All-new Peugeot 308 spotted again in tests

All-new Peugeot 308 spotted again in tests

October 9, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The compact French hatchback Peugeot 308 will be completely redesigned and modernized by 2021. In the meantime, fans of the brand are content with spy photos of the novelty. In the last pictures, the camouflaged 308 is very similar to the serial version.

Europeans have known the current Peugeot 308 since 2013, so it’s obvious that the model needed a major update. And so it happened.

The French did not disappoint their customers and thoroughly finalized the five-door hatchback. The novelty will receive a new company logo in a retro style, as well as a new platform EMP2. With it, more space for passengers and cargo will appear in the car. Probably, the brand is going to release a more practical station wagon.

At the same time, if you believe the rumors, the prayer line will be headed by the modification of the Peugeot Sport Engineered – it will be a 300-horsepower all-wheel drive hot hatch, probably with a hybrid power plant. Such a car will be the direct successor to the legendary 308 GTi.

The test prototype is hidden under heavy camouflage, but we can assume that fans will appreciate the design of the novelty. Moreover, this time the car nevertheless opened the veil of secrecy: LED DRLs are visible in the pictures, as well as part of the main optics. In the center of the grille is the front camera. A hint that the new product will get a semi-autonomous driving system.

The debut of the new generation Peugeot 308 is scheduled for next year.

Earlier, Peugeot announced the cost of the new crossovers 3008 and 5008. The UK will be the debut market for these SUVs. Auto new items will appear on sale early next year. So, the basic 3008 will cost $ 33,725