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Peugeot 4008 2.0 Allure AWD (2012)

by Barry Green,reviewed December 2012

Built on the same platform as Mitsubishi’s ASX, Peugeot’s 4008 SUV comes well equipped, particularly the range-topping Allure AWD (as tested).
The 4008 is covered by Peugeot’s Assured Service Plan, which caps servicing costs to just $330 a year for three years.

It’s one of the better looking SUVs on the market, inside and out. The ride is typically European – a little firm over our typical back roads, but the handling is poised and engine response adequate for category. However, hills and harsh acceleration test the six-step CVT. Combined fuel cycle is 8.1 litres/100 km.
Peugeot 4008 2.0 Allure AWD 2012

For

Capped price servicing

Against

Firm ride, vague steering

Key features

Reversing camera, immobiliser, cruise control, speed sensitive power steering, tilt/reach steering, bluetooth/usb/aux connectivity, climate control, 18” alloys, xenon headlights, heated/powered front seats

Safety

Dual front/side/curtain and driver’s knee airbags, ABS, EBD. BA, ESC

Car Details

Vehicle make Peugeot
Vehicle model 4008 2.0 Allure AWD
Vehicle type SUV Under $40,000
Year 2012
Price when new $38,490 MLP
Current price range $ - $
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Engine 2.0-litre, DOHC 4-cyl

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This review is based on road testing conducted by The Road Ahead. Further vehicle reviews, in-depth comparisons and coverage of consumer motoring issues can be found in the Club's magazine. Prices listed were current at the time of review and are manufacturers list prices and do not include statutory and delivery charges. Prices can vary from time to time and dealer to dealer.