Peugeot will introduce a new generation e-208

Peugeot will introduce a new generation e-208

The most famous British Formula 1 track has become a venue for special events “Live Fully Charged”, which opened its doors today, June 7.

From 7 to 9 June the famous racing circuit Silverstone will “Live Fully Charged”. Recall, this is the legendary “show” is traditionally dedicated to the consumption of clean energy and by the electric cars. In the event the company Peugeot plans to present its compact urban electric car Peugeot e-208. This “green” product – the part of the French automaker plans to electrify its lineup. “Upgrade” model line should be completed by 2023-th year.

The basis for all-electric citicar from Peugeot was compact modular platform e-CMP.

For the performance of the electric vehicle meet the 136-horsepower engine and a set of batteries. On a single charge, this environmentally friendly car can drive about 340 miles. To “hundreds” Peugeot e-208 accelerates in 8.1 seconds, say the developers. In addition, new French electric car will support the so-called “fast-charge”: the battery can be recharged to 80% in just half an hour.