The new Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4, the world’s first diesel electric hybrid is now available to pre-order in Ireland with full prices and specifications just announced for the multi-award winning vehicle. Available from €36,995 plus dealer delivery related charges, the 3008 HYbrid4 will be previewed at Peugeot Dealerships in February ahead of its April launch. This environmentally friendly, ground breaking car introduces a combination of diesel and electric power, a real breakthrough in technology and renewed driving sensations, offering up to 200bhp and four driving modes: Automatic, all-electric Zero Emissions, Sport and 4WD modes. The vehicle delivers huge benefits in cost of ownership thanks to low CO2 and consumption returning up to 74MPG (3.8 litres/100km).
The 3008 HYbrid4 2.0 HDi 99g 200bhp version emits just 99g/km CO2 will retail from €36,995, plus dealer delivery related charges and qualifies for Band A road tax of €160. Standard equipment will include alarm and deadlocks, cruise control + speed limiter, climate control bi-zone air con, 16” alloys, automatic headlights and wipers, front and rear electric windows, electric child locks, rear parking sensors, bluetooth and USB connectivity.
A second version, emitting 104g/km CO2 and also qualifying for Band A road tax of €160, will retail from €38,695 and gains additional standard equipment: a 2-screen video pack, side rear sunblinds, a Head Up Display with Distance Alert, 17” alloys, satellite navigation, carpet mats, driver seat lumbar adjustment, electric folding mirrors and a folding front passenger seat. Peugeot’s HYbrid4 has gained two prestigious awards prior to launch. Voted Diesel Car Magazine’s, Best Eco Car of the Year 2011 award, it was also presented a 2011 What Car? Green Car award.
Des Cannon, Sales and Marketing Director at Peugeot Ireland commented: “Peugeot has long paved the way in diesel engine development and HYbrid4 is at the fore of automotive technology. We are very excited about the launch of the new car and are now taking pre-orders ahead of its launch in April.”
The Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4, as a hybrid vehicle, qualifies for a government rebate of €1,500 up to the end of 2012. Prices quoted include the government rebate.