The 2015 Peugeot 308 is a small family car produced by the French car manufacturer Peugeot. The Peugeot 308 was unveiled 5 June 2007 and launched in September 2007. Its code development was “Project T7” and first car X08 generation of Peugeot models. The 2015 Peugeot 308 features range of petrol and diesel options. In March 2011, the 308 received a facelift and premiered at the Geneva Motor Show. The second generation was unveiled in 2013 and was awarded as the 2014 European Car of the Year.
2015 Peugeot 308 Design
Campaign as the Peugeot 307 international markets, new car was based on the old 307’s chassis, but the new bodywork and a long period of time and extensive. Its coefficient of drag is 0.29, and has a 5-star Euro NCAP rating. After the 2011 facelift, pull-factor dropped to 0.28.
The 2015 Peugeot 308 HDi holds the Guinness world record of the most fuel-efficient mainstream car currently in production, as averaged 3.13 liters of 100 kilometers per (90 mpg-imp; 75 mpg-US) over a distance of 14,580 km (9,060 mi), but the Peugeot ran foul British advertising rules by saying that the 126 mpg-imp (2.24 L / 100 km; 105 mpg-US) in an ad for the car.
The 2015 Peugeot 308 is manufactured in France at the Mulhouse and Sochaux factories. It is also manufactured Mein, Russia, on the local market, since 2010, and El Palomar, Argentina, South American market from 2012. The 307 remains in production for several countries, especially those who prefer the saloon bodies, as China.
2015 Peugeot 308 Body styles
Hatchback: The 2015 Peugeot 308 is available as a hatchback 5-door, and door 3 limited to a few markets a. In 2010, he announced Peugeot to return to the model GTI (known as GT in the UK), featuring turbocharged 1.6L engine along 200 BHP (149 kW, 203 PS).
Estate: A station wagon version of the concept of the 308, the Peugeot 308 SW Prologue, the version presented at 2007 Frankfurt Motor Show.The production was shown at the 78th International Geneva Motor Show in March 2008 and went on sale that summer. The SW 308 (or 308 Touring in Australia) is available in 5 or 7 seat versions. One of the more chassis 2015 Peugeot 308 X08 is used SUV or MPV 3008.
Cabriolet: A Cabriolet with hardtop retractable known as CC 308 instead of the Peugeot 307 CC in the spring of 2009 The roof folds into the trunk in 20 seconds, and at the speed of 7.5 mph (12.1 km / h). With the roof up the boot capacity is 465 liters of space but this reduces the 266 liters with the roof down.
Sedan: In September 2011 Peugeot has presented for the Chinese market a four-door sedan version of the 308. This version produced for Chinese market by Dongfeng is based on the 308 facelift but differs from the Model European, large front grille, chrome and more on the hips different shape LED tail lights. The interior is identical to European model. Engine range includes 2 petrol 1.6 16V 110 hp and 143 hp 2.0 16V. The trunk has a capacity of 502 liters. The Peugeot 308 sedan, sold 160.000 units 3 years, shares the Peugeot 408 in China, car-D part by a price slightly higher.
2011 facelift: A facelifted 2015 Peugeot 308 was released in May 2011 following the introduction of the public 2011 Geneva Motor Show with a new front end and minor changes to the back of the car. Peugeot and delivers 308 e-HDI micro-hybrid model with stop-start technology, energy recovery system during deceleration and hybrid battery that delivers more energy on start-up. A full hybrid 3008 was announced at the same time. The version produced in South America is assembled with the facelift. The facelift also given to 2015 Peugeot 308 SW and 2015 Peugeot 308 CC.
2015 Peugeot 308 Hybrid: Bosch announced in 2007 that the distribution of hybrid technology diesel-electric Peugeot for the 308. A prototype 308 is equipped with the technology shown in the Frankfurt car show ’07 and some of the concept car ‘Prologue’ was shown at the 2008 Paris Motor Show featuring 1.6 -litre HDi engine to turn the front wheels and the electric motor to turn the rears.
2015 Peugeot 308 RCZ Coupe: Peugeot presented a 2 + 2 coupe concept development of 308 car, the RCZ 308, at the 2007 Frankfurt Motor Show. This concept Coupe 18 mm under the standard car. It has proportions similar to the Audi TT. Final production model was unveiled at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show as the RCZ 308, and went on sale in the spring of 2010.
2015 Peugeot 308 Awards
In 2014 the Peugeot 308 was awarded Car of the year in Europe to beat I3 BMW and Tesla Model S. The Peugeot 308 and voted Car of the Year ‘Auto Europa’ in Italy by the Italian automotive journalists association, 2015 Peugeot 308 of the year in Switzerland by “Schweizer Illustrierte” The other four issues.