PEUGEOT e-2008 confirmed for 2023 Australian arrival

Peugeot e-2008 SUV is set to join the growing ranks of fully electric SUVs on the market.

PEUGEOT e-2008 is due to join the Australian line up in Q3, 2023.

This follows closely on the announcement about the PEUGEOT e-Partner Van and is due to arrive hear in the third quarter this year.

Based on the CMP (Common Modular Platform), equipped with a 50 kWh battery, a 100 kW electric motor and 260 Nm of torque, the e-2008 will launch in a highly specified single variant.

The e-2008 also joins the PHEV variants of the 508 and 3008 that were released in 2022.

First launched in 2020 the 2008 is a compact SUV that is street smart, highly-equipped, and spacious in a distinctive modern styling, packed with cutting edge technology and design features like a configurable 3D head-up display panel, compact multifunction steering wheel, and driving aids.

Further details regarding Australian specification and pricing will be released closer to the launch.

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PEUGEOT e-2008 is due to join the Australian line up in Q3, 2023.

PEUGEOT Australia’s first 100% Battery Electric SUV

PEUGEOT Australia has further driven forward its electrification plans, proudly announcing that the PEUGEOT e-2008 is due to join the Australian line up in Q3, 2023.

Following the recent confirmation that the PEUGEOT e-Partner Van will launch in the first half of 2023, the e-2008 will follow closely as the second Battery Electric Vehicle and the first fully Electric SUV to join the broadening local range.

Kate Gillis, Managing Director PEUGEOT Australia, commented: “This year, we have set out to accelerate our local electrification journey and the exciting addition of the e-2008 will play an important role in building our electrified offering and ultimately offering more choice for Australian consumers.

“The 2008 has a powerful and distinctive style and now the addition of an Electric Vehicle variant, this will certainly strengthen the appeal of our small SUV range.”

Based on the CMP (Common Modular Platform), equipped with a 50 kWh battery, a 100 kW electric motor and 260 Nm of torque, the e-2008 will launch in a highly specified single variant.

Further details regarding Australian specification and pricing will be released closer to the launch. Interested customers are encouraged to register their interest with their local PEUGEOT retailer or at: https://www.peugeot.com.au/e-2008-register-your-interest.html

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