Peugeot 5008 1.6 PureTech 180 GT Premium 5dr EAT8 Review

Category: Large SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
Peugeot 5008 2021 front
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RRP £39,470What Car? Target Price£37,563
Review

The Peugeot 5008 is stylish, practical, good to drive and one of our favourite large SUVs. It's relatively affordable to buy and run, especially if you go for the entry-level 1.2-litre Puretech 130 petrol engine. If you need even more space the Kia Sorento is an even better bet.

The top-spec trim adds (on top of GT trim) a 360-deg camera, a hands-free tailgate, heated front seats, a massaging and electrically adjustable driver's seat, a premium Focal sound system and 19in alloy wheels.

The more powerful 179bhp 1.6-litre petrol comes as with an eight-speed auto gearbox and in the higher trim levels only. Unsurprisingly, it's a fair bit brisker than the 1.2 Puretech 130, managing 0-62mph in 8.3sec, which is similar to the pace on offer in a Kia Sorento 1.6 T-GDi.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats7
0-62 MPH8.3 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

43.3

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

952

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

148

g/km

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