Renewal Order Books Peugeot e-2008 they are about to open. The electric SUV of French origin has just received a major restyling that has not only entailed an aesthetic redesign, but has brought with it a new state-of-the-art propulsion system that makes it an even more attractive option within the competitive B-SUV segment. .
The first units will arrive at dealerships throughout the month of September, starting with the special launch edition. First edition. As is often the case with these types of limited edition versions, it will be an auction complete team in which we will find elements such as the Safety Plus Pack, the driver’s seat with massage or the two-tone paint.
The starting price of this model will be €46,140 before helping. Although this rate may seem high, we must not lose sight of the fact that it is a special finish, so the rest of the finishes (Active, Allure, GT…) will probably be below the barrier of 40,000 euros once sold. add to range.
The Peugeot e-2008 mounts a new engine of 156 PS (115 kW) and 260 Nm jointly developed by Nidec and Stellantis. This unit is more powerful and efficient than the previous 136 CV (100 kW) and 260 Nm engine of Vitesco (Continental) origin, something that is evident if we look at its approved consumption of 15.4 kWh/100 km.
The Peugeot e-2008 announces a maximum autonomy of 406 kilometers
The batteries have a gross capacity of 54 kWh, a slight jump from the 50 kWh of its predecessor achieved thanks to the adoption of new NCM 811 cells with a higher energy density. The maximum autonomy ranges from 345 to 406 km WLTP (in the specific case of the First Edition, a range of 402km WLTP).
In terms of charging, the car reaches a peak of 7.4 kW in single phase, 11 kW in three phase and 100 kW in direct current. (20-80% in less than 30 minutes). Of course, it continues to include a practical heat pump for the air conditioning system, something that customers who live in cold areas will especially appreciate.
Currently, Peugeot’s zero-emissions offer is made up of the e-208, e-2008, e-308 and e-308 SW, to which should be added the e-Partner, e-Expert and e-Boxer vans, as well as the passenger versions of the first two, e-Rifter and e-Traveller. This year the range will be enriched with the new e-3008 and e-408.