Peugeot 5008 Plus - Variant comparison

Peugeot 5008 Plus - Variant comparison

Peugeot 5008 is one of the best options available in the 7-seater SUV segment in Malaysia. Considering its growing popularity, Peugeot launched the updated 5008 Plus earlier this year which will be locally assembled along with its sibling, the 3008 Plus. The new 2019 Peugeot 5008 Plus isn’t entirely a brand-new car. It comes with some added features that help it to stand out from its predecessor. It is available in two variants - Active and Allure - that have a price difference of RM 13,000. If you are wondering what features worth the price difference did Peugeot add in the 5008 Plus Allure, read on to find out.

Peugeot 5008 Plus

But before that, the following are the Peugeot 5008 Plus dimensions-

Length 4670 mm
Width 1855 mm
Height 1655 mm
Wheelbase 2840 mm
Wheel size 225/55 R18
Fuel tank capacity 56 litres
Boot size  952 litres / 2042 litres w/ 2nd-row fold-flat

Peugeot 5008 Plus exterior

As we mentioned before, the new 5008 Plus isn’t entirely a new car. It is more of a facelift and that’s why it looks very similar to its predecessor. However, some of its premium features are limited to the more expensive Allure variant. Following are those features-

  • Full LED headlights
  • LED front fog lights
  • LED sequential scrolling front indicators
  • Front and rear parking sensor
  • Side mirror adaptation in reverse gear
  • Motorized smart hands-free tailgate

Even if you exclude these features, we’d say that the 5008 Plus still looks pretty fantastic.

Peugeot 5008 Plus SIDE

What are the common exterior features between the two variants?

Ans. The new iteration gets various bits of chrome on the outside, like on the side mirrors, door handles, at the bottom of the window frame, and faux exhaust tips. Apart from that following are the features that you will find common in both the variants-

  • LED 3D “Claw Effect” rear tail lights
  • 18” Detroit alloy rims
  • Rear fog lights
  • Headlights delay security illumination (“Follow Me Home”)
  • Acoustic laminated front windscreen
  • Sensor activated headlights
  • Sensor activated wipers with “Magic Wash” feature
  • Automatic electric folding mirrors with heaters
  • Side mirror turn light

Peugeot 5008 Plus top-view

Peugeot 5008 Plus interior

Peugeot cars have some really good-looking and interesting interiors and the 5008 Plus is no exception. There’s plenty of space on the inside with the seats that can be individually adjusted and folded as per the requirements. Some of the key features are-

  • 12.3” digital head-up cluster display - Mode: Dials, Driving, Minimal, Personal & Navigation
  • 8” capacitive multifunction colour touchscreen with Bluetooth,
  • Apple Carplay / Mirrorlink, i-Cockpit amplify, Voice recognition,
  • Arkamys 3D Sound Staging
  • Automatic electric parking brake
  • Automatic dual-zone air-conditioning system
  • Rear AC vents
  • Premium Black Claudio Leather interior
  • Leather-trimmed steering wheel
  • Piano keys toggle switch with satin chrome finish
  • Flat floor feature from boot to 2nd row
  • Driver’s 8-way power seat
  • Front passenger 6-way power seat
  • Front centre armrest with butterfly opening and 11 litres cold storage
  • USB port X 2 (Front & Rear)

Peugeot 5008 Plus INTERIOR

Unlike outside, most of the interior features in both the variants are common. The only features that you will find in the Allure variant are GPS Navigation, LED cabin mood lighting, Panoramic sunroof, and Auto-dimming rearview mirror.

Peugeot 5008 Plus engine

2019 Peugeot 5008 Plus specs sheet lists the same engine that powered the previous model. In fact, it is the only engine option here, which means, both the Peugeot 5008 Plus Active and Allure variants are powered by this engine only.

What is the engine option?

Ans. It’s a 1.6-litre turbocharged petrol engine which churns out 167 PS and 240 Nm of torque. For more info, refer to the detailed table below-

Engine specs Peugeot 5008 Plus
Type Twin Scroll Turbo High Pressure (THP) with Direct Petrol Injection
No. of cylinders 4 Inline cylinders, DOHC 16 Valve with VVT (Variable Valve Timing)
Fuel Supply System Electronic Multi-Point Fuel Injection
Displacement 1598 cc
Max power 167 PS @ 6000 rpm
Max torque 240 Nm @ 1400 rpm
Transmission  Efficient 6-speed auto with Quickshift Technology and Paddle Shift


Peugeot 5008 Plus ENGINE

What is the top speed of Peugeot 5008 Plus?

Ans. With these figures, the Peugeot 5008 Plus goes from 0 - 100 km/h in 8.9 seconds and can reach a top speed of 205 kmph.

Peugeot 5008 Plus safety features

When it comes to safety, the new Peugeot 5008 Plus keeps its head held high. We’re glad to report that Peugeot didn’t discriminate the 5008 Plus variants on the grounds of safety. There are only 4 safety features - Speed Limit Recognition, Active Lane Keeping Assist, Front and rear parking sensor, and Blind Spot Information System - that are exclusive to the Allure variant.

Peugeot 5008 Plus safety

What are the common safety features?

Ans. Following are the common safety features between the two Peugeot 5008 Plus variants and the list is quite long-

  • 6 airbags
  • Advanced Grip Control with 5 modes - Normal, ESP off, Snow,
  • Mud, Sand
  • Hill Assist Descent Control (HADC)
  • Peugeot Hill Start Assist
  • Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
  • ABS with EBD
  • Emergency Brake Assist (EBA)
  • Anti-skid Regulation (ASR)
  • Dynamic Stability Control (DSC)
  • Driver Attention Alert
  • Auto illumination of rear hazard lights

Peugeot 5008 Plus REAR

These were the key differences between the two variants of Peugeot 5008 Plus. We hope this comparison would give you a clear picture of which variant would suit your needs and also whether you would want to spend the extra RM 13,000 or not. Talking about the money, the Peugeot 5008 Plus price for the Active variant is RM 166,888 whereas the Allure variant will set you back by RM 179,888.

Also Read: Peugeot 5008 Plus - First impression

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