The multi-award winning 3008 SUV impressed the judges with its sophisticated style, premium feel and practicality. It was also described as a class-leading car and was highly praised for its “game-changing” dashboard design which forms part of the innovative PEUGEOT i-Cockpit®. The technology that makes up the PEUGEOT i-Cockpit® offers a more intuitive and engaging driving experience, with a compact multi-function steering wheel, 12.3” head-up digital instrument display and 8.0” capacitive touchscreen with Mirror Screen® functionality comprising of Android Auto, Apple CarPlay™ and Mirror Link®.
The award means that the Peugeot 3008 SUV is automatically shortlisted for the overall UK Car of the Year award, the winner of which will be announced on 23rd February 2018.
The UK Car of the Year Award was established in 2014 and is voted for by a panel of 27 leading motoring journalists.
David Peel, Managing Director at Peugeot UK, said: “Winning the Best Family Car in the UK Car of the Year Awards is a fantastic achievement. In a particularly competitive sector, the 3008 SUV proved its suitability for families with its combination of robustness and elegance.
“This award adds to the collection of over 30 international awards that the 3008 SUV has won since it went on sale in 2017. Whilst the 3008 SUV has impressed many award panels, the UK Car of the Year Awards is voted for by some of the UK’s top automotive journalists, making this accolade a massive achievement.”