Peugeot has launched its new 208 Gti, with prices commencing from a very reasonable €27,995. Getting straight to the vital statistics, this new Peugeot 208 GTi is powered by a 1.6-litre THP petrol engine that delivers 200hp through its front wheels. Its emissions are low with 139g/km of CO2, placing it in tax band B2, with an annual road tax fee of €280.
Some of the standard equipment includes, 17” alloy wheels, twin chrome exhaust, sports seats, rear spoiler, rear parking aid and an armrest. The Peugeot 208 is a popular car amongst Irish motorists and represents 7.1 per cent of its segment. Commenting on the arrival of the 208 GTi, George Harbourne, Peugeot Ireland Managing Director said, “The Peugeot 208 GTi will deliver strong desirability with exhilaration, performance and panache. Its arrival will reinforce the huge success the Peugeot brand has had during an exceptional history of hot hatchbacks and rally accolades.”