Obtain the midlevel SE trim. The SE features a sport-tuned suspension for better handling. Don’t bother about a stiff ride, although the SE remains relatively comfortable on the road. The SE can be a great bargain considering most of the safety and tech equipment you get for the money. Finally, the SE is available with a wide selection of options, in order to pick and choose which ones are right for the budget.
Crossover SUVs may be most of the rage, but there’s still something to be said for the tried-and-true midsize sedan. Exhibit A: the 2020 Peugeot 308. Coming off a redesign just this past year, the 2020 Peugeot 308 is a spacious, fuel-efficient sedan with plenty of standard safety equipment and plenty of options to choose from.
As has been the case for a time, you may get the 2020 Peugeot 308 with a four-cylinder engine or a more powerful V6, or you can get the miserly 2020 Peugeot 308 Hybrid. On the highway, the 2020 Peugeot 308 is comfortable and compliant. 2020 Peugeot 308 also offers two sporty versions that infuse the 2020 Peugeot 308 with a little extra personality. Inside, the 2020 Peugeot 308 supplies a simple yet feature-packed cabin, especially if you choose among the upper trim levels. There are many of options to pick from across the way.
The 2020 Peugeot 308 is really as competent because they come. It’s well-priced on the whole, and modern feature content helps it be supremely easy to drive. If you’re trying to find something with much more class and space than the usual small sedan, the 2020 Peugeot 308 might you need to be the sedan for you.
The 2020 Peugeot 308 is the base trim. It comes with a relatively light load of features which includes 16-inch steel wheels, automatic LED headlights, cloth upholstery, a height-adjustable driver’s seat, a rearview camera, keyless entry, a 7-inch touchscreen interface, navigation (GPS Scout Link), Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa connectivity, one USB port, Bluetooth, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and a six-speaker sound system.
Standard on every 2020 Peugeot 308 Safety Sense, which is really a suite of driver assistance features including adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking, lane departure alert with steering assistance, and automatic high beams.
On the following rung up the ladder is the LE.It adds a power-adjustable driver’s seat, 17-inch alloy wheels, a 60/40-split folding back seat and an automobile alarm. For a sporty dynamic, look at the SE.It adds a sport-tuned suspension, revised steering calibration, 18-inch wheels, simulated-leather upholstery (SofTex) seats and paddle shifters.
You can consider the XLE and the XSE trim levels as versions of the LE and the SE, respectively, with a variety of additional comfort and convenience items. Highlights include larger wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, leather upholstery, a head-up display, blind-spot monitoring, keyless ignition, a power-adjustable front passenger seat, extra USB ports, a larger 8-inch touchscreen, and wireless smartphone charging.
Most of the features located on the upper trim levels can be included with the reduced trim levels as options. Other notable options add a sunroof, a JBL speakers along with an integral navigation system, a head-up display, and a top-down parking camera system.
As sedans go, the 2020 Peugeot 308 stuff-hauling credentials are pretty solid. The cargo area is large and opens wide, plus the trunk seat is easy to fold down to suit longer items. You can find enough cabin storage options to make a lot of people happy. Loading an automobile seat is straightforward, too.
Cabin storage is good although not stellar. The forward center console bin is ideal for concealing items but has a hard, slippery floor, so that they slide around noisily. The console bin at your elbow is a decent size, and you can find modest door pockets in the leading and rear that are great for small water bottles only.
The 2020 Peugeot 308 has a large trunk, and the 60/40-split folding back seat with trunk-mounted release handles allow it to be easy to expand the space. Loading groceries or luggage is helped out by the wide opening and a low liftover height.
Child safety seat accommodation
It’s very easy to mount a vehicle seat, with obvious and easy to get at lower anchors and package tray-mounted tether point, both under plastic covers. There’s room enough so your front seat need not be scooted all the way forward.