Peugeot’s 5008 family car has received an update for 2021. See what’s changed below…
Hot on the heels of the reveal of the facelifted 3008 this week, Peugeot has now shown the updated 5008.
The most noticeable change is the new frameless grille which is also found on the 3008 and the model gains new LED headlights and a hook-shaped daytime running lights while the rear also gains newly-designed LED taillights.
Inside, the 5008 gains Peugeot’s latest i-Cockpit comprising a 10-inch infotainment system and 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster and customers will have a choice of various interior trim options. More so, the 5008 will also be equipped with useful safety features such as a night vision system, adaptive cruise control with stop and go function, lane-keeping assist, traffic sign recognition and emergency brake assist.
In terms of engines, the current 121 kW/240 Nm 1.6-litre turbopetrol engine and 110 kW/370 Nm 2.0-litre turbodiesel engine are expected to be carried over locally in conjunction with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Other markets such as Europe have more choice with a 1.2-litre, 3-cylinder engine and 1.5-litre turbodiesel engine also being offered.
Peugeot South Africa has confirmed that the updated 5008 will reach South Africa in 2021 but exact timings have yet to be confirmed (Q2 is likely). We will keep you updated as soon as local pricing and specification details are confirmed.