Restyling is increasingly becoming the only option updates the vehicle model, though, I must say, in most cases justifies the hopes and sellers, and buyers.
A little more than three months have passed since the start of sales in Russia, the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 (2012-2013 model year), and it is possible to objectively assess whether or not it was worth the extra car movements producer.
Given that the 2018-2019 Peugeot 107, and so for a long time implemented very successfully, is in the top 3 best selling models of the 2018-2019 Peugeot, it attracts the attention of restyling by definition.
City car A-class 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 competed successfully with other European brands, including with soplatformennym Citroen C1.
The highlight was the cooperation with the concern Toyota (Yaris Japanese became technical twin 107).
Production began in 2005, however, Russia has seen the Frenchman only in 2007. It should be noted, the process of conquering Russians was difficult, but ended very well: several times acknowledged the best car in the segment of city cars on the annual assessment of experts.
In 2009, the market entered a restyled version, which showed significant changes that are taking exterior and interior comfort.
Chassis has remained the same, but the possibility of increased fuel economy.
Three years later, the company decided on the next renewal of the 2018-2019 Peugeot 107, for the position of sales did not take the car even in the face of strong competitors objectively the same segment.
The main competitors as a miniature city car can be considered a Fiat Panda, Daewoo Matiz and Chevrolet Spark.
In late 2011 the world already knew about the upcoming update, called upon 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 to be aligned with the new concepts demonstrated by the SR1 and HR1 in January 2012.
The objective was to create a modern restyling of the car style distinguishes it from soplatformennika, the same Citroen, for example.
Thus, the hero of our review – updated in 2012 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 – now looks like this.
Naturally, restyling does not imply radical changes, because we still see two touring versions: a three-door and five-door hatchbacks.
The color scheme of the body extended by one shade – now anyone can buy a 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 plum-colored (see photo).
Other colors, no less bright (it is one of the distinguishing features of the 107-th) is available in full.
Wheelbase – 2.34 m at constant dimensions of 3.43 x 1.63 x 1.47.
Weight of car was 790 kg, so that in front of us quite confident, smart and compact city dweller.
The exterior has been updated, though not revolutionary, but very noticeable.
So, I got a bumper moldings, hood and podshtampovki label acquired in the central part and on the sides of the false radiator grille has a place for fog lamps and LED lights.
Both front and rear lights purchased the mask (for front matches the color of «2018-2019 Peugeot» emblems, rear – dark contrast), and the first also significantly expanded.
The plate is now located on the bar between falshreshetkami air intakes.
In addition to the front of the body, change the appearance and alloy wheels as standard.
Interior designers also have focused on compliance with the fashion trends.
Improved quality trim materials.
Basic configuration and three-door and five-door hatchback has expanded significantly: leather wrapped steering wheel and gearshift lever, multilingual audio system with two speakers, air conditioner, mounted tachometer, the iPod connection system via Bluetooth and usb available for a minimal price.
Robotic gearbox brought with it by default and the new paddle shifters.
Comfort interior remains the same: despite the tiny size, auto salon relatively freely accommodate five people, and even in the back row three will be located quite convenient.
Thank for this is a longer wheelbase, a stretched relative length of the car by 68%.
In the pros, you can add models and ergonomic driver’s and front passenger seats – at least lateral support available.
Trunk volume has remained consistently small, although difficult to expect from a small car capacity – 139 liters in the standard form and 179 liters at the removed shelf.
With folded rear seats of a number of three-door body in the trunk holds 712 liters in the five-door -. 751 liters.
If we talk about the technical characteristics of the 2018-2019 Peugeot 107, is under the hood of the car restyling occurred pleasant changes.
Affordable three-cylinder engine with a capacity of 1 liter and 68 hp
Now is not alone (in Russia, where the 107th diesels are not staffed, it was the only option).
Model year 2012-2013 will pull further and gasoline 86-horsepower engine capacity of 1.2 liters.
Suspension differ increased comfort, but there is no revolution in design: the front MacPherson strut, rear – semidependent V-shaped torsion beam.
Both power units favorably with those of the previous reduction of CO2 emissions – according to experts, is now the figure is 100g / km for models with five-speed manual transmission and 104 g / km for versions with robotic PPC.
This feature restyled 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 New allows experts to talk about it as one of the best European city cars.
A distinctive feature of the city car, which will be enjoyed by all the owners – the economy of the engine.
Gasoline consumption is 4.3 l / 100 km, which is in an urban environment becomes a priority property.
Add to that the compactness and maneuverability of a small car and can long ponder when choosing.
In Russia, the two available equipment 2018-2019 Peugeot 107. Basic, received naming Access, includes the already mentioned auto-electronics and high-quality interior trim, as well as mandatory anti-lock brakes, front air bags and integral head restraints for the front row seats.
The top grade 2018-2019 Peugeot 107, called the «Active», which is more attractive for a potential owner: it includes fog and halogen lights, LED lights, electric front windows.
Basic equipment of 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 in Russia available at a price of 380 thousand rubles.
This is a significant plus, because cheaper in the segment of foreign urban runabouts only Ukrainian ZAZ Chance.
However, Chevrolet Spark already mentioned, by definition, a Spartan, completed a few richer and has a more spacious interior.
A Kia Picanto is preferable to top-end modification at all, except for the price – the difference between him and the 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 Active will be about 50 thousand rubley.V 2018-2019 Peugeot made the car, in which three cylinders pour 4.6 liters of fuel is enough to hatch could run on its 14- inch wheels, a hundred kilometers in the combined cycle.
But honestly, 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 did not quite 2018-2019 Peugeot and French are not quite!
2018-2019 Peugeot 107 is known to be established in the framework of the Franco-Japanese Experiment Group PSA 2018-2019 Peugeot Citroen and Toyota Motor Company.
The three-cylinder 68-horsepower gasoline motor 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 with variable valve timing is produced at the plant in Poland, built Toyota.
There you make five-speed gearbox, including robotic versions.
vehicle assembly is carried out in the Czech town of Kolin: ibid, which produces two other minicar clone: Citroen C1 and Toyota Aygo.
Cars around the same, except for the exterior and interior design.
And the main difference, 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 is different from rivals that he was sold on the Russian market.
After the premiere of C1, “107th” and the Aygo, a few years ago, it was common opinion that, instead of 2018-2019 Peugeot 107, the Russians will do very well, “E-206”.
But, as time has shown, – the Russians do not feel sorry for money for a small and inexpensive avtomobilya.Tem more than that to compete in the compact 2018-2019 Peugeot Russia to have with not the most prestigious rivals, namely Chinese, Uzbek and Korean variations on Daewoo Matiz.
Perspective to become a leader among them, seems far from hopeless.
In the first minute of 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 leaves the impression of a mink coat, the lining of which is made of some deryuzhki.
In other words, he left the outside is much better impression than the inside.
The stylish headlights, hood with prominent “eyebrows”, wide smile of the central air intake – ladies should enjoy this handsome back cover in the 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 just missing: only open the glass is very convenient “shot in the crack hard to put large bags, but from the resulting loopholes photographers!. “moving from behind the cars.
But inside the 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 – garde.
The seat is soft, plastic is rude, on the doors and all – painted metal.
Originally of course, but the lining would be better to return to the place.
Between the core and the upper part of the steering wheel rim is visible speedometer.
Tachometer – option.
Management stove – entertaining kruglyash on the center console.
Yes … here we have a place to save!
Of course, the sense of style has not changed again to the French, but to correlate it with the comfort?
Speaking of savings and comfort.
In the simplest 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 most pleasing price tag, but there are no attributes at all automobile civilization.
Here no seat height adjustment, no air conditioning, no electropackage – open the window and adjust the mirrors have to manually.
Frankly, a few meters on such a car is unlikely someone will give pleasure, because there is not even an electric power.
Turn the steering wheel to the minimum speed is not easy, even a man … so advise women to shop Trendy complete with electric power included in the database.
The engine from 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 – a very vociferous;
perhaps even too much.
The car shakes much of the annoying tarahtenie 1-liter motor of.
If a strong desire, 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 can be made to be worn as ugorevshego, and in fifth gear its speed does not exceed 130 km, but fuel consumption will reach a surprisingly low values.
On the “fourth” is the maximum speed passes and for 140 and even 150 km / h.
But to achieve a sharp acceleration will not work: the car will accelerate smoothly and quietly.
2018-2019 Peugeot 107 will break persistently forward, still loudly chasing his three “pot” (could be on a better sound insulation work) and tightly gripping the asphalt.
The stability of the car on top.
2018-2019 Peugeot 107 is firmly without raskachek and vibration, as if not more than the maximum allowed dynamic.
Suspension at the “107th” – a very dense, very well rehearsed minor irregularities Larger speak loudly and noticeably hit the body on the sand or fine gravel begins machine-gun fire on the wheel arches…
Leave the asphalt, I want to emphasize on the 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 is possible without unpleasant consequences.
Arches “107th” inflated wheels wide apart at the corners of front overhang – 65 back – 44 cm This not only makes the car better controlled and more stable on the road, but also allows you to go over bumps without the risk of scratching the bumper..
Of course, about any off-road capabilities of 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 and there is no question, but all the same since the 2018-2019 Peugeot brought to Russia, it is nice to know that it is, to some extent, ready for our roads.
But whether Russia ready for such a car?
– Hard to say.
Of course, the Russians have become accustomed to the fact that a small car does not necessarily low cost, so the price of 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 does not scare us.
But as far as we are ready to reduce your car and be proud of his agility, sacrificing “authority” big car? Especially because in our traffic will not pass even a 2018-2019 Peugeot 107.
The price of 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 cars.
Prices of 2018-2019 Peugeot 107 starts from 300 000 rubles.
In the base – three-door body, 1.0-liter engine with manual transmission, ABS, two airbags.
Packaged motor robotic 2-Tronic gearshift can by paying 347,000 rubles., This price includes electric power adjustable steering column and front electric windows.