Models for Peugeot’s brand new 508 have actually been spotted going through screening prior to it goes on sale in 2019. These test cars, displayed in images thanks to Car Scoops, use body panels raised from the 308 SW to camouflage the new car’s styling however it’s anticipated to draw motivation from the Exalt Principle.
2019 Peugeot 508 Styling
The new 2019 Peugeot 508 is anticipated to sport attractive styling influenced by the current Peugeot Exalt Concept. This slinky four-door saloon included an uncommon forward-swept grille and elaborate chrome detailing that might all be rollovered to the production model.
Its two-tone paintjob might be dropped in favour of a less dissentious palette, nevertheless, while the Exalt’s flattened roofline and huge alloy wheels are anticipated to be changed prior to the 508 appears in dealers, too.
2019 Peugeot 508 Interior
The extended 308 SW body panels fitted to this test car recommend the new 508 might be bigger than the outbound model and may boast a more large boot and higher levels of legroom.
Its interior might draw from both the Exalt Concept’s and 5008 SUV’s cabins and feature a comparable little guiding wheel, high-mounted instruments and a clever row of toggle turns on the centre console. Regrettably, the Exalt’s walnut control panel and uncommon square wheel aren’t anticipated to feature in the completed 508.
2019 Peugeot 508 Engines and Driving
The 2019 Peugeot 508 is anticipated to utilize a comparable variety of engines as the 3008 SUV. The most prudent choice might be Peugeot’s upcoming 98hp 1.6-litre diesel motor that must return more than 70mpg while a choice of more effective diesel motor varying from a 118hp 1.6-litre system to a 178hp 2.0-litre need to likewise be offered.
Petrol fans must be provided the option of either a revvy 1.2-litre three-cylinder system– best for buzzing around town– or a more effective 1.6-litre four-cylinder engine that’ll be more comfy at freeway speeds.
2019 Peugeot 508 Price and Release Date
The incomplete state of this test car recommends the new 2019 Peugeot 508 will not strike UK roadways up until as late as 2019. When it does, it’s anticipated to set you back roughly the like the outbound model throughout the range. Entry-level cars might cost from around ₤ 24,000 while top-spec models might bring a cost of more than ₤ 32,000.