Peugeot has recently released some new details and images with the 308 GT, which will start its deliveries this March.
Officially unveiled for the very first time during the 2014 Paris Motor Show, the new Peugeot 308 GT is being detailed these days as the carmaker is announcing some interesting facts about it. According to the company, the model is bringing new LED headlights and turning lights, the moved Peugeot badge from the leading edge of the bonnet to the front grille, the lacquered black diffuser, the twin exhaust pipes and several other tweaks.
The ride height of the Peugeot 308 GT has been lowered by 7 mm at the front and 10 mm at the rear and new chassis settings have been used, along with a revised suspension system. As far as the engine lineup goes, the model is getting the 202 HP (150 kW) and 285 Nm (210 lb-ft) of torque 1.6 liter petrol turbo, or the 2.0 liter BlueHDI diesel, producing a total of 178 HP (133 kW) and 400 Nm (295 lb-ft) of torque, available at 2,000 rpm.
In the hatchback body style, the 308 GT can accelerate, with the petrol burner, from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 7.5 seconds and in 8.4 seconds with the diesel, while the Station Wagon can reach 100 km/h (62 mph) in the only available BlueHDI unit in 8.6 seconds. The hatchback is burning 3.33L / 100km in the diesel and 4.66L / 100km in the petrol, while the SW is 3.4L / 100km for the SW. Deliveries for the model will begin this March and order books have been opened.