Peugeot 308 R Hybrid: release, data sheet, advances on price, features and propulsion.
TherePeugeot 308 R Hybridanticipates what is the next generation of cars from the French manufacturer. A sports sedan with hybrid propulsion that was the star of the last Shanghai Motor Show. We are talking about the308 R Hybrid, the plug-in hybrid car with all-wheel drive built on the basis of the new jewel already on the market Peugeot 308 GTI.
TherePeugeot 308 R Hybridis talked about for its group of engines: the turbofan engine is joined by two electric units to reach a maximum power of 500 horsepower. No one, to date, has hypothesized a possible date ofExitof the vehicle, however from the upper floors of the French house no one has ever denied: theExitof thePeugeot 308 R Hybridit could be foreseen for the not too distant future and undoubtedly with a limited edition production. If you are curious about the upcoming cars, we refer you to the article:hybrid cars coming out in 2016.
L'Exitof thePeugeot 308 R Hybridit shouldn't seem like an impossible event. The direction taken by many car manufacturers seems to be precisely that of super sports sedans, we will see this in the next few years. In 2016, super sports sedans are expected on the market:
- Volkswagen Golf R with 400 horsepower
- 350 horsepower Ford Focus RS
- Audi RS 3 Sportback
- Mercedes AMG A45
- BMW M1
Peugeot's 308 GTi itself opens its doors to the driver with 272 horsepower.
With the308 R Hybrid, Peugeottakes advantage of the hybrid propulsion not so much to lower fuel consumption (there are 500 HP in the concept car presented), but to increase power and sprint: the two electric engines will serve to ensure better pick-up and acceleration as well as to improve overall power of the car.
Do not worry, for those who love low consumption, thePeugeothas well thought of triggering different driving modes capable of delivering different powers according to the circumstances. With driving modeHY, the user can drive the308 R Hybridas if it were a normal one hybrid carfrom 270 hp
Peugeot 308 R Hybrid, the technical sheet
The concept car sees a noteworthy technical data sheet with a hybrid configuration capable of delivering a total power of 500 hp and 730 Nm of total torque (even if, in reality, the value of the engine torque should not be added). The data sheet sees these features / specifications:
- All-wheel drive and lowered suspension
- 1.6 THP 270 hp petrol engine
- A 115 hp front electric powertrain
- A 115 hp rear electric powertrain
- Maximum torque: 730 Nm
- Maximum petrol engine torque: 330 Nm
- Maximum electric drive torque: 200 Nm each
- The electric motors are cooled by a dedicated hydraulic circuit
- 3 kWh lithium-ion battery pack
- Fuel tank with a capacity of 50 liters
- Top speed (self-limited) of 250 km / h
- covers the sprint from 0 to 100 km / h in 4 seconds
- covers the distance of 400 m from a standing start in 12.5 seconds
- covers the distance of one kilometer from a standing start in 22.5 seconds
- 19 ″ alloy wheels
It is difficult to conceive onedata sheetlike that for a car ofSegment C!For all images and photographs, we refer you to our photo gallery dedicated to Peugeot 308 R Hybrid.
There308 R Hybridit won't be the firstHybrid Peugeot: on the market, the French manufacturer already offers two models. Peugeot hybrid cars are:
Peugeot 3008 Hybrid4 and Peugeot 508 RXH
-Diesel-electric power supply
-200 hp of power
-4 × 4 all-wheel drive
-4 different driving modes:auto, zev, sport, 4W
Both combine a 163CV (120 Kw) FAP 2.0 16V HDi diesel engine with a 37 HP (27 Kw) electric motor. The Peugeot hybrid 3008 Hybrid4 is offered with prices starting from 37,750 euros, while the price list of the 508 RXH hybrid opens with 45,650 euros. Of course, performance and mechanics are completely different from what was expected for thePeugeot 308 R Hybridbut those who want a Peugeot hybrid car will have to settle for today…. pleasant for now!
We have reported the price of Peugeot's hybrid models to make you realize what the hypothetical exit price of the308 R Hybrid. Recall that the308 R Hybridit is only a concept car so there are no certainties about its release on the market, nor even the hypothesis of a list price. As anticipated, given the direction taken by the automotive market, theExit of the 308 R Hybrid but perhaps, with a slightly retouched technical sheet.