Tuesday 12 November 2019

Peugeot 208 EV from €27,334

Peugoet 208 and e-208
Peugoet 208 and e-208
Eddie Cunningham

Eddie Cunningham

Peugeot has revealed price and spec of its new 208 and electric e-208 due here early next year.

Prices kick off from €18,300 for the Active 1.2 PureTech 75bhp version with the electric model (e-208 Active) from €27,334 (includes SEAI grant, VRT relief).

There will be four petrols, including a 1.2-litre 75bhp 5spd, 100bhp 6spd manual and 8spd auto, and a 130bhp 8spd auto. There is a 1.5 BlueHDi 100bhp 6spd manual diesel.

The electric powertrain comes in Active, Allure and GT Line trims and exclusively in the flagship GT. The 136bhp EV has a 50kWh battery and three drive modes: Eco, Normal and Sport. Driving range is up to 340km (WLTP test). Cabin and boot space are the same as the conventionally powered cars.

Irish Independent

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