Within the framework of the Moscow International Motor Show took place not so many world premieres and today we will tell about one of them.
It’s about the French automaker 2018-2019 Peugeot and its flagship sedan under the symbol 508.
As stated in the company, 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 model year – a brand new sedan, but in fairness it should be noted that the French are somewhat fib, passing though a massive, yet upgrades for the transition to a new generation.
However, let it remain on the conscience of the automaker, and we move on to a detailed story about the new product.
Sedan 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 model year did not lose design principles of the previous generation car, there are still combines stylishness, elegance and confidence.
But now, thanks to the different design of the front and rear of the body, as well as new high-tech optics in the LED elements, the exterior of the machine has become more attractive and modern.
With regard to aerodynamics, in this regard, the new product does not live up to expectations because of the aerodynamic drag coefficient model remains at 0.62 Cx.
If we talk about the size 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 model year, the length of the new sedan reaches 479.2 centimeters in width – 185.3 cm excluding door mirrors, height – 145.6 cm.
The length of the wheel base of the car is 281.7 centimeters and a height clearance (clearance) is not more than 17 centimeters.
Curb weight of the machine ranges from 1430 to 1615 five-year-kilogram, depending on the installed equipment.
Also, more modern look and interior 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 sedan model year received a traditional five-seat layout.
The car has got a new front panel with touch screen 7-inch screen, there was a more informative “monitorchika” onboard computer and instrument panel can now be supplemented with a projection screen.
With regard to used in interior decoration materials, their quality improved obviously.
In addition, the car has received a more comfortable seat, and the amount of free space on the back seat has increased markedly.
Perekroenny engineers luggage compartment model is now able to absorb the approximately 545-year-liters of luggage.
Motor range sedan 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 model year is impressive in its diversity – two petrol units and three diesel engines will be presented in the domestic market.
On the role of the younger gasoline engine French automaker chose atmospheric unit having a distributed fuel injection, 4 cylinders arranged in a row, the 1.6 liter (1598 cc) and a working volume of 16-valve timing type DOHC.
Its capacity is about 120 horsepower at 6000 rpm and maximum torque of 160 Newton-meters is achieved at around 4250 rpm.
This engine gets himself into a pair of robotic box ETG dedicated six gears, which can accelerate the car from zero to 100 kilometers per hour in 11.5 seconds.
The maximum speed in this case is 203 kilometers per hour.
Here, in the combined cycle consumes about 6.2 liters of gasoline per 100 kilometers.
The second petrol engine, also has a 4-cylinder, working volume of 1.6 liter, 1.6-valve Timing and distributed injection of fuel, but thanks to turbocharging system, its capacity increased to around 150 horsepower at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque in Newton-meters 240 reaches a peak in the range 1400 – 4000 rpm.
This engine is equipped with an automatic six-speed gearbox Aisin, allowing 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 sedan model year accelerated to first “hundred” for 9.2 seconds.
Here, the maximum speed of the car reaches 220 kilometers per hour, and average fuel consumption of around 7.1 liters per 100 km.
The diesel line opens 4-cylinder 16-valve 2.0-liter (1997 cm / cc) engine with direct fuel injection and turbocharging.
It develops about 136-year-horsepower at 3750 rev / min and about 340 Newton meters of maximum torque already at 2000 rpm.
This engine is equipped with an automatic 6-band transmission, with which 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 sedan model year gaining first “hundred” for 9.2 seconds, with a top speed of 210 kilometers per hour.
Consumed are about 5.7 liters of fuel on the combined cycle for 100 kilometers.
There is in the arsenal of a new generation of 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 is one more variant of the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder diesel engine, which already produces 140 horsepower at 4,000 rpm and about 320-minute Newton meters of peak torque at 2000 rpm.
The maximum speed of the vehicle in this case is as high as 210 kilometers per hour, and on the set of the first “hundred” it needed 10.8 seconds time.
As for fuel consumption, the figure in a mixed mode of motion will be only 4.2 liters per 100 kilometers, making it the most economical engine in the entire power range sedan.
A flagship engine of the new 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 model year will be the 4-cylinder 2.2-liter (2179 cm / cc) diesel engine with turbocharging, whose power reaches 204’s horsepower at 3500 rpm and a maximum torque of approximately 450 Newton-meters is achieved between 2000 and 2750 rpm minute.
In a couple of this engine will receive all the same 6-speed automatic gearbox, which accelerates the car up to the first “hundred” on the speedometer in 8.2 seconds.
By the way, this unit in the car will be the highest top speed – 234 kilometers per hour, and the average fuel consumption will be no more than 5.7 liters per 100 kilometers.
The basis of the 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 sedan model year French engineers put the same platform on which the past generation car built.
The model is equipped with a fully independent suspension, front where there are two options – basic, “McPherson” and design with double wishbones in the most expensive trim levels with a 2.2-liter diesel engine.
The aft part of the equipment in all cases receive a multi-link design.
All wheels 2018-2019 Peugeot 508, the new generation are equipped with disc brakes, with front mechanisms have ventilation function.
As for the steering rack, he offered to assist steering.
In all variants of equipping the new sedan gets a solid set of electronic assistants, among which we mention the anti-lock braking system ABS, ASR traction system, ESP Stability system, brake force distribution system EBD and emergency brake Brake Assist.
In the Russian market 2018-2019 Peugeot 508 model year will be presented in four trim levels under the names of Access, Active, Allure and GT.
It is known that the standard on the model French automaker included steel rims with a diameter of 16 inches, central locking, immobilizer, just six airbags, full-size spare wheel, cloth interior trim, increased power accessories, dual-zone climate control, driver seat height adjustment, halogen optics, daytime running lights on the LED elements and the music system, to which are attached six speakers.
Presumably sale sedan 2018-2019 Peugeot 508, the new generation on the Russian market will start before the end of autumn 2014 year.
Domestic car owners have to pay for the car at least 999,000 rubles.