Peugeot 208 1.5 BlueHDi 100 Active Premium 5dr Review

Category: Small car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
Peugeot 208 front - blue 69-plate car
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RRP £20,070What Car? Target Price£19,113
Review

One of the very best small cars, standing out for ride comfort, interior quality and hushed cruising manners. The 1.2 Puretech 100 engine is also punchy and doesn't drink much fuel. It isn't cheap to buy, though, and rivals such as the Ford Fiesta are much more fun to drive.

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Trim: Active Premium

Engine: 1.5 BlueHDi 100

Has even more low rev punch than the Puretech 100 petrol for more effortless performance. However, it's more expensive to buy and, well, diesel isn't very fashionable at the moment.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.2 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

70

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

311

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

104

g/km

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