Peugeot have confirmed UK prices and specifications for the Peugeot 508 RXH Station Wagon and the 508 Saloon HYbrid4.
Both vehicles are powered by the latest modular hybrid technology and they combine a 2.0-litre HDi 163 bhp Diesel engine to power the front wheels with a 37 bhp electric motor to drive the rear wheels.
The Peugeot 508 Saloon HYbrid4 is priced at £31,450 (only one trim) and is equipped with features such as keyless entry with Stop/Start button, cruise control with speed limiter, automatic parking brake with Hill Assist, automatic dual-zone air conditioning, electric folding door mirrors, Peugeot Connect Navigation (RT6) with Bluetooth, Peugeot Connect SOS and Assistance, automatic headlamps and wipers, 18” alloy wheels and half leather seats are all standard equipment.
The Peugeot 508 RXH Station Wagon is priced at £33,695 (only one trim), additionally over the HYbrid4 saloon it is also equipped with 18” Attila alloy wheels, front and rear parking aid and parallel parking assist, panoramic glass roof, Colour Head Up display, USB point and acoustic laminated side windows with tint on rear.
Both hybrids feature Peugeot’s diesel-electric HYbrid4 technology, 200 bhp combined output, four-wheel drive, ZEV (100% electric and silent running) mode and low CO2 emissions of 95g/km (508 Saloon HYbrid4) / 107g/km (508 RXH).
For business users - benefit-in-kind taxation is (10% on 508 Saloon HYbrid4 and 12% on 508 RXH). For businesses, both vehicles attract 100% capital write-down allowance, meaning that there is no further value to be carried over for taxation into the following year.
Both models are available to order, with the 508 RXH on sale from May, and the 508 Saloon HYbrid4 from July 2012.Published 16 March 2012