The New Peugeot 208 XY – A Most Luxurious 208
The new Peugeot 208 was released earlier this year, rejuvenating the supermini car segment. The 208 boasts elegance, equipment, compactness, occupant space and style. An exciting new derivative has been released, the 208 XY, following the recent announcement of the 208 GTi.
The 208 XY follows a luxurious trend, being available in a new colour for the Marque, Purple is one of the six colours. A purple affect has been used on the Peugeot logos and central wheel caps, as well as chromed exterior touches, such as chrome mirror casings, fog lamp trims, window trims and rear skirt bead. Gloss black touches also complete the image on the quarter panel and centre pillar.
The interior has also been refined by dashboard decoration, steering wheel insert, aluminium pedal bracket, decorations on the touchscreen & seat belts.
The new 208 XY is exclusive and boasts an urban chick look. The rear tailgate bears the ‘XY’ signature logo designed with dynamic graphics. 17″ diamond-Anthra Mercure multi-spoke wheels house in their centre an alloy wheel cap with Purple edging. Roof decals are available for personalisation, and the 208 XY offers an identity unlike any other in this sector – high on ‘Exclusivity’.
The XY’s interior is also highly equipped with a large 7″ touchscreen with extended connectivity (jack socket, USB and Bluetooth) favorite music is played from a portable device by streaming and with a high level of quality, through a six-speaker system.
There is a choice of five efficient engines, including a 1.6 litre diesel eHDi 92 6 speed EGC gearbox and a 1.6 litre petrol VTi 120 5 speed manual gearbox.