New 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 – the second generation of the French bestseller


The second generation of the hatchback 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 sample French manufacturer did not hide from prying eyes of car journalists and declassified a new exterior, interior and modified specifications model well before the official premiere, scheduled for the autumn of on a motor show catwalk in Frankfurt (Germany). Wagon 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 SW new generation promise to declassify in January . We offer our readers to evaluate the exterior and interior of the C-class European trends, find out more about the new EMP2 platform on which is built the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 and the New Citroen C4 Picasso in , to explore the options installed on the model of diesel and gasoline engines.

Perhaps I’ll start with the fact that the new generation 308 model from 2018-2019 Peugeot was slightly shorter and lower than in the first generation hatchback 2018-2019 Peugeot308 , but significantly increased the size of the wheelbase. Generating a new Body 4253 mm long, 1804 mm wide, 1457 mm in height, 2620 mm wheelbase. Front track – 1559 mm, rear track – 1553 mm. The use of the new platform Efficient Modular Platform 2, developed by PSA experts, allowed to increase the rigidity of the power frame torsion and bending, as well as significantly reduce the weight of the vehicle.

The new bogie design composite alloys are widely used, aluminum and high-strength steel. As a result, the curb weight of the new generation of the French hatchback Pezho308 reduced by 140 kg compared to the previous generation model.

  • The car will be based on the ground tires 205/55 R16 on steel rims size 16 in the initial configuration, saturated version flaunt tires 215/50 R17 tires or 225/40 R18 alloy wheels in the 17-18 range. The ground clearance of 130 mm, for the Russian operating conditions to increase the ground clearance of 165 mm.

With the technology figured out, it’s time to evaluate the new appearance of the new hatchback. Even a cursory glance is enough for the body of a new-generation 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 in order to see the familiar lines and stylish solutions used by French designers on earlier hatchback 2018-2019 Peugeot 208 and the crossover 2018-2019 Peugeot 2008 .


Lights complex shape of head light with LED eyebrows and sly squint, false radiator grille with chrome trim harmoniously resonates with a broad smile of the lower air intake, located on the bumper trim supplemented twofold points of light – fog and corners LED daytime running lights. The sloped hood dominates the front wings of the car and is decorated with organically inscribed longitudinal ribs, giving the front part of the machine assembled and purposeful look.

Viewed from the side the first thing we reveal the rearview mirror, move to the traditional place (previously installed on the legs). Such resettlement deprived novelty minivenovski small windows in the front doors. The side surfaces of the body and doors with bright edges and waves flows through the body. Faint sloping roof rests on the thin front and rear pillars monumental. Large rectangles doors with high window sill line provide comfortable getting into the driver and passengers cabin, minimal body overhangs are talking about the increased wheelbase and interior dimensions, respectively.

Korma hatchback 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 2 generation with stylish branded headlamp overall lighting (lion claws) calling away on the body side, filling the rear LED lighting completely. The huge rear bumper is designed to protect metal surfaces of the body, compact tailgate, alas, with zauzhayuschimsya to the bottom of the opening.

The second generation of the 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 looks less avant-garde than the first-generation model, but collected, stylish and even sports. In our opinion this looks interested buyers.

Architecture interior 2nd generation 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 – completely new. Original highly placed devices with a large screen multi-function trip computer, compact steering wheel for sporty cropped from the bottom, the dashboard and center console with complex surfaces. Center of the front panel of the composition is a huge 9.7-inch color touch screen, through which manages the multimedia system and climate control. Installing the touch-screen display allowed to abandon the mass of buttons, knobs and switches traditionally located on the surface of the center console. The first row of chairs with anatomical profile and pronounced lateral support rollers.

On assurance of the representatives of the French company the quality of the materials used, sound and interior noise insulation, filling the car options are responsible for the comfort and safety have reached the level of representatives of higher grade D. The novelty will get the active cruise control, electric handbrake, blind spot monitoring system and the intersection of the strip marking, parking assistant and other pleasant trifles.

By increasing the wheelbase to golf class impressive by the standards of 2620 mm sitting in the second row provides an enviable supply of free space for the legs.
Dimensions of the new-generation 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 hatchback trunk is 470 liters when loaded to the level of the shelf.

Specifications 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 -: choice of petrol and diesel engines, possible to install in the engine compartment of the new-generation 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 hatchback is wide enough.

  • The base engine is a turbocharged three-cylinder petrol new 1.2 THP (110 hp). Also, the car is equipped with the familiar by now produced a model 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 four-cylinder engines running on gasoline – 1.4 VTi (98 hp), 1.6 VTi (120 hp) and the 1.6 Vti (156 hp).
  • Diesel engines: 1.6 HDI (92 hp), 1.6 e-HDI (110 hp and 115 hp), 2.0 HDI (150 hp), 2.0 HDI FAB (160 hp).

Transmission 5 speed manual, 6 speed manual or automatic 4AKPP, 6 automatic transmission.

Start of a new generation of sales of the 2018-2019 Peugeot 308 hatchback in Europe is scheduled for October-November at the same price will be known. Production trends will deal with the company in the French town of Sochaux, the engines will also produce in France. According to preliminary information, the novelty Russian motorists will have to wait until spring .