ALL-NEW PEUGEOT e-208 TO FEATURE AT FULLY CHARGED LIVE AT SILVERSTONE
•Prototype of the all-new PEÚGEOT e-208 to feature at the Fully Charged Live event from 7th to 9th June at Silverstone
•Fully Charged Live showcases the latest in electric vehicles and charging technology
•The all-new PEÚGEOT e-208 is powered by a 100kW electric motor and 50kWh battery, capable of 211 miles of electric range (WLTP)
•PEÚGEOT is committed to providing an electrified variant across its model range by 2023
A prototype version of the all-new PEÚGEOT e-208 will be shown at the Fully Charged Live 2019 electric vehicle event, held at Silverstone. The pre-production e-208 will be one of the key attractions at the Fully Charged Live event, which takes place from the 7th to 9th June. Visitors will be able to find the supermini EV at the PEÚGEOT stand in Wing, Hall 1.
As part of PEÚGEOT's ambitions to provide electrified variants across its model range by 2023, the 100% electric e-208 is powered by a 100kW motor and a 50kWh battery, delivering a zero-emission range of up to 211 miles (WLTP) from a full charge.
Built on the new e-CMP electrified modular platform, the all-new PEÚGEOT e-208 is capable of supporting 100kW rapid charging, achieving an 80% charge in 30 minutes. A full charge, using a 7kWh Wallbox charger at home, will take eight hours.
David Peel, Managing Director of PEÚGEOT ÚK said: 'With order books opening later this year, the Fully Charged Live event at Silverstone is the perfect opportunity for PEÚGEOT to introduce the all-new e-208 to the British public.'
On Friday, as part of the Fully Charged Live event, PEÚGEOT Marketing Director, Steven Wass will participate in a live panel discussion on the 'Importance of Cool Concept Cars' alongside leading industry figures, hosted by automotive journalist and television presenter Jonny Smith.
The e-208 comes with the latest version of the PEÚGEOT i-Cockpit® featuring a 3D instrument panel and touchscreen display. All e-208 models will come standard with MirrorLink®, featuring Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto. Drivers can also choose from three driving modes, Eco, Normal and Sport. Reservations are now being taken for all-new PEÚGEOT e-208.Source - Peugeot