Peugeot 3008 1.5 BlueHDi Active Premium 5dr Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Peugeot 3008 2021 front
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RRP £29,110What Car? Target Price£27,702
Review

Stylish, practical and good to drive, the well-equipped Peugeot 3008 is one of the best family SUVs you can buy. Go for the entry-level 1.2 PureTech engine unless you're a company car driver; a Plug-in Hybrid model will offer lower monthly BIK payments. There are better PHEV SUVs out there, though, and the Skoda Karoq is an even more practical alternative to regular models.

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Entry-level Active Premium trim is certainly worth a look if you aren't overly fussed about creature comforts. It gets all the essentials, including automatic emergency braking, climate control, automatic headlights, rain-sensing wipers, an 8.0in touch screen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto plus 17in alloy wheels.

This refined 1.5-litre diesel engine has a bit more low-down urgency than the similarly powerful Puretech petrol and sits in a lower BIK group, too. It is pricier to buy, however.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.8 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

60.8

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

520

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

122

g/km

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