Peugeot 308 1.2 PureTech 130 GT Line 5dr Review

Category: Family car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £25,580What Car? Target Price£22,870
Review

The Peugeot 308 has some frugal engines, but it falls way short of its best rivals to drive and rear space is tight

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Trim: GT Line

Larger 18in alloy wheels, tinted windows, LED headlights, a reversing camera and various sporty GT visual upgrades are your reward for buying Peugeot’s GT Line trim. We’d stick with Active, seeing as it’s better value and GT Line’s large wheels don’t help the 308’s ride.

Engine: 1.2 PureTech 130

The 130 feels more urgent than the lower-powered 1.2-litre engine and it is available with a six-speed manual or seven-speed automatic gearbox. However, it has limited appeal, considering that the diesels are nearly as powerful and more efficient.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH9.1 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

51.9

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

501

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

129

g/km

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