It became known, when will the new Peugeot 308

The insider also voiced performance of the car.

Peugeot 308 new generation will appear in 2020. The car will receive including the hybrid powertrain, reports citing .

The new Peugeot 308 will be built on the modernized platform EMP2. This means that slightly increase its dimensions (length and wheelbase) that will lead to a more spacious cabin. In the design of its body will feel the influence of the Peugeot 3008 and 508. In General, the design of the new 308 should be sportier than the current generation of this model. To buyers it will be offered in three body styles: hatchback, wagon and sedan.

The engine range will include several petrol units and a 1.5 l diesel BlueHDi. In base trim the engines will work with manual transmission and in top versions with 8-speed automatic transmission. Version of 308 GT the new generation will get petrol engine connected to an electric motor. The total capacity of such power plant will make 220 HP

In turn, the new 308 GTi will also be “electrified” powerplant. Hot French hatchback will get a petrol engine and two electric motors, whose total capacity will reach 300 HP electric it can travel up to 60 km, I Think that he will be able to compete with the Volkswagen Golf GTI and Ford Focus ST.

Among the new technologies should consider the system of Autonomous driving 2nd level, updated assistant, Park Assist and automatic braking.Peugeot is expected to release Peugeot 308 new generation in the spring of 2020. Soon after, he will be available at a price of around 21 000 euros.