The Peugeot 4008 is a Subcompact Crossover SUV that was started to be produced by the French car manufacturer Peugeot in cooperation with the Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors in 2012 and discontinued in 2017. Although it could not be one of the most successful models for the Peugeot brand, it managed to attract attention as a renewal project for the second generation of the 3008 model. The automobile came to the fore with the production mistakes it had experienced rather than its success in the market. In 2015 and 2017, due to various technical problems, Peugeot had to recall the cars produced for repairs. The car has the same infrastructure as the Citroen C4 Aircross and Mitsubishi ASX in terms of design within the scope of the cooperation. Looking at the body design of the 4008, it has a design bearing the traces of the Peugeot brand's search for a new concept at that time. Although it is not very striking in terms of aesthetics, it has managed to bring a new breath to the brand's SUV inventory.
Peugeot 4008 Technical Specifications and Fuel Consumption
The technical specifications and fuel consumption of the Peugeot 4008 are our focus in this section. In this regard, we need to talk about details such as the engine options and fuel consumption of the Peugeot 4008. However, while talking about these details, we limit the engine options under two categories in order not to bore you. These categories are; The Best Fuel-Economy and Most Popular engine options. Peugeot 4008 has two standard engine options such as 1.6 HDi and 1.8 HDi. First of all, we can say that in terms of fuel consumption efficiency best engine option is 1.6 HDi. It is a three-cylindered engine with a 1560 cm3 size. It is a diesel type engine. It can produce 115 horsepower and 3600 RPM torque. According to the official factory data, 1.6 HDi has got a 5,6lt/100km (which refers to 50 MPG in the UK) mpg performance in Urban usage. However, this fuel consumption rate decreasing to 4,5lt/100km (which refers to 63 MPG in the UK) in Extra Urban usage such as Highways or Long-Distance Trip. When we combine these mpg data, we get a 4,9lt/100km (which refers to 58 MPG in the UK) average mpg performance. Now let's focus on the 1.8 HDi, the most popular engine. It has got a four cylindered engine structure with a 1798 cm3 size. It is a Diesel Type Engine which produces 150 Horsepower and 4000 RPM Torque. 1.6 HDi has got a 6,8lt/100km (which refers to 41 MPG in the UK) fuel consumption in Urban usage. On the other hand, this MPG rate decreasing to 4,9lt/100km (which refers to 58 MPG in the UK) in Extra Urban usage. When we gather these two fuel consumption data, we get a 5,6lt/100km (which refers to 50 MPG in the UK) average fuel consumption data.