The British might not be well-known for their modern-day food, however they definitely understand cars. The outcomes of the EcoCar Electrified Top 50 competitors have actually simply been revealed. Peugeot has actually won 2 awards.
The e-208 design has actually been recognized by Diesel and EcoCar for “Best Small Electric Car” while the e-2008 won the “Best Electric Compact SUV” award. Both designs, together with the 3008 Hybrid, are likewise consisted of in the Electrified Top 50– the very best cars presently offered for sale.
The EcoCar Electrified Top 50 notes the very best amazed cars on sale in the UK, in addition to the very best designs to purchase in crucial cars and truck classifications. The Peugeot e-208 has actually been determined by Diesel and EcoCar for “Best Small Electric Car” and was ranked 24 th in the Top 50 Designs list.
Ian Robertson, editor and publisher Diesel and EcoCar He stated: “ The E-208 is compact and appealing with a big 50 kWh battery and an effective 100 kW motor, suggesting it has a long variety and is a great deal of enjoyable. An appealing cabin loaded with devices is not all, since there is likewise an excellent trunk and a roomy interior for this sector. This is our preferred little electrical vehicle“.
The Peugeot e-2008, in turn, was called “Best Electric Compact SUV” and completed 15 th total. In addition to the 2 all-electric designs, the 3008 Hybrid likewise made it to the Top 50, ranking 18 th general.
Robertson included: The E-2008 is elegant, terrific to drive and completely fit to UK city roadways. Considering its compact size, it has an outstanding variety of 214 miles (WLTP). It has more baggage area than a VW Golf, and its interior is contemporary and boasts the most recent innovation. In our viewpoint, it is the very best electrical city SUV“.
Powered by a 50 kWh battery and powered by a 100 kW (136 hp) electrical motor, the Peugeot e-208 can take a trip as much as 225 miles/ 362 km (according to WLTP) in between charges. The E-2008 utilizes the exact same electronic system and can taking a trip approximately 214 miles/ 344 km (WLTP) on a single charge. Both designs support quick battery chargers approximately 100 kW, and a 0-80% charge takes simply 30 minutes.
Compact Peugeot 3008 Hybrid is readily available with 2 powertrains: Hybrid4 300 e-EAT8 or Hybrid 225 e-EAT8. The Hybrid4 300 has a 200 hp PureTech gasoline engine, integrated with 2 electrical motors, one on the front axle and one on the back, for an overall system power of 300 hp. Hybrid 225 designs integrate a 181 hp PureTech fuel engine with a single electrical motor on the front axle. With an electrical series of as much as 39 miles/ 63 km (WLTP), the Hybrid and Hybrid4 are perfect for fleet and organization chauffeurs, specifically as they are consisted of in the UK’s low cars and truck aid plan (12% Benefit-in-Kind)
Julie David, Managing Director of Peugeot UK, stated: “ Our variety of electrical and hybrid automobiles continues to bring in clients and market specialists. The addition of 3 of our cars in the Electric Top 50 list is exceptional and reveals the growing variety of Peugeot electrical cars available. By 2024, we will be providing a powered variation throughout the whole design variety, prior to ending up being an all-electric brand name by 2030.“.
compensation. Krzysztof Gregorczyk; image: Peugeot UK