posted 8 years ago

New Peugeot 308 GT THP 175

New Peugeot 308 GT THP 175 - from £18,995

New Peugeot 308 GT THP 175

The new Peugeot 308 GT THP 175 will be available for an estimated £18,995 on the road when it goes on sale in Mid-Summer. The GT will have a top speed of 140mph, will get from 0-60mph in around 8 seconds and will give 37.5mpg on a combinded cycle.

The GT will top the 308 range, powered by the 1.6-litre turbo-charged THP 175bhp petrol engine, previously in the 207 GTi. Peak torque of 180lb ft is available from 1,600rpm and maximum power at 6,000rpm. This time it will be paired with a new six-speed manual gearbox. It will be recognizable by subtle exterior design features including reduced ride height and rear spoiler. Inside the 308 GT gets an aluminium gear knob and foot pedals and a new steering wheel design.