2018-2019 Peugeot 408 – a new sedan for the Russian car market

2018-2019 Peugeot 408 – a new sedan for the Russian car market

On the Russian car market there is a new sedan 2018-2019 Peugeot 408, whose assembly has already been established on the 2018-2019 Peugeot-Citroen plant in Kaluga. French car has already gained popularity in China, and in addition to this series of the owners of the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 supplement drivers of Brazil and Argentina.

Externally, the 408th from 2018-2019 Peugeot looks stylish and status car. Design of the new sedan inherent three important qualities: elegance, harmony and dynamism. The body has balanced proportions and by all appearances, the designers sought to create a sophisticated, yet practical vehicle in which beauty is not to the detriment of consumer qualities. The grille of the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 chrome stands stylish stripes, fog lights elegantly inscribed along the edges of the bumper and slanted headlights rushed away to the side rear-view mirrors.

Parent optics “looks” forward piercing eyes, and the emblem of the 2018-2019 Peugeot – Leo – highlighted by stamping on the hood, which smoothly into the windshield and roof. There are no sharp lines, the rear window quietly flows into the trunk lid with an integrated spoiler. Over profile sedan also did a good job. Dynamism 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 gives rushes up the glazing line, which underscored chrome surround. It is reported that the drag coefficient of a “harmonious” the Frenchman is only 0,30 Cd. This figure is a good tool for saving fuel and speed performance.

Motors 408 2018-2019 Peugeot 1.6 liter volume and different characteristics

  • Most low-powered gasoline engine works exclusively with a 5-speed manual gearbox, produces 110 horsepower with a torque of 142 Nm and provides a top speed of 184 km / h. Despite the modest figures, the motor in the range of powertrains 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 is not the most economical. The city sedan with 110-horsepower engine consumes 10.1 liters of fuel, on the road with six liters of content, and the combined cycle will spend on each one hundred kilometers 7.5 liters of fuel.
  • Next the engine of the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 has an output of 120 hp with a maximum torque of 160 Nm and can be paired with both the mechanics and a 4-speed automatic. Average, declared by the manufacturer fuel consumption in the first case is 6.7 liters per 100 kilometers, the second – 7.4 liters.
  • The most powerful petrol power unit is equipped with a turbocharger and is the owner of 150 horsepower with a torque of 240 Nm. With the motor running only with automatic transmission, but with six gears. 150-horsepower 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 Turbo accelerates from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in 9.6 seconds and its top speed is 207 kilometers per hour.
  • Rounding hits motors economical diesel engine produces 112 horsepower with a torque of 254 Nm. It is available exclusively with a five-speed manual gearbox, but on his side efficiency. The average consumption of diesel is claimed only five liters per 100 kilometers.

The interior of the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 sedan, like in appearance is dominated by smooth lines. Salon careful attention to detail, large glass area ensures excellent visibility and natural light, and for acoustic comfort meets sound-insulating windshield and double seals. The car provides a lot of space inside, as it has impressive dimensions for its class. 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 equals the length of 4703 mm, width – 1815 mm, and height – 1505 millimeters. wheelbase sedan length of 2710 millimeters, which to a great extent and provides a space in the interior.

Three complete new 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 for Russian buyers

  1. 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 Access – the most affordable equipment that includes a pair of airbags, ABS, central locking, headlights with «Follow me home», electric lifts of glasses on the front doors and heated mirrors. Air conditioning is available for an additional fee. this performance disadvantage is that the car can be purchased with either a 110-horsepower gasoline engine or 112-horsepower diesel engine.
  2. 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 Active – the next version, which allowed for all of the options available powertrains. Adds fog lights, air conditioning and audio system. As an option you can order a climate control with individual rear seats service.
  3. 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 Allure – most equipped version of the new sedan, for which added side airbags, threshold lights, all windows with electric drive, and climate control. 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 Allure shod as standard in light-alloy wheels measuring 16 inches.

The assets of the French sedan assembled in Russia large luggage compartment volume of 526 liters. Impressive and claimed the ride height, a height of 18 centimeters, which makes the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 408 prepared for use in complex and unfortunately not always suitable for trips of Russian roads.

Among the recent innovations of the French automaker was recently presented 508 HYbrid4 saloon with a hybrid power plant, construction of which is characterized by the familiar for the 2018-2019 Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 modular layout, with the internal combustion engine located under the hood of transmitting torque to the front wheels and an electric installation with a drive to the rear axle. The electric motor and the internal combustion engine does not mechanically connected to each other.

Photos 2018-2019 Peugeot 408

Photos 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 HYbrid4