Peugeot 5008 2017: and the minivan decided to become an SUV

Peugeot 5008 2017

The new Peugeot 5008 breaks all the schemes and is transformed into a true SUV 7-seater.

in the wake of the radical change that suffered by the new generation of the Peugeot 3008 when it was presented in the month of may, the guys from Peugeot are still in their particular objective to completely transform some of the models in its range. And the last to receive this renewal of the exterior and interior has been the Peugeot 5008. The new model has broken any bond of connection with the 5008 current.

And is, as we quote in the headline of the article, the new Peugeot 5008 has decided to become a real SUV seven-seater. In addition to a design completely renovated, the new Peugeot 5008 is displayed before us with a proposal of what more balanced. As well we will see throughout the article, we find endings as interesting as the finished GT or GT Line, a few motors, very efficient and a section of technology of last generation.

The Peugeot 5008 is converted into a SUV 7-seater

But better, let’s get into the details and in first place we talk about the radical change of design that has undergone the Peugeot 5008. As we say, we are before a proposal that is totally new that has broken any relationship with the outgoing model. If we focus our attention on the front of the new 5008, we will realize that we are in front of an SUV with an exterior design imposing.

Peugeot 5008 2017 - lateral

Although it retains its name, it involves a complete rupture of the links with the Peugeot 5008 current.

throughout the exterior of the Peugeot 5008, we find details and features that make clear reference to the new segment in that land. Has a hood, long and horizontal, the front by a vertical as well as a body high and different defenses spread throughout the body. On the other hand, his profile bold expresses fluidity and sportiness, two elements with which the new SUV from Peugeot will be able to merge with the environments that most urbanites.

Regardless of the body colour selected, the roof color “Black Diamond” with a gloss finish will give a plus of elegance and modernity. Along with this, it is interesting to note the chrome accents, the headlights Full LED (optional) or the grid of the calender with a checkerboard and the numerous air intakes. In the last place, if we take a walk around your behind, details like the band of color gloss black, rear lights with LED opalescentes and the gate width help to convey a message of consistency.

In regards to his measurements, the new Peugeot 5008 measured 4,64 meters long and its wheelbase stands at 2.84 meters, which translates into a large and spacious passenger compartment. Although, for the moment Peugeot has not released images of the interior of the new 5008, you can detallarte all its features. In the first place, we must bear in mind that the finishes of the interior and the materials used will be of great quality.

Peugeot 5008 2017 - posterior

A spacious interior, section of technology and latest-generation engines and very efficient. A bet very balanced.

With an interior with seven-passenger capacity, the passenger compartment offer a high degree of adaptability. The second row will have three seats are independent, identical and disappearing. For its part, the third row of seats, will also be independent and disappearing, although in this case it can be extracted. In addition, they offer the possibility of seats to fold them forward to create a surface that is completely flat and increase the cargo capacity of the trunk.

In its five-seat configuration, the boot of the new Peugeot 5008 cubic 1.060 litres. It also allows us the ability to transport objects of up to 3,20 meters long. The stroke technology comes hand in hand with the Peugeot i-Cockpit. The small steering wheel, the huge capacitive screen of 8 inches, located as if a tablet were or the spectacular instrumentation digital high high-resolution, with a size of 12.3 inches, are details with which the Peugeot 5008 shows his side more premium and exclusive.

Their luggage cubes 1.060 L (with 5 spaces)

In the section driving aids and safety systems, the new Peugeot 5008 will also be the last. In the range we find systems such as the Advanced Grip Control, Active Safety Brake, Active Lane Departure Warning, Reader Traffic Signals, Park Assist, Visio Park, cruise control, active with Stop function or Distance Alert, among many other systems. And along with this, we should add the system of info-entertainment of the latest generation of Peugeot and the chance to enjoy Android Auto or Apple CarPlay.

Peugeot 5008 2017

Initially the range will consist of four trim levels.

Although, at the moment there are not many details on the range that will be available in the Spanish market when it comes to the dealers, we know that there will be a total of four endings: Active, Allure, GT Line and GT.

Mounted on the platform
modular EMP2
, the new Peugeot 5008 offers an average reduction of weight of 95
kilograms and benefits from a section
mechanical last generation. In its range of engines you will find a wide
broad engine range of gasoline and diesel. Depending on the block chosen
we will have a manual transmission or an automatic EAT6. You can check
(mechanical detail, in the following table.

engines that are used by the new Peugeot 5008 2017

Engine Transmission CO2 Emissions
1.2 L PureTech 130 S&S Manual 6v 117 g/Km
1.2 L PureTech 130 S&S EAT6 120 g/Km
1.6 L THP165 S&S EAT6 133 g/Km
1.6 L BlueHDi 100 S&S Manual 6v 106 g/Km
1.6 L BlueHDi 120 S&S Manual 6v 108 g/Km
1.6 L BlueHDi 120 S&S EAT6 112 g/Km
2.0 L BlueHDi 150 S&S Manual 6v 118 g/Km
2.0 L BlueHDi 180 S&S EAT6 124 g/Km

In the case of the engine 2.0 BlueHDi 180 S&S will only be available for the completion of the GT Line.

Peugeot 5008 2017 - lateral

The color of the body is combined with the roof in gloss black to get a modern touch and elegant.

¿Where will it be
the production of The new Peugeot 5008 will take place in the factory
that the brand has in Rennes (France). For its part, the engines that will be used
will be manufactured in the plant of Trémery and Douvrin, located also in
France. In just a few days we will see it live during the Paris motor show 2016. It will be sold to the international level from the
spring of 2017.