Nearly reach the Spanish market now, Peugeot offers the first data for our country of the commercialization of one of its star models: the new 308. The compact, in addition, premieres with its launch also the Peugeot’s new brand identity, both in its redesigned stylistic language and in its technology and even logo, now with a new lion that roars from the very center of the grille.
With a more sporty design, the new Peugeot 308 2022 also debuts some aesthetic novelties Already seen in the latest launches of the brand, such as its new daytime running lights in the shape of fangs, the name of the model already located under the hood or the new LED taillights that imitate, following the same philosophy, three animal claws. Somewhat lower, with a wheelbase of 2,675 meters and a length now reaching 4.36 meters, the new compact also promises more space along with its more dynamic character.
Peugeot 308 2022: technology and new plug-in hybrid versions
Technology is also another point that has reviewed and strengthened the new Peugeot 308 for 2022. Inside, now launches a new evolution of the brand’s i-Cockpit, with an integrated 10 ”screen on the dash, complete with virtual i-toggles depending on the finish. The digital instrumentation is also 10 inches from the Active trim, with 3D viewing from the GT version. The steering wheel also arrives modified, more compact.
This new technology is also deployed on a mechanical level. The most relevant thing under the hood is the incorporation of two new plug-in hybrid alternatives, in addition to the most performance of the entire range: the new 308 Hybrid 180 e-EAT8 with a 150 hp Pure Tech gasoline engine with an 81 kW electric motor, with 60 km of 100% electric autonomy; and the new 308 Hybrid 225 e-EAT8, with more power and that allows to extend the electric autonomy already to 59 kilometers. Both have a Zero Emissions label from the DGT.
Range and prices
The Spanish range of the new Peugeot 308 2022 is structured from 5 finishes. First, Active Pack, is available from 22,050 euros and, despite being the entry point, it already adds from rear obstacle detector to hands-free starting, signal recognition, Lane Position Assistant, Active Safety Brake, Driver Attention Alert and Speed Regulator / Limiter.
The next level, the Allure, will start from € 25,850, and also adds tinted rear windows, 17 ”wheels, 3D navigator, AQS automatic climate control or EcoLED headlights, among other elements. Above, the level Allure Pack starts at 26,750 euros and adds specific tires, hands-free access and starting, wireless mobile recharging, adaptive cruise control, blind spot and cross traffic control or acoustic windshield.
Already as a higher level, the new Peugeot 308 GT 2022, available from 30,750 euros, It includes 18 ”wheels, 3D digital instrumentation, Mistral leather steering wheel with ADAS sensors, paddles and Clean Cabin climate control system. The top of the range is GT Pack (from 32,750 euros) Finally, it adds newly designed wheels, a 10-speaker HiFi Focal system and an innovative 360-degree parking aid system with 4 cameras.
The new Peugeot 308 2022 does not lack the latest in connectivity, with the i-Connect system with wireless mirroring function, nor the latest driver assistance systems through the Drive Assist 2.0 pack which debuts new autonomous driving features, such as semi-automatic lane change.