Unfortunately, the company 2018-2019 Peugeot things are not always successful. Nobody argues with the fact that the cars of this manufacturer are obtained stylish, elegant, interesting. However, from the competition are always somewhat inferior.
Perhaps the situation will correct several new urban compact car that debuted at the Geneva Motor Show. This is the 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 – year, which has just two brothers on the platform and class. We’re talking about Sistroen C1, as well as about the Japanese Toyota Aygo.
Well, let’s find out whether the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 has a chance to take the lead in its segment and achieve success. Or, the project will again be mediocre and the French producer will have to re-search for new solutions, and to take decisive steps to build up sales of its cars. Only in another class.
Traditionally, for our review, we first examine the appearance of new items, and then look at its interior. After that, we find out what the packaging will offer its customers the 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 and finish our conversation specifications. We will not shelve, and start learning the car.
Just note that the car is available in three-door and five-door versions. Each of these variations in body optionally can be equipped with soft covers, which develops at the expense of the drive. That is, from the hatch for a few seconds turns the car into a cabriolet.
In addition, the 108 replaces the 107 model on the market, which turned out to be surprisingly popular. Thus, only in the territory of Russia for it has sold nearly 2 million of these cars, and last year – about 900 pieces. In Europe, sales of last year showed all 55 thousand sold the 2018-2019 Peugeot 107.
Actually, it is not surprising for such popularity. In recent years, more and more Europeans appreciate compact cars, which is easy to move around in heavy traffic, park in a confined space and spend a minimum of fuel. Add to that stylish design, rich equipment, and you get a formula for the perfect city car.
Judging from the photo and video review of the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 – years, it is the realization of this ideal, and seeks a manufacturer.
Despite its size, the machine front looks solid and even sports, with some hints of aggression and assertiveness. Of course, without the bright appearance it is difficult to compete with the leading manufacturers, for 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 have decided to do just that. Bumper great, exactly like the lower air intake that allows you to create a very interesting line. Stylish optics, competently arranged LED lights only add pluses to the exterior of the machine.
If you look at the car from the side, it seems as though the manufacturer originally wanted to create a sports car. Obviously, a long racing modifications do not have to wait. The image is formed by the relatively large windows, high sill, small side stacks of compact wheel arches, in which, however, will fit the wheel 15 or even 16 inches.
Large side lights, LED components with 3D effects, suitable for the dimensions of the car trunk door form a pleasant and stylish appearance of the back of the news.
The manufacturer provides an excellent opportunity to the buyer to choose and create individual looks for your 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 due to the color palette, its combinations and even application of special stickers. And because form hatchback under their own preferences and tastes will not be difficult. Combine is from what.
Dimensions is fully consistent with the class A, who gets compact hatchback 2018-2019 Peugeot 108:
- length – 3475 mm
- width – 1615 millimeters
- height – 1460 mm
- wheelbase – 2340 mm
- ground clearance – 150 mm.
Suffice controversial component of the vehicle. The fact that here the most thought about the driver and front passenger. As a result, they got very comfortable seats with good side support, ample space for legs and head, integrated headrests and more. But if you go to the back row, it immediately found a problem.
And the problem is quite commonplace for this class of cars of this size. There’s simply not enough space. Because the manufacturer and increasingly focused its new product as a compact urban hatchback for a young family. That is, adults sit forward, and behind there is enough space for the children. For adults there is not as comfortable as we would like.
As for luggage, it is also not pleased with the abundance of free space. In its normal position, the boot can accommodate 180 liters of luggage, and if you fold the rear seats back, then space will be several times more – 750 liters.
The front panel is like and simple, but very concise, easy, understandable. Dashboard informative and easy to read and user-friendly steering wheel, lies well in the hand and does not occupy much space. Also 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 – year is available with a seven-inch touch screen to control multimedia and very stylish climatic equipment control units. What is true, such innovations are only available with a complete set of Allure and above.
2018-2019 Peugeot 108 will be available in several different models. However, even the basic Access pleasantly surprised of its components. And they are:
- LED daytime running lights
- six airbags
- Special brackets for child seat
- on-board computer
- adjustable steering wheel height
- VSC system, EBD and ABS
- Assist to start from the hills and slopes.
If that seems not enough, you can pay extra and get a richer set. In addition, they include the following:
- audio system with 3.5-inch display on the
- electric front doors
- electric and heated exterior mirrors
- lift for the driver’s seat
- navigation system
- leather trim
- Rear View Camera
- Keyless access to the salon
- alloy wheels and so on.
Given the fullness of our road cars, it becomes obvious need in the parish and in our market of compact city cars. 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 – year looks very preferred option among all that is represented in the world.
However, it is necessary to wait. In Europe, meanwhile, the new product by 2018-2019 Peugeot are already actively sold since this summer. During the three-door version in European dealer showrooms 2018-2019 Peugeot asked of ten thousand euros. Over the five-door body will have to pay a little more at the start – from 10 600 euros. As you can see, the prices are not that high, and hence the probability of increasing the popularity of hatchback by output on the Russian market is quite high.
Despite the fact that the appearance of a new city car seems a little sporty and aggressive, technical data do not confirm this. Avtomobilchik compact, maneuverable, but still would like to get a little more than offers 2018-2019 Peugeot in the engine compartment of their new items. Total buyers are offered a choice of two engines. Both petrol and both three-cylinder.
- The initial engine considered liter 68-horsepower engine, the torque which is 95.5 Nm. Completed robotised gearbox and mechanics. With the last CAT car can accelerate to maximum 157 kilometers per hour, and the first hundred at the same time gain of 14.3 seconds. The dynamic characteristics of the version with “robot” is not specified. But the known gasoline consumption rate. It is 4.1 liters in mixed mode for a hundred kilometers.
- Senior motor has a larger volume – 1.2 liters. Accordingly, the capacity increased to 82 horsepower, and torque – up to 116 Nm. Paired with a manual hatchback 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 – year is dispersed to hundred for eleven seconds, and can score a maximum of 170 kilometers per hour. It consumes an average of a little more junior engine – 4.3 liters per hundred kilometers of distance traveled.
Before us is a classic representative of the European class with traditional dimensions and opportunities for him. Of course, the 2018-2019 Peugeot 108 stands out bright appearance and even pleasantly pleased the front part of the cabin.
Unfortunately, the rear car cramped, which is confirmed by reviews of the owners of the compact city car. Given the appearance, interior and technical characteristics, it can be said that 2018-2019 Peugeot has turned out a good city car with a fairly bright prospects. Of course, some drawbacks in it there, but do not forget about a segment in question, and at what price will cost this novelty.