New Peugeot 2008 officially launch

By ramieza, 21 January 2022

New Peugeot 2008 officially launch

The New Peugeot 2008 is now officially launch today, it is locally assembled at the Stellantis manufacturing plant in Gurun, Kedah. All vehicles built at the Stellantis manufacturing plant in Gurun undergo specific endurance and quality testing in Malaysia. 

The balanced lines and overall proportions are those of an SUV, with a recessed windshield that makes the bonnet more horizontal, creating a strong body. The car sits well on its wheels, perfectly shouldered, strong and reassuring.

Presenting a strong sense of identity, the front incorporates a proud and straight grille, a carved bonnet and LED daytime running lights that fade under the full-LED headlamps in order to resurface below. The 17” Black Onyx & Diamond Cut rims which perfectly fill the arches, adds a robust styling to complete its sporty outlook.  At the front and rear, the New Peugeot 2008 features full-LED lighting technology with Peugeot’s iconic three-claw signature illumination. 

On the inside, the Peugeot i-Cockpit is based on the same fundamentals which offer flawless ergonomics for awakening the senses, including: a compact steering wheel, for better handling and better grip, a large HD touch screen at your fingertips and now an innovative 3D heads up instrument cluster

The 7” Infotainment system is controlled via the touchscreen display, with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ as standard. Other subtle details include the interior trim colours and materials which are meticulously detailed, skilfully combining noble materials and original colours. 

The new Peugeot 2008 comes with driving aids and safety features to protect both its occupants and other road users. The following technologies are equipped on the new model:Visiopark 1 which  consists of a 180° rear view camera, Active Lane Keeping Assist, Driver Attention Assist and many more. 
Other standard safety features include 6 SRS Airbags, Hill Start Assist, and Electronic Stability Program (ESP) which includes: Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD) and Emergency Brake Assist (EBA). 

The stylish design is matched by its responsive performance. Equipped with the award-winning 1.2L 3-cylinder turbocharged PureTech petrol engine, which delivers a robust 130 horsepower and 230 Nm of torque. The turbocharged engine is paired with a quick-shifting, six-speed automatic transmission.

The colour line-up for the New PEUGEOT 2008 includes Amazonite Grey, Pearl White, Nera Black and the model's exclusive colour Orange Fusion, making a total of 4 colours available. Selling price starts from RM 126,753.00 which is inclusive of the 100% Sales Tax Reduction (SST) on CKD models and is valid from now to 30th June 2022.

The cost of new Peugeot 2008 is at RM 126,753.00 and it comes with a 3-years free service maintenance with a mileage limit of 60,000km, whichever comes first. It also comes with a standard 5-years manufacturer warranty, with a coverage period up to five years and a mileage limit of 100,000km, whichever comes first.