The Peugeot 508 goes on sale in the UK later this month,
The Peugeot 508 which goes on sale in the UK later this month, just six weeks after the launch in mainland Europe is already being hailed as a success with orders exceeding sales objectives by 20%. The Peugeot 508 has also been developed for the Chinese market and will receive its public launch at the Shanghai Motor Show next month.The new Peugeot 508 will be available in two body styles, a Saloon (with a length of 4.79 m) and a SW (4.81 m). The Peugeot 508 will be powered by a range of engines that benefit from the latest engine technology including Peugeot’s new e-Hid stop and start system. This is the first of the new generation of stop and start systems which offers improved driveability and economy enhancements of up to 15%. The Peugeot 508 has been designed to optimise the performance of its engines, enhance environmental efficiency, reduce weight and improve aerodynamics. The interior of the Peugeot 508 is of exceptional size with a very generous boot. Materials used are of the highest quality and the level of standard specification provides interior comfort and convenience of a very high level The Peugeot 508 joins a host of other new Peugeot models that have recently been launched onto the Chinese market at the Shanghai Motor Show including the Peugeot 207 (hatchback and sedan), 207 CC, 308 CC, 308 SW, 408, 3008, and very soon the Peugeot RCZ.