The new Peugeot 308 GTi 2015 is the car manufacturer’s answer to its main competitors, namely the SEAT Leon Cupra, the Skoda Octavia vRS, and the Ford Focus ST to name a few. Like the RCZ and the 208, the 308 GTI has been developed by Peugeot motorsport arm. This means that the car has more power and a bodykit. Lately, Peugeot is on a roll when it comes to making high-performance automobiles. Just last year, they have created and released the RCZ-R which unleashed the potential of the coupé.
The Peugeot 308 GTi 2015 is a Comfortable and Sporty Driving Experience
The Peugeot 308 GTi 2015 also has its suspension to be stiffened. It is also lowered by 11-millimeters. Also, the breaks have been enlarged as well as the vehicle now comes with new lightweight wheels all wrapped in stickier rubber material. There are also updates with regards to the detail on the Peugeot 308 GTi. These changes can be found on the vehicles interior and exterior design. Although said changes to the details are subtle, the car company made it to be simple but with eye-catchy. In other words, the car can go about its business quietly, but in an effective matter as those who will be able to catch the changes may find themselves turning their heads in a quick motion.
Customers can choose between 2 version of the 308 GTi. The difference is found in the car’s 1.6-liter THP engine. One is available with a Focus ST-matching 247bhp (called 250), and there’s another variant with the full-fat version with 266bhp (called 270). With these options, one can still say that the car is a very similar unit when compared to the RCZ-R. Driving experience is smooth, comfortable, and the automobile is quick to respond.
The car’s engine is also clean. It boasts a promising 47mpg economy and 139g/km CO2 emissions. The numbers signify that the 308 GTi beats most of its competitors when it comes to emission and cleanliness. Those who orders the Driver Sport Pack for the 308 GTi 2015 will let them have the Sport button. The button can be found at the center console. This sharpens up the main controls and will add extra weight to the steering. However, it will turn up the noise of the engine and drivers will immediately notice this first once they press the button. The Peugeot 308 GTi 2015 is well-worth the money being spent on it. There’s a comfortable feel to driving the automobile while letting drivers have a taste of a great driving performance brought about by the car.