Peugeot has revealed the first images of the 4008, the compact SUV based on the Mitsubishi ASX that will make its debut at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show.
The Peugeot model is characterized by a distinctive a front end with a large hexagonal grille which is surrounded by a chrome trim and integrates the bumper and the license plate holder, and dynamic, elongated headlights matched by the lower air intakes.
At the rear the design features a cleaner surface treatment which enhances the sense of width.
The Peugeot compact SUV will be offered with an electronically controlled AWD system with three operating modes: 2WD, 4WD and Lock.
The range of engines will include two gasoline units (1.6 and 2 liters) and two diesel units (1.6 and 1.8 liters), combined with a choice among a five-speed manual gearbox, a 6-speed automatic gearbox and a CVT transmission.
The 4008 will go on sale in Spring 2012, after its world debut at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show.