After being launched in July 2008, the first generation Peugeot 5008 was made available in November a year after. Due to its modern design and roomy interior, What Car? Magazine honored it as the 2010 “MPV of the Year”.
Its second-generation was introduced at the Paris Motor Show in 2016. In 2019, the acclaimed French carmaker brought the revamped Peugeot 5008 Allure in the Philippines.
The Peugeot 5008 measures 4,670mm long, 1,855mm wide, and 1,655mm tall with a 2,840mm wheelbase. Its mighty, sporty and elegant exterior commands a pleasant road presence that is a refreshing sight to see. Notable highlights include the chrome checkerboard-pattern radiator grille with textured frame, a pair of full LED headlamps with daytime running lights, LED front fog lamps with cornering function, a durable pair of alloy roof rails, sliding panoramic sunroof, onyx-colored door handles, LED rear combination lamps, and chrome-finished dual exhaust.
Supporting this versatile and reliable SUV is a set of 18-inch detroit diamond alloy wheels.
The cabin of the Peugeot 5008 is spacious and is fitted with contemporary features that are designed to provide utmost comfort to its riders. The driver and six passengers will enjoy the Claudia leather mistral upholstery detailed with trimmings, eight-way power-adjusted at the first row, flat-folding seat backs at the second row, electric-powered and multi-function steering wheel, electrochromic rear view window, automatic dual zone air conditioning system with blower at second row, LED ambient lighting, 12V sockets at the front and back console, and four USB plugs.
Technology & Safety Features
The Peugeot 5008 is fitted with an eight-inch capacitive multi-screen with built-in GPS navigation, BlueTooth, radio, and more. It is paired with six speakers strategically placed throughout the cabin.
Safety is assured as is it equipped with six airbags, an anti-lock braking system, electronic stability program, seatbelts indicator warning, parking sensor, advanced grip control in five modes, hill start assist, hill assist descent control, warning of tire pressure loss, an advanced driver assistance systems, and three-point ISOFIX anchor for child seats.
Platform & Chassis
The Peugeot 5008 is built using the PSA EMP2 platform. It is equipped with a pseudo McPherson axle suspension at the front and twist beam axle with pressurized shock absorbers and hydraulics at the rear. Its braking power is supported by ventilated discs at the front and sliding caliper disc at the rear.
Engine & Drivetrain
The Peugeot 5008 is a front-wheel-drive SUV powered by a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine. It is mated with a six-speed automatic transmission and can produce 164 horsepower with 240 Newton meters.