Peugeot 308 SW – 7 Seater Estate
The Peugeot 308 SW is a 7 seater estate car which is incredibly versatile. When the full 7 seats are removed, the boot of the 308 SW is extremely spacious and can easily carry huge amounts of luggage and other cargo. When the seats are required though, the extra back seats allow for a large family to sit comfortably in the car with a good ride. A good range of engines also make this 7 seater car a highly economical choice.
Peugeot 308 SW – Purchase Price
A Peugeot 308 SW will cost between £17,045 and £23,395 from new. High quality second hand models can be purchased for between £8,000 and £13,000. The extra row of seats do not come as standard and have to be ordered at a cost of £510, (VAT inclusive).
Peugeot 308 SW – Servicing
Services for Peugeot cars start from around £120, although prices do vary nationally so it can be best to check with local garages. MOTs can be carried out by any local garage and should cost around £50 a time.
Peugeot 308 SW – Emissions
As the Peugeot 308 SW comes with a wide variety of engines and transmissions across a range of models, the emissions vary from car to car. Peugeots, however, traditionally have highly efficient engines and the 308 SW 7 seater car is no exception to this. The most environmentally friendly models in the range use the 1.6 HID (90bhp) or 1.6 HDI (110bhp) engines which emit just 125g/km of CO2. Even the most polluting 308 SW cars are still relatively clean when you consider the vehicle’s size, with the biggest polluter at 195g/km being the 1.6 THP with an automatic transmission.
Peugeot 308 SW – Car Tax Band (VED)
The least polluting Peugeot 308 SW models fall into Band D for emissions, leaving them subject to no showroom fee and a mere £90 annual road tax. Conversely, the most polluting models fall into Band J and are subject to a £425 showroom fee and £235 road tax. There are also models available in Band E (£110 showroom fee; £110 road tax), Band G (£155 showroom fee and road tax), Band H (£250 showroom fee; £180 road tax) and Band I (£300 showroom fee; £200 road tax).
Peugeot 308 SW – Fuel Efficiency (MPG)
The most fuel efficient models in the 308 SW range using the 1.6 HDI (90bhp) engine will get an astounding 60mpg combined. Meanwhile, even inefficient engines such as the 1.6 THP with an automatic transmission will still achieve a strong 34mpg combined.
Peugeot 308 SW – Additional Features
The 308 SW comes with a generous standard trim including ABS, air conditioning, full air bags, Isofix points, power steering and traction control. On upgraded models, electric rear windows, cruise control and alloy wheels are available.
Peugeot 308 SW – Insurance
The Peugeot 308 SW falls into a huge range of insurance groups, with the most basic models falling into group 4 and the sportier versions reaching as high as group 11. For a more detailed Peugeot Car Insurance quote visit our affiliated car insurance page.
Peugeot 308 SW – Performance
The best performing engine is the 1.6 THP (156bhp), which reaches 60mph in 8.7s and reaches a top speed of 133mph. The slowest engine in the range is the 1.6 VTI with an automatic transmission, which takes 13.6s to achieve 60mph and reaches a top speed of just 118mph.
Peugeot 308 SW – Conclusion
The Peugeot 308 is a perfect family car. It is economical and spacious, perfectly designed with a generous amount of standard trim. The 308 SW is manufactured by Peugeot Motor Company plc: www.peugeot.co.uk.