Peugeot announces sales of updated 4008 and 5008 crossovers in GuangzhouNovember 22, 2020
Car sales in the Chinese car market will begin in early 2021. During the event, prices for the hybrid version of the Peugeot 508 were announced.
Peugeot introduces two crossovers to the Chinese car market. Recall that not so long ago the brand closed its factories in the Middle Kingdom due to the collapse in sales, but the light at the end of the tunnel appeared. Chinese buyers are waiting for the new 4008 and 5008 crossovers. They will be on sale in the first months of 2021. At the same time, the 4008 GT model will become a complete clone of the Peugeot 3008 for the European market.
The crossover’s arsenal will have two turbo engines. The first has a volume of 1.6 liters and a capacity of 170 hp. The power of the second engine reaches 211 hp. with a 1.8 liter volume. Depending on the version, 6-speed manual transmission or 8-speed automatic transmission Aisin is used as transmission. Inside the car, the dashboard has received a digital version, we also note the large screen of the multimedia system and leather trim.
As for the large Peugeot 5008, its world premiere took place at the very beginning of autumn 2020.
It is expected that the version for China will differ in size from the European version. In terms of technical stuffing, the car can be similar to the 4008 GT. As part of the event, Peugeot representatives published prices for the hybrid version of the 508L model.
The starting grade will cost 215,700 yuan, and the top grade will cost 227,700 yuan. The total output of the motor will be 249 hp, and solely on electricity, the car will be able to overcome 56 kilometers.
In the meantime, Hyundai spoke about modifications to its Santa Fe crossover with 7 seats in the cabin. The novelty will receive not only more seats, but also new technologies and changes in the exterior.
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