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Peugeot 308 Sedan Arrives In China

Peugeot 308 Sedan

After it debuted at the middle of September during the Chengdu Motor Show, the new Peugeot 308 Sedan is now available on the Chinese market and it is the company’s third model in the last eighteen months which has been developed for China, after the 307 and 308 sedans.

Peugeot 308 Sedan

The car is produced locally with the automaker’s partner Dongfeng Motor Corporation and it is available with a choice of two power units. The first one is a 1.6-liter engine that develops 106 hp and has a peak torque of 142 Nm, while the other one is a beefier 2.0-liter that churns 147 hp and a maximum torque of 200 Nm. Both of these engines can be mated to either a manual or an automatic gearbox.

Peugeot 308 Sedan

The French carmaker says that along with the aforementioned 307 and 308 sedans, they will be able to sell 150,000 units in the C-segment next year, which will account for approximately 60% of the company’s total sales in China. For the first full year, Peugeot wants to sell 60,000 units of the recently introduced 308 sedan model.

Peugeot 308 Sedan

Source: Peugeot via Carscoop

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