2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH – hybrid crossover

It is the first French SUV that the company 2017-2018 Peugeot has independently developed and put on the viewer’s display in the autumn of 2011 at the auto show, which was held in Frankfurt. In view of the fact that today, the crossovers are particularly popular among motorists and because of the presence nth number of SUVs on the road, touring 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH – special model.

After all, the manufacturer combines the 2017-2018 Peugeot model 508 RXH hybrid powertrain and all-wheel drive. With this handy set of tools, which is equipped 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH will be interesting to examine the model of the hybrid. By the way, the start of European sales of this car news occurred in France in the autumn of 2011. By the way, the price of car is really impressive. Rich package bundle 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH is the sample of more than 45 600 euros. And it is quite expensive, because, for example, the price of Volkswagen the Passat Alltrack , equipped with two-liter engine TDI (170 hp) DSG gearbox and all-wheel drive 4 motion originate from 40075 EU.

2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH Photos

The fact that the French hybrid will arrive on the territory of Russia, the manufacturer is silent. Moreover, the price of a brand new French wagon will definitely not work on it, because the Russian mentality does not allow overpay only for vehicles due to their environmental performance. But the Ukrainian buyer in the near future will be able to buy a new 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 wagon RHN with the power plant, which provides a double movement SUV, priced at more than 467.1 thousand. UAH. It is 1868000. Russian rubles. Authorised dealers of 2017-2018 Peugeot in Ukraine before the end of plan to sell 40 cars 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH.

2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH photo

In general, the idea of ​​combining the characteristics of a crossover in the auto and wagon to be protected by arches, bumpers and the bottom is hardly original. There is a certain number of machines that implement this idea. This Audi A6 Allroad, and the Subaru Outback, and Volkswagen Passat Alltrack, as well as many other cars. As a basis of 2017-2018 Peugeot’s new car experts took wagon model 508 SW. If we compare the dimensions of the body 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH with its progenitor, they slightly increased. This applies especially to the height and width, by the way, the height of the growth is due to ground clearance increased by 50 mm.

  • To be more detailed and precise on the size 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH, they are as follows: length – 4823 mm, width – 1864 mm (considered deployed rearview mirror, a width of 2068 mm), height – 1525 mm, wheelbase is 2815 mm.
  • An interesting fact is that the amount of clearance in the 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH has 184 mm.

In spite of this, the Russians know: the ride height normal 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 increased to 175 millimeters for the Russian conditions. So there is a difference with the off-road model almost palpable. In other words speaking, it appears that the manufacturer has made the space between the car body and the most expensive by 50 mm, compared with the European variation of the 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 SW.

2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH Photos

By the way, a little expanded and rear track, as well as the front wheels to 1592 mm (front) and 1564mm (rear). This is due to the standard type tires 225/55 R17, placed on alloy wheels Angele seventeenth size (special Ukrainian auto set). If we evaluate the videos and photos 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH has a more courageous and aggressive look, in comparison with the easiest versatile 508 SW. False radiator grille consists of 2 levels, the front bumper has a more rough look and become cumbersome, the lower part has a plastic cover and the side of the bars he decorated lamps, LEDs, which have the form of traces from the clutches of the tiger. Similarly, plastic framed and wheel arches, which can accommodate wheel sizes 17-18 with tires 215/55 R17-235 / 45 R18 size.

Photos 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH

In general, the appearance of the station wagon a few rude and massive, especially when comparing it with air and light 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 SW. Perhaps this impression because of the plastic, which encircles the entire car. Behind a typical hybrid crossovers powerful bumper, huge tailgate and the frame across the bottom of the plastic insert for metallic. Moreover, the 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH is equipped with another device SUV – the protection of the engine compartment bottom made of plastic. The car is particularly well protected electric motor, which is mounted in the front rear axle. Bodies hybrid SUV wagon 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RHN quality enamel painted a variety of colors: white, pearl white and four metallic colors – gray, dark shade of gray, brown and black.

Gezho 508 RXH interior photo

The internal design of 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH has the same design as its donor base – Model 508 SW. This interior structure similarity concerns the front panel, torpedoes, console, steering wheel, both rows of seats, luggage and even the materials used. The only difference is in the control system, switches and instruments. In the new model, changes are observed in the indicator output power device instead of a tachometer, which determines the mode of operation of the diesel and electric motors (determines the recovery mode, he’s Charge; the percentage of the use of electric drive, also known as power; and electric traction – ECO). As a control knob has a compact joystick, which is produced by manual control. Side by side is the washer, with which you can set a specific travel mode – 4WD, ZEV or Sport, Auto.

Moreover, you can change gear using the steering levers under. The same innovations are observed in the 2017-2018 Peugeot 3008 Hybrid4, which is identical to the model 508 RXH in its technical equipment. In general, all of the above characteristics and are hallmarks of cabin-hybrid crossover that distinguish this model from the usual 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 SW. Standard equipment SUV 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH, which will soon appear on the Ukrainian car market, completed with electric and heated front seats, dual-zone Climat-Control, a glass roof (an area of ​​1.62 m2), keyless entry, xenon headlights, navigation with color display (7 inches diagonal), projection screen head-up, audio, supports CD, MP3, AUX, USB.

2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH photo salon

To equip a brand new 2017-2018 Peugeot also provides a combined trim (leather and cloth) seats, rain and light sensors, parking sensors front-rear, parking brake, electrically, heated mirrors to automatically take shape, working on the drive, as well as other amenities. Do motorists for a small fee it is possible to order a 4-zone Climat-Control, proprietary signaling, tailgate on the drive, the JBL contemporary music, interior finish of various materials (with natural leather and Alcantara modern – Nappa Tramontane, Frisson and Lama Tramontane). In addition to this, the driver is the driver’s seat with electric memory and fixed positions to support the thighs, the mass function.

Roof 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH

Cargo space in brand new French hybrid crossover is not particularly extensive, because of the placement in the battery and it is intended only to 423 liters. If you compare this car with the model 2017-2018 Peugeot 508, the SW, it is very little, because the amount of progenitor trunk is 590 liters. However, this space is increased by folding the rear seats. The fuel tank of a diesel engine is designed for 72 liters. Automotive curb weight cars has 1910 kg.


Technical parameters brand new French: suspension of the diesel 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH 100% independent, MacPherson strut comprising a front wheel and rear multirychazhnuyu design, but with special springs and dampers. There are also anti-roll bars with a large cross section (compared with a conventional SUV 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 SW). For the model applied electric power steering, which is regulated, disc brakes on all wheels. Newbie 2017-2018 Peugeot has a nice gizmo helper for the driver – it is ABS, EBA, EBFD, ESP, CBC, as well as Hill assist.

Manufacturer 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH has equipped the car a powerful powertrain, which consists of electric and diesel engines. For the first case, it is a two-liter HDi FAP 163 bhp with impact rotating wheels in the front, while the second – is the engine responsible for the rear-wheel drive, which develops 37 hp (max capacity of the unit charges 200 hp.). Between the 2-wheel drive there is no connection, the work is electronically controlled. For efficient work and relationship of both motors “looks” PPC robot. Moreover, in this model system is installed Start / Stop system and brake energy recovery. All of this represents a complex and Hybrid4 technology.

As was stated above, in the central tunnel washer placed adjusting management regimes. Thus, the driver has the possibility to choose the most convenient for him cars driving mode, and the operation of the power unit. In Auto mode, the operation of all automotive electronics systems controls, movement in this mode provides min. diesel fuel consumption, which is 4.2 liters. Electronic systems are free to decide how it will “work” station wagon engines: only diesel-driven front-wheel drive with simultaneous operation of the electric and diesel motors or electric motor activated only with rear-wheel drive. For ZEV mode is characterized by the almost total use of traction motor and rear-wheel drive. Elektrorezhim achieves speeds of up to 70 km / h and is moving about 4 kilometers.

In the case of batteries discharge power plant on the machine is switched to Auto mode. 4WD all-wheel drive mode of operation enables the simultaneous operation of electric and diesel engines, along with the all-wheel drive crossover becomes, but the electronics controls the condition of the road surface and if there is no need (dry asphalt) disables the drive the rear wheels.

Curiously, even if there is no electric “fuel” in the powered car drive the rear wheels will still ensure that the generator power of 8 kW. For the Sport mode is characterized by a complex operation of the diesel engine and electric, robotised gearbox, which changes the level at a faster rate, as well as hybrid power unit, capable of delivering a cumulative maximum torque (450 Nm). All these manipulations are necessary to achieve excellent dynamics – 8,8 s. up to 100 km / h, acceleration from 80 to 120 km / h in just 6.6 seconds. with the achievement of the maximum speed – 213 km / h.

Sport mode helps to cope with a heavy section of road with a lot of snow or the surface of muddy after rain. The fact that in addition to the high amount of torque and operating four-wheel drive. On a test drive in practice to achieve a minimum fuel consumption of 4.2 liters, which said the manufacturer, can not, however, possible to keep within 6 l. And it is for a car weighing about 2 tons is an excellent result. Of course, the high-sounding title “SUV» 2017-2018 Peugeot 508 RXH is not deserving, but the fact that this crossover is undeniable to us.