508 began its sales profession in early 2011, supporting the existence of the brand a presence, in the grand tourer section. Accessible as estate or a sedan, a third resolutely advanced variation arrived to enlarge the range a year after. Embracing the technology that is HYbrid4 as standard, also on the sedan, the Peugeot 508 RXH is a vehicle in a category of its own: its environmental operation stay exceptional in the auto world and its all road position, its versatility in use.
In China, a total of nearly 370 and assembled in France, 000 units are sold since launching. And China, which has become the largest marketplace for the Peugeot 508 represents 36% of sales.
The new Peugeot 508 strengthens the qualities recognised at its dynamic operation, the breadth and modernity of its gear, or the start of the vehicle, whether in styling.
A more assertive outdoor style for more nature
The preceding styling of the Peugeot 508, divine, filled with sophistication, was evocative of a powerful vehicle with irreproachable construct quality. The designers of Peugeot constructed on these qualities to create a vehicle with force, more technology and nature.
The new grille is a fundamental component of the fashion of the Peugeot 508. From now on including the Peugeot Lion at its heart and more perpendicular, it's an obvious nod in the 5 collection to its illustrious predecessors. In addition, it enables a corporate fashion to be introduced by the new Peugeot 508 at the front that's more self assured and endowing greater standing, which is deployed on the future versions of the brand.
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The front of the vehicle can also be characterised by the front lamps - headlamps, daytime running lamps, front foglamps, direction indicators - exceptionally technological LED that was 100%. As regards the headlamps, their small size and highly organized lenses accentuate the technical and identifying facet of the vehicle.
The bonnet was redesigned to allow it to be more flat, securely putting the three variants on the planet of top of the range vehicles, on the sedan enhancing the balance between back and front.
Still the rear end is organized, with a redesigned rear fender that is different in the luggage compartment while improving its protective function.
The rear lamps on the sedan are also redesigned to make them more flat than formerly, from right behind or whether seen in the side. The opalescent crimson handling of the visual touch that is three claws provides a powerfully identifying and technological effect.
Higher technology content for modernity that is greater
The inside has changed too. Consequently, the central panel has fewer buttons while the center console contains a new storage carton that is shut.
Placed before the motorist, the entire instrument panel that is wealthy and ultra makes reference to precision watch. It's backed up by the Head-Up Display in colour of navigation and driving info, seen in a smoked that was retractable blade.
The quality of materials used, whether in a top of the range world which is modern and tasteful, while not ostentatious, the quality of the gear and the care taken with finish promptly set the inside of the new Peugeot 508 for trimming material or finishers.
This high worth car world marries technology and nobility with the existence of numerous systems for security and relaxation. Examples are Keyless Entry and Beginning, the automatic electrical parking brake, automatic headlamp dimming, quad-zone automatic air conditioning, JBL badged Hi-Fi ... To the list of gear can be added two new systems: the reversing camera and Blind Sport Sensors, providing a colour picture in the touch screen.
The new Peugeot 508 additionally profits from connectivity that is drawn-out. According to mobile web technology, it's available a fresh generation of services that are linked: Peugeot Connect Programs. Because of the ergonomics of the touch screen, the programs developed are not difficult to access and their use is instinctive. The motorist is supplied with practical advice instantly, easing regular driving: free parking spaces nearby, fuel costs at filling stations in the area, traffic info, weather, tourist info in the Michelin Guide or TripAdvisor, contacts, along with the Coyote program (accessible according to state).
Improved driving enjoyment for efficacy and more dynamism
As regards suspensor, luckily one locates the elements that produce the Peugeot 508 safe and agreeable to drive.
In the start of the new Peugeot 508, the BlueHDi technology is generalised for Diesel.
As for the HYbrid4 technology, which so far remains an original proposal in the section, it's of course carried over to the RXH and the sedan. As an outcome of its drawn-out availability on 508 RXH and the Peugeot 3008, 508, 2nd place can be claimed by the brand in the sale of hybrid vehicles in Europe. The four selectable driving styles (ZEV, 4WD, Sport and Automobile) supply the motorist with exceptional simplicity and driving experience.
The new Peugeot 508 is made at Wuhan for China, and at Rennes for the European marketplace. Starts will begin from 10 in Europe while the new Peugeot 508 will be found in China.View PhotosView Videos
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