Narrowly beating the Skoda Octavia and Hyundai Ioniq, the ‘New car of the Year’ goes to the Peugeot 3008 SUV. The Peugeot 3008 and its competition were voted for by over 63,000 people across 16 major categories. The categories included running costs, how reliable a vehicle is and its overall performance.
This is now the 66th award for the 3008 SUV, with others including, Carbuyer’s ‘Best Medium SUV’, ‘Mid-Size SUV of the Year’, making the vehicle one of the most successful to come from the French automotive manufacturer. Owners of the Peugeot 3008 SUV were able to comment on the vehicle saying;
- “This is the first Peugeot I’ve owned. I’m so impressed by the build quality and the driving experience. I especially like the standard features that were only an option on my previous car.”
- “I love how it looks, both inside and outside. It stands out in a crowd.”
- “The dash is amazing, having a screen as the console is brilliant.”
The owners of the vehicle also praised the design of the vehicle, highlighting the stunning interior and the well-received PEUGEOT i-Cockpit® infotainment system.
David Peel who is the Peugeot UK Managing Director commented saying: “Certain awards stand out for us in the industry. Any award based on owner feedback is extremely important for us and it’s fantastic to see so many owners praise their PEUGEOT 3008 SUV. Our commitment to building vehicles that feature uncompromising quality, an instinctive driving experience and sharp design is clearly paying off.”
Erin Baker, Auto Trader’s New Car Editorial Director, also added: “The PEUGEOT 3008 SUV was a stand-out winner and has been highly commended for how comfortable and safe it feels when driving, as well as the quality of its interior and its good looks”.