All-new Peugeot 308 GT with diesel and petrol-power revealed ahead of Paris debut

Peugeot has unveiled the all-new 308 GT with both hatchback and SW body styles.

The flagship 308 GT will be offered as diesel and petrol-powered versions. The diesel unit us a 178bhp 2.0-litre BlueHDI diesel with 400Nm of torque linked to an automatic transmission, delivering an average fuel economy of 70.6mpg.

The more powerful petrol variant uses a 202bhp 1.6-litre THP with 285Nm of torque linked to a six-speed manual. Other under the skin updates include a enhanced new chassis settings, with ride height lowered by 7mm at the front and 10mm at the rear for a more dynamic drive.

Performance specs for both models will be released next month when the 308 GTI makes its global debut at the Paris Motor Show.

The 308 GT is distinguished from the standard model with new direction indicators, black lacquered door mirrors, wider side sills, 18-inch ‘Diamant’ wheels fitted with Michelin Pilot Sport 3 tyres, a lacquered black diffuser and twin exhaust pipes.

Interior boasts a new ambiance, with both the roof lining and upper window pillars finished in anthracite, as well as attractive red stitching, aluminium pedals and stainless steel sill finishers in the door apertures.

Peugeot 308 GT 3

Peugeot 308 GT SW 3

Peugeot 308 GT SW and hatch

Peugeot 308 GT 2

Peugeot 308 GT SW 2

Peugeot 308 GT

Peugeot 308 GT SW


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