Peugeot models poise for 2017


Peugeot vehicles are known world-wide for their resilience, comfort, durability and safety.  For these reasons Peugeot has continued to improve the quality of its products and the Nigerian planthas not been left out. The Kaduna based factory has passed through thick and thin and after witnessing different phases, is currently poised for the market with different models in spite of the harsh economic terrain.

Though the company looks forward to beef up its line-up, chief among its current models are the 301, which won Car of the Year last year in Nigeria, 508, 3008, 4008 and Partner Tepee.

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  • Peugeot 508

Coming in three trims-Access, Active and Allure, the Peugeot 301 comes in two engine variants including 1.2 and 1.6 litre power plants. The 1.2 litre engine comes standard with manual transmission, while the 1.6 litre engine version is equipped with automatic transmission.

Its 15 inch alloy rim, and reinforced suspension, it fits perfectly on the Nigerian roads and delivers unbeatable ground clearance. Other outstanding features of the car include rear parking sensor, touches of chrome, electronic windows and dual air bags, ABS, radio/MP3/CD player/USB Bluetooth etc,

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  • Peugeot 4008

Then comes the 508. It is probably one of the most powerful cars in its category, yet the engine capacity is 1.6 litres. It is fitted with a 1.6 litre turbo engine that delivers more power than most 3.0 litre engines. Peugeot-508 The turbo engine in the 508 means that it delivers twice the power of a 1.6, making it more powerful than most cars in its segment.  And we have the Peugeot 3008, which was earlier launched as an MPV.

It made its debut at the Paris motor show in October as a full blown Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV). By the first look, the car looks great with a raised ride height, long bonnet body cladding and roof bars. All these constitute that the car is more practical than before.

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Futuristic design

The interior of Peugeot 3008 looks like a futuristic design with Peugeot’s latest i-Cockpit design. The new cockpit is easily accessible by Driver as well as the passenger. There is an 8-inch high-resolution screen compatible with both Android auto and Apple Car-Play.

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  • Peugeot 3008

Peugeot has also the 4008. For many auto enthusiast, especially, those with preference for Peugeot vehicles, the wait is over, as their demand for a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), commonly known in Nigeria as Jeep, has been met by the renowned auto maker. The Peugeot 4008 is here to answer all the questions about off-road and off-road drives.

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  • Peugeot Partner Tepee

The new Partner Tepee comes in two trim levels – Active and Outdoor. The entry-level trim equips the Partner Tepee with 15in steel wheel, front foglights and LED day-running-lights outside, and inside there is air conditioning, Bluetooth, USB connectivity and cruise control inside.

(Vanguard News)