The French brand is preparing for the premiere restyling four-door sedan of the second generation.
In Russia and South America, today presented Peugeot 408 first generation, which is built on the basis of the previous hatch Peugeot 308. In China, as early as in 2014, debuted a second-generation sedan, it was created on the platform EMP2. And soon on the Chinese market will come a fresh model. Photos of restyling French car published in the database of the Ministry of Industry of China.
The updated Peugeot 408 received a different radiator grille, other bumpers and upgraded headlights. In the rear lights appeared vertical sections, like the crossover Peugeot 3008 and Peugeot 5008. The dimensions have not changed: the length of the Chinese version of the sedan is 4,750 mm, the width is 1,820 mm, the height is 1,488 mm, the wheelbase is 2,730 mm.
According to preliminary data, the engines of the restyling Peugeot 408 are the same. In China model is available with gasoline atmospherics 1.8 (139 hp) and turbo engines 1.2 THP (136 hp) and 1.6 THP (167 hp). All engines are combined with a six-speed automatic transmission, for engines 1.8 and 1.2 also provided manual transmission. The price of the pre-reform sedan is from 129,700 yuan.
The official premiere of the refreshed Peugeot 408 is likely to take place later this year.
In China Peugeot 408 have a stable demand: 56,735 cars sold last year.