The favored crossover Peugeot 3008 and its older brother Peugeot 5008 are getting ready for an replace for the European market. We’ll remind you that a couple of years in the past these automobiles underwent a deliberate facelift, however this doesn’t apply to the looks or the inside. For the time being, we’re speaking about know-how.
Nevertheless, the adjustments are very radical, specifically, the Peugeot 3008 and Peugeot 5008 will obtain a hybrid system primarily based on a 3-cylinder 1.2-liter gasoline engine. The facility of the hybrid will probably be 136 hp. (the common model of such a gasoline engine affords 130 hp), however the torque won’t change – it can stay on the stage of 230 Nm. Nevertheless, the engine itself will change: a brand new turbine, a timing chain as a substitute of a belt, a Miller economic system cycle. And, after all, an addition within the type of a small electrical motor for 29 “horses”.
On the similar time, the electrical motor will probably be put in together with the brand new transmission: sure, it can additionally change. As an alternative of the 8-speed automated Aisin, any more such hybrid variations of the Peugeot 3008 and Peugeot 5008 ought to obtain a preselective robotic transmission with a double clutch.
It’s anticipated that due to technical “upgrades”, the Peugeot 3008 and Peugeot 5008 crossovers will be capable of enhance their effectivity by 15% instantly and can meet Euro-7 environmental requirements. After which we’ll see the model new Peugeot 3008 and Peugeot 5008 crossovers…