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A versatile line-up

South African can choose between four derivatives of the new Peugeot 508.

The encompasses a choice of three two transmissions and three specification Equipment levels are high, even the most affordable versions offering a comprehensive of standard features.


The 508 Active 1.6 THP and the 508 Active 2.0 HDI represent the point for buyers of Peugeot’s premium sedan.

The former’s 000 price tag emphasises that for money is another compelling of the 508 range.

The 508 1.6 THP employs Peugeot’s 1,6-litre petrol engine, with a high-pressure turbocharger. The unit has a rated maximum of 115 kW and 240 Nm. Drive is to the front wheels via a manual gearbox.

That is sufficient to propel the 508 1.6 THP Active rest to 100 km/h in 8,6 sec, with a rated top speed of 222

These swift dynamics are to frugal fuel consumption and figures, underlining the 508’s efficiency. The 508 1.6 THP Active sips petrol at a rate of 6,4 litres/100 km for the cycle, while CO2 emissions to only 149 g/km – an impressive given the bulk of the 508.

The 508 Active 2.0 HDi is the entry-level turbodiesel of the 508 family. The highly efficient 1 997 cc produces 120 kW of maximum power, by a substantial 340 Nm of torque. Again, a manual gearbox transfers output to the front wheels.

The 508 2.0 HDi the 0-100 km/h sprint in a 8,6 sec, and achieves a top speed of 226 Fuel consumption is another attraction: the Peugeot boast a cycle fuel consumption of just 4,9 litres/100 km, with an CO2 emissions rating of 129 g/km.

The and consumption figures of the two Peugeot 508 models amply illustrate how the and development team’s focus on has translated into real-life for 508 owners.


The Active specification level is with an expansive array of features. The exterior of both 508 models is distinguished by 16-inch wheels, NEO halogen headlights headlight washers, directional fog and LED-equipped tail lights. operated, folding exterior are standard.

The safety equipment is particularly comprehensive. Passive include front, side and airbags, front and rear restraints, inertia reel belts with load in front, and ISOFIX child tethers.

On the active safety front, the Bosch 8.1 ESP system unites ABS braking with EBD, EBA and as well as ASR traction control and Assist. The 508 Active models are with rear parking automatic activation of headlights and wipers. A full-size spare is located under the boot

The spacious, upmarket interior the 508 Active’s premium status. cloth upholstery is standard, tactile quality is prevalent A multifunction steering wheel fingertip control of the audio and control systems.

The instrument is located directly ahead of the and offers a five-dial layout black-faced instruments, red needles and graphics, backlit in white. The located information display an amber matrix.

The standard of the 508 Active models includes a CD receiver with MP3 capability, to a stereo auxiliary input and a USB compatible with iPod and devices, as well as USB flash Bluetooth connectivity is included,

Dual-zone automatic climate is standard, as is an electrochromatic rear-view electrically activated child for the rear doors. As one would of a premium-segment sedan, the windows and mirrors are electrically operated.


The 508 Allure is offered in 16. THP form using the same turbocharged 1 598 cc engine as the Active model, but to Peugeot’s smooth-shifting six-speed gearbox.

In this guise, the 508 1.6 THP Auto accelerates from km/h in 9,2 seconds, and achieves a top of 220 km/h. The combined cycle consumption figure is 7,1 litres/100 km, an associated CO2 emissions rating of 164

The Allure version of the 508 offers all the equipment included in the Active but improves on that list in key areas. Externally, the Allure on 17-inch alloy wheels, with 215/55 R17 tyres.

It gains Peugeot’s keyless and start system, which the use of an electronic key that is recognised by the car distances of up to 1,8 m. The comprehensive array of and passive safety systems of the execution is retained in its entirety.

the seats of the Allure model are adjustable and upholstered in a combination of leather for the bolsters, with inserts. An electrically activated is standard, while the an uprated control system features independent zones – two front and two

The five-dial instrument binnacle is to that of the Active versions, but a full-colour digital information instead of the amber version. The is also fitted with side blinds for the rear while there is a full-sized spare wheel under the floor.

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The Allure can be optionally with the WIP Sat satellite navigation which is linked to an improved system and a central controller. The also includes the glare-free, colour head-up display as standard on the flagship 508 GT.


In with its flagship status, the 508 GT is with the most powerful in the range. The all-new four-cylinder HDi FAP turbodiesel produces 150 kW at 3 500 r/min, with a maximum torque of 450 Nm at 2 000 r/min.

The result is athletic, performance in line with the 508 sporty demeanour. It despatches the 0 to 100 sprint in just 8,2 seconds, and a top speed of 234 km/h.

However, this performance is not at the cost of fuel efficiency. At 5,7 litres/100 km for the combined cycle, consumption is exemplary for a car with level of performance potential, the CO2 exhaust emissions come to 150 g/km.

As expected, the 508 GT offers the comprehensive standard specification in the It includes everything provided by the model, but augments the features even further.

Externally, the apparent difference is the new 18-inch wheels, shod with R18 tyres. Equally striking are the headlights with LED daytime lights, which add a distinctive signature, visible by day and at night.

The offer active directional when cornering, and are linked to main beam assistance, automatically activates and deactivates the beam function at night.

The GT from front parking in addition to the rear sensors of the 508 models. This allows it to park assistance, as well as an space measurement system for parking spaces.

The interior of the GT is in full leather, and is equipped the colour head-up display as Projected on a glare-free pop-up screen, its shows data as vehicle speed, cruise limiter status, and navigation

The advanced WIP satellite navigation is also standard equipment – a for a Peugeot model in SA. The system comprehensive mapping with of interest data for SA and neighbouring It is fitted in conjunction with an hi-fi sound system Arkamys digital signal

The seats retain their operation, but now include a seat memory function, and also seat heating and a massage for enhanced comfort during driving.

508 Active 1.6 Petrol THP 283 700

508 Active 2.0 HDi     R 303 200

508 Allure 1.6 THP    R 306 700

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