Peugeot has announced for Europe the 508 sedan is the latest body style to receive their Hybrid4 powertrain, following the 5008 crossover and 508 wagon.
The full hybrid diesel powertrain features a 2.0 liter HDi diesel engine producing 163 hp (120 kW) which is mated with a 37 hp (27 kW) electric motor for a combined output of 200 hp (147 kW). Both systems working together can four selectable drives modes (Auto, ZEV, 4WD and Sport) which includes all-wheel drive and all-electric emission-free driving for short distances.
A stop/start system and the latest generation of the electronically controlled six-speed manual transmissionhelp contribute to a CO2 emissions specification of 95 g/km and 3.6l/100 km (78.5 mpg) on the combined cycle.
Before incentives and deductions, starting price in France is €39,200 and German from €38,850. Order books are open now with first deliveries set to take place later this summer.