2018 Peugeot 508 looks amazing

2019 Peugeot 508 red rear

The 2018 Peugeot 508 has been officially revealed prior to its unveil at the Geneva Motorshow in March. Its current generation has been around since 2001 and is obviously showing signs of age.  Thankfully, the new generation will have nothing in common with the previous one and it sits on Peugeot groups EMP2 platform.

Price in UK £24,000
Release date 2018
Engine options Petrol & Diesel
Fuel Economy 70 mpg

 

2018 Peugeot 508 Exterior

It goes without saying, this second generation Peugeot 508 looks stunning. The french manufacturer has completely restyled the car taking inspiration from the 2014 Exalt concept.

Talking about its design, the 508’s front fascia is sleeker and gets headlamps with vertical slat DRL, aggressive grille with prominent logo and contoured hood. Its has a chiseled bumper with wide air inlets

As expected from a sedan inspired by the Exalt concept, the 508’s sides look great. Along with the slopping roofline and fastback boot, the large alloy wheel gives it a distinct identity.

The rear looks pony-class, and gets two circular exhaust ports.

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Dimension Change
Ground clearence -60mm
Width +20mm
Height -80mm
Boot space +14 liters

2018 Peugeot 508 Interior & safety

New Peugeot 508 interior

The interior is sporty and comes with Peugeot’s i-Conckpit system which is a staple across their line-up. This system contains a 12.3-inch digital instrument panel and a 10-inch centrally mounted touchscreen. Its steering wheel is controversially small.

The car is available in a number of interior trim levels and features are plentiful. Driving assistance technologies are provided and it comes with emergency automatic braking, adaptive cruise control and even a night vision system.

2018 Peugeot 508 engine and transmission

Peugeot’s BlueHDi diesel unit is provided in 1.5-liter and 2-liter guises. It can produce 128 hp, 158 hp, and 177 hp, mated to either a six-speed manual or an eight-speed automatic. There’s also a 1.6-liter petrol mill available in two ratings- 177 hp and 217 hp. Mileage is expected to improve due to a respectable 70 kilograms (154 pounds) drop in weight.

2018 Peugeot 508 price and Release date

The new Peugeot 508 will be present at the upcoming Geneva motor show. Release in most markets across Europe will happen later this year.

2018 Peugeot 508 GT line

2018 Peugeot 508 blue side

New Peugeot 508 2018

Peugeot 508 2018 rear

2018 Peugeot 508

Peugeot 508 front

 

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