Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)
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Peugeot 208 Allure (2014) review: 33 facts and highlights

1. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
7.4l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

2. Has front-wheel drive

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)
84% have it

3. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
4.5l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

4. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
160Nm
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 400Nm

5. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.54m
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 3.07m

6. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
404l
Mini Clubman (2014): 1068l

7. better fuel economy (combined)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
5.6l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

8. Has in-car system

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)
29% have it

9. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
10.4m
Scion iQ2 (2014): 4.2m

10. less CO2 emissions

The CO2 emissions of the car, measured in grams per kilometre. A car with less emissions is better for the environment.
129g/km
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014): 0g/km

11. Has fully independent suspension

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)
72% have it

12. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)
75% have it

13. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)
82% have it

14. higher Euro NCAP rating

The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) carries out safety tests for new vehicles, providing an overall rating for each car’s safety. It covers different areas such as safety for an adult occupant, child occupant or pedestrian.
5
Ford Fiesta ST (2014): 6

15. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
1152l
Fiat Doblo 1.4 (2014): 3200l

16. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
50l
Kia Rio LX (2015): 73l

17. shorter length

3.96m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m

18. weight

1.08t
Opel Ampera Positiv (2014): 1.69kg

19. Has height-adjustable seat belts

Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)
60% have it

20. width

1m
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m

21. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
12
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 24

22. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
3
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 6

23. height

1.46m
Honda CR-Z (2014): 1.39m

24. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Ford Focus ST (2014): 2

25. greater maximum trailer weight

The maximum weight of a trailer that can be towed by the vehicle.
1.15t
Opel Insignia 5-Door Hatchback: 1.8t

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