L I fter the first data and pictures leaked through the Internet, Peugeot decided it was the right time to spread all information on the new 308 GTI official way, before his debut before the public, scheduled for next Goodwood Festival to be held next week.
270 horsepower, 0-100 Torsen differential and 6 seconds for the new 308 GTi.
The new Peugeot 308 GTi will be offered in two versions, [1.99901 million] one with 250 hp and one with 270 horsepower , both with [1.99901 million] maximum torque of 330Nm obtained as only 1,900 rpm.
Both versions use the famous and veteran THP engine developed with BMW, with block 1.6 liters turbocharged direct injection and mated to a six-speed manual transmission.
As in the RCZ-R, the 270 hp GTI is associated with a [1.99901 million] Torsen differential limited-slip, helping to improve traction when cornering. The 308 GTi 270 can accelerate from 0-100 km / h in 6.0 seconds accurate, compared to 6.2 seconds it takes for the version with 20 hp less, while in both cases the maximum speed is limited electronically to 250 kilometers per hour .
All this accomplishes what the 308 GTI with [1.99901 million] energy efficient , which is one of the great qualities of THP engine. Peugeot says is the most efficient in its class, partly thanks to the system Stop & Start , achieving a consumption of 6 liters per 100 kilometers in combined cycle.
The new recalibrated suspension reduced their clearance from the ground in 11 mm and also included a new front brake discs 380 mm with four-piston calipers, formed by [1.99901 million] Peugeot Sport , while steering and ESP also receive performance is according to new features.
Aesthetically, surprising simplicity, except for the versions that come with the body painted two tonos.Se emphasizes his front with full LED headlights grille with glossy black finish and stamped tables, side skirts, rear diffuser that integrates the output from the exhaust alloy wheels 19 inches brake calipers painted in red and a discreet rear spoiler.
The interior has red stitching on the upholstery, door panels, shift knob, steering wheel and floor mats, aluminum pedals and shift knob in aluminum. The 270 GTi version also receives seats [1.99901 million] upholstered in Alcantara combined with red stitching.