The style is inspired by the concept of SR1, shown at this year’s Geneva Motor Show: The four-door notchback sedan is a pretty streamlined car, does not upset the typical’s brand french style. The dashboard looks linear, rather elegant, with a large monitor in the middle, between the air vents.
The 508 is equipped with new engines HDi common-rail turbo diesel with the Stop & Start system. A few months later, according to the peugeout statement released today, will debut the hybrid version HYbrid4, four-wheel drive and 200 hp, characterized by CO2 emissions equal to 99 g /km when with the engine.
The Peugeot 508, which replaces both the 407 and 607, is based on platform 3 of the PSA: models for the European market are produced in Rennes-la-Janais, France. From next year, the 508 sedan is also built in Wuhan, China, for the important local market.Engines. Engine’s range includes the HDi diesel 1.6 to 2.2 liters with power from 112 to 204 hp and two petrol engines respectively 1.6 120 and 156 hp . Remember, finally, that the 508 will go on sale in March 2011.