The elegance of the frameless doors is the perfect accompaniment to the pure style lines of the exceptional PEUGEOT 508 fastback. To that end, the design team harnessed all of its expertise to deliver uncompromising aesthetics and quality. Meticulous work went into the proportions, fit and finish, the end result being that each detail lends its own touch of perfection.
The PEUGEOT 508 is also available with a smart electric tailgate with hands-free functionStandard or not available according to version , which enables motorists to open and close the boot with a simple movement of the foot under the rear bumper.
The special dichroic HYBRID badges on the saloon's rear and sides show that it is part of the plug-in hybrid universe. And to help with accessing restricted circulation zones, a cyan LED at the top of the windscreen – visible from outside – lights up when the saloon is in electric mode.
Numerous storage spaces are laid out around the cabin. At the front, door pockets combine with a wealth of storage in and around the centre console. The objects of rear passengers are also within easy reach.
PREMIUM, TIMELESS MATERIALS
Choose detailing and upholstery in premium materials for your top-of-the-range PEUGEOT 508 fastback in order to create an individual space that's fully devoted to your own well-being.
The interior of the PEUGEOT 508 GT Premium, fitted with Mistral leather effect and Mistral Alcantara® as standard and features a perforated full-grain leather steering wheel.
The top-of-the-range PEUGEOT 508 HYBRID GT Premium fastback features an exclusive trim in Mistral leather effect and Gréval Grey Alcantara®.
With the Plug-in hybrid engine, appreciate the versatility of driving. In electric mode, you can access restricted emissions zones and savour the pleasure of driving in complete silence, with little vibration.
Just as smooth as a manual, the EAT8EAT8 (Efficient Automatic Transmission 8) – According to version and engine. 8-speed automatic gearbox offers rapid and smooth gear changes, with the option to manually change gear using the paddles mounted on the steering column. More compact and working in tandem with the Stop & Start technology, it ensures optimised fuel consumption and performance.
The PEUGEOT 508 HYBRID is equipped with the e-EAT8, the electric version of this gearbox.
The PEUGEOT 508 is equipped with the latest generation Euro 6Exclusively on the GT version PureTech petrol engines, providing improved fuel consumption, driving pleasure and great performance.
There are 3 options available:
At night or in low-visibility conditions, the Night Vision infra-red camera systemOptional or not available according to version detects the presence of pedestrians or animals that could stray in front of your PEUGEOT 508, for optimized driving safety.
The image is displayed in your field of vision on the digital instrument panel along with a warning sound.
Using a radar built in to the centre of the front bumper and the camera on the upper windscreen, the Adaptive Cruise Control system with the Stop & Go function automatically adapts your car’s speed to that of the car ahead, maintaining a constant distance. It is combined with the Lane Positioning Assist system that keeps the car in the position chosen by the driver.
Every PEUGEOT 508 features the Safety Pack as standard, with this pack, driving aids assist you for complete peace of mind on the road.
The pack includes the Advanced Automatic Emergency Braking System (AEBS3) with Distance Alert, Active Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) and Speed Limit Recognition and Recommendation.
The number of passengers or volume of luggage can impact range.
Limiting harsh acceleration and late braking helps to preserve range.
Moderating your speed on the motorway and fast roads helps preserve driving range.
Turning on the air conditioning or the heating while driving impacts range.
SIMPLE AND FAST CHARGING
In order to really get the most out of the PEUGEOT 508 SW HYBRID
and benefit from driving in full electric and reductions in fuel consumption and CO2 emissions, it is recommended that you charge the battery regularly.
The "BRAKE" function slows the vehicle down without using the brake pedal by simply pulling the gear lever back.
Working as an engine brake, it also charges the battery.
The driver can select this function from the gear lever, in any of the driving modes.
WHAT ARE THE FACTORS AFFECTING RANGE?
CHOICE OF DRIVING MODE
Full-electric driving is available in all these modes, depending on the battery's charge level and type of driving.
CHARGING AT HOME AND AT WORK
Charging from a Type 2 (Mode 3) dedicated electric vehicle charging Wallbox is our recommended way to charge your electric vehicle. The necessary cable for Type 2 (Mode 3) charging is provided as standard with the vehicle.
To benefit from our recommended faster charging solution, a Wallbox is required. PEUGEOT has chosen to partner with Pod Point, meaning you can benefit from an installation tailored to suit your home and individual requirements*. You may also be eligible for UK Government subsidies via the OLEV Grant**.
- 0-100%: 7.5 hours using a 7.4kW Wallbox
You will need to buy an accessory cable if you wish to charge from a domestic 3-pin plug socket as an alternative charging option, however we do not recommend this as an every day charging solution.
The majority of public charging points in the UK are Type 2 (Mode 3)sockets, which will charge your vehicle at the accelerated charge times listed, depending on the power of the charging point and your on board charger.
For more information about public charging points found across the UK, visit www.zap-map.com
Whether you're self-employed, a licensed professional, a company director, a fleet manager or a company car user, discover the PEUGEOT 508, corresponding services and the offers reserved for our business customers. Available with a DIESEL, PETROL and PLUG-IN HYBRID engine.