The upcoming 2020 Peugeot 2008 is a second-generation of the popular French SUV. After the first generation and its huge success, the next-gen model is on the move. According to the manufacturer, the new model will go on sale later in 2019.
The forthcoming Peugeot 2008 will bring a lot of changes if we compare it to the current one. The design will be more stylish and attractive. The cabin will be also improved and this time Peugeot 2008 will be offered with more space. Few engine options will be also available. However, the highlight of the 2020 model is its e-2008 variant that comes with a powerful 50-kWh battery that provides a range of 193 miles.
2020 Peugeot 2008 Upgrades and Changes
The 2020 Peugeot 2008 exterior design is modern and attractive. We can for sure say that design is futuristic and unique. The new model deploys many visual upgrades that will make it look more attractive than its predecessor. The front will see most of the changes. The new horizontal grille is slightly redesigned and advanced LED headlights will salt the look of this SUV.
Dimensionally, the new 2020 Peugeot 2008 is bigger than the current model. It is 5.5 inches longer. The rear end of this SUV will also get some redesign. The great visible LED taillights are installed and slightly reshaped bumper is part of these changes.
The cabin of the newest 2020 Peugeot 2008 will be improved and tech-rich. Also, thanks to its platform and sloping roof, the new SUV will come with more space inside. There are two rows of seats and enough room for five passengers. Most of the benefit will get rear-seat passengers with great legroom and headroom. Also, the cargo space is good, and this SUV provides 15.3 cubic feet.
The new 2008 Peugeot will be available with four trim levels. Each trim will bring own uniqueness. The upper trims will be offered with leather upholstery.
The safety will be also improved and we can expect a great rate of Peugeot 2008. The new adaptive cruise control, lane departure assistance, blind spot monitoring, auto headlamps, auto emergency braking system are some of the features that will be available as the optional.
2020 Peugeot 2008 Powertrain
The upcoming 2020 Peugeot 2008 is the SUV that will be available with a wide range of engines. Exactly, there will be three engines choices with few different outputs. The first one, according to some rumors will be a 1.2-liter three-cylinder engine that will deliver three different outputs 100 HP, 130 and 155. Unfortunately, at this moment there is no available information about the fuel economy. However, we can assume more info to be available soon.
The next engine that is optional on the Peugeot 2008 is a 1.5-liter four-cylinder Blue HD unit. This diesel drivetrain comes with two outputs 100 or 130 horses.
2020 Peugeot e-2008
The last one and the highlight of the offer is the 2020 Peugeot e-2008. This model is an all-electric SUV that will no different in design from the standard model. The 2020 Peugeot e-2008 will deploy a single electric motor that will be able to deliver 136 HP and 192 lb-ft of torque.
Also, thanks to the powerful 50-kWh battery, this engine can provide 193 miles of driving range. Furthermore, with a 100-kW outlet, this battery needs around 30 minutes for 80 percent recharge.
Release Date and Price
The upcoming SUV will arrive in Europe later this year. However, the rest of the markets must wait for the beginning of 2020. The Peugeot 2008 will be available in four trim levels: Active, Allure, GT Line and GT.
From some experts view, the 2020 Peugeot 2008 will cost slightly more than before. As for the all-electric e-2008 model, it will cost a few thousand dollars more than the base model.