(8 March 2021, Dubai, UAE) PEUGEOT has unveiled the brand-new 3008 SUV in the GCC. Being at the heart of the French brand’s stylish SUV line-up, the new PEUGEOT 3008 is a contemporary SUV with a design that captivates the driver both inside and out.

With the revamped PEUGEOT 3008, the French automaker’s line-up has been strengthened even further by introducing a new design, delivering masterful power and efficiency. It is a multipurpose car that continues to demonstrate the harmony between technology, style and driving pleasure.

Rakesh Nair, Managing Director for European Brands at Stellantis ME, said: “Our revamped line-up in the region has been successful in recent years and with the addition of the new 3008, we are set to continue to deliver a car that is the perfect median between the 2008 and the 5008 for our customers. With the 3008, we have a model that further enriches and highlights our ambition for the region. We are happy to further bolster our line-up by incorporating ultra-modern styling, maximum comfort, and our signature cutting-edge technology for our customers in the GCC.” 

Reliable & tested engine

With its powerful and unique style, the new 3008 follows PEUGEOT’s design language, and is offered with a 1.6 litre turbo engine coupled to a 6-speed automatic transmission producing 165 hp and 240 Nm of torque for those who like a dynamic driving experience.

The engine has undergone stringent and successful hot weather testing prior to its release in the region. Not only is it strong and reliable, but also promise fuel economy averaging 15.1 kilometres/litre.

Cutting-edge technology: PEUGEOT i-Cockpit®

Putting the latest technology at the driver’s finger tips, PEUGEOT’s innovative iCockpit® system, includes a compact steering wheel for better handling and grip, an 8-inch and 10-inch HD touch screens, as well as a digital head-up display.

The central touch-screen is perfectly positioned and accompanied by seven ‘piano key’ toggle switches which operate the main i-Cockpit® features: radio, air conditioning, navigation, vehicle settings, telephone and phone mirroring.

An impressive array of equipment and driving aids

The 3008 offers a wide range of the latest-generation driving aids including:

  • Active Safety Brake 
  • Seat Massage Function
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping Assist 
  • Driver Attention Alert
  • High Beam Assist
  • Blind Spot Monitoring system
  • Visiopark 2 (360° vision) 

Extended experience 

To ensure a connected travel experience, information is integrated into the central screen thanks to Screen Mirroring compatibility including a MirrorLink™ connection, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. 

Magnificent design

Available in three trims, Active, Allure, and GT, the new 3008 PEUGEOT SUV fulfils the ambition in enriching the history of Peugeot SUVs and is fully along the lines of with the current style of the range while presenting its own personality. A variety of colours are available on the 3008 including the brand new Virtigo Blue and Celebes Blue, adding to the cars aggressive and reassuring stance.

The SUV’s design displays a strong yet elegant presence, coupled with the luxurious interior, including and for the first time, the beautiful red Nappa leather and Alcantara upholstery and sensational panoramic glass sunroof. With the PEUGEOT 3008, you drive in style. Its bold profile immediately catches the eye, with different triangular lines. It is a design wonder and a car that stands out at first glance. 

For 2021, the 3008 will be available for customers in the GCC in March. For more information, customers can visit https://me.peugeot.com/car/suv-peugeot-3008-en/