Peugeot 301 2017: a face wash for sedan manufactured in Spain

Peugeot 301 2017

The new Peugeot 301, a sedan manufactured in Spain, launches an image more modern and equipped with more advanced technology.

If few days ago we published all the information regarding the new Citroën C-Elysée, its equivalent under the brand of Peugeot, the 301 Sedan, receives its particular tryout in order to become a more efficient model, technological and modern. The new Peugeot 301 2017 receives its first big update since we came to market about four years ago.

Developed by Peugeot in order to compete with other sedans of similar B-segment, the new Peugeot 301 can boast of being a great success in its niche market. Since came on the market in the year 2012, the brand has made more than 360,000 units. Recall that the Peugeot 301 is produced in Spain. More specifically, in the factory, the PSA Group has in Vigo, spain.

Going on to analyse developments at the level of the image, we see that the great majority of them are concentrated in the front of the new Peugeot 301 2017. Jump to view new chrome accents, a new grille and lower grille. Also premiering around new beacons main LED lights for daytime running. To this we must add a new set of bumpers.

Peugeot 301 2017 - lateral

The Peugeot 301 is focused on emerging markets such as Eastern Europe or South America and Africa.

If we take a walk around your behind, in addition to the new bumpers are also evident lights redesigned with some 3D graphics. But this is not all as Peugeot also incorporates the range two new designs of alloy wheels 16-inch three new colors for the body: Artense Grey, Mocha Grey and Deep Blue. In total, we will have a palette of seven colors to paint to our liking the new Peugeot 301.

Leaving aside the outside, if we take a look at your car, it is remarkable the quality of finishes and finials that presents the new Peugeot 301 Sedan. In addition, we are faced with an interior that conveys a more technological and modern thanks to the new touch-screen seven-inch play the new system of information and entertainment.

And although it will depend on the level of finish set up, we will be able to enjoy among other items of the view camera later, TomTom 3D, and even a high level of connectivity with our smartphone, using Mirror Screen and thus to be able to use Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and MirrorLink.

Peugeot 301 2017 - interior

In the interior of the Peugeot 301 2017 we find a few finials and finishes are more than acceptable.

With their and 2.65 meters wheelbase, the cabin offers a very important space for the passengers of the squares later. And another of the main virtues of the Peugeot 301 is its generous trunk that cubes 640 litres. A figure that can be raised if we decide to tear down the back seats. The security is still well above the average in its segment, and includes multiple airbags, brake assist emergency (EBA) or the sensor of pressure of tires (TPMS). In the squares of rear Isofix.

A detail rather curious is that Peugeot has two versions focused on certain markets. Because the 301 is marketed in regions of the planet that reach high temperatures, there is a version that incorporates a system of air-conditioning specific, or the possibility to enjoy the maximum performance of the system with the push of a button.

And on the contrary, if we moved to one of the cold countries of Eastern Europe in the winter, the new Peugeot 301 2017 equipped with a heating system especially for faster heat up the passenger compartment as well as a windshield heated.

Peugeot 301 2017 - interior

The new system of info-entertainment and its 7-inch touch screen is a great news.

Going to the (mechanical, range of engines for the new Peugeot 301 shall be composed of a total
five engines, but will vary depending on market. Even so, the 301 2017
can be configured with any of these opciones:

Motor Tipo Cambio
1.2 PureTech 82 Gas Manual 5v
1.6 VTi 115 Gas Manual 5v
1.6 VTi 115 Gas Automatic EAT6
1.6 BlueHDi 100 Diesel Manual 5v
1.6 HDi 92 Diesel Manual 5v

As well we said at the beginning of the article, the new Peugeot 301 will be produced at the factory
that PSA has in Vigo
. Share assembly line with the new Citroën C-Elysée. And even if it is made in Spain, keep in mind that the
Peugeot 301 is focused on different emerging markets. It can be purchased at
some countries in South America and especially in Central and Eastern Europe
as well as several regions of Africa, among other places.