Used Peugeot 308 1.6 Bluehdi 100 Access 5Dr Diesel Hatchback for Sale | Vertu Specialist Cars Newcastle

Peugeot 308 1.6 Bluehdi 100 Access 5Dr Diesel Hatchback

Overview:

Mileage: 26,814
Trans: Manual
Body: Hatchback
Year: 17/17
Colour: Grey
Fuel Type: Diesel

SOLD

Call our Sales Advisors now on 0330 042 2619

Quote Reference Number: 085-20576

Specification

"Low running cost on this 308 with eco system...usb and aux port for your media and cruise control for the long drive ..Lovely all round family car !!"

Manager Pic

Richard Geary, General Manager

Peugeot Harlow

Key Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Metallic Paint
  • Bluetooth
  • Ex-Driving School Car
Specification
Body Glass
Intermittent rear wash/wipe
Electric front windows/one touch facility
Tinted rear windscreen
Tinted rear windows
Brakes
ABS/EBFD/EBA
ESP with Hill Assist
Driver Aids
PAS
Cruise control + speed limiter
Driver Information
Trip computer
Service interval indicator
Driving Mirrors
Body colour door mirrors
Electric adjustable door mirrors
Entertainment
DAB Digital radio
Peugeot connect with USB and bluetooth
RD45 stereo radio + MP3 CD Player
Exterior Body Features
Body coloured bumpers
Colour coded door handles
Exterior Lights
LED daytime running lights
LED rear lights
Heating/Cooling/Ventilation
Air conditioning
Interior Features
Height/reach adjust steering wheel
12V accessory power point in centre console
Metax mistral cloth upholstery
Safety
Front side airbags
Front and rear curtain airbags
3x3 point rear seatbelts
Driver SMART airbag
Front passenger SMART airbag with deactivate switch
Seats
Front headrests
Rear headrests
Height adjustable driver/front passenger seats
Isofix on 2nd row rear seats
60/40 split folding rear seat back and squab
Height adjustable passenger seat
Security
Deadlocks
Remote control central locking
Rolling code transponder immobiliser
Wheels
15" steel wheels
Wheels - Spare
Space saver spare wheel

The specification listed for this vehicle was standard when purchased new. The actual specification may vary, for confirmation, please contact our sales department.

Features

Ten Second Review

The 308 1.6 BlueHDi 100 is a diesel family hatch that offers a winning combination of qualities. A crisp driving experience, fuel consumption of 78.5mpg, emissions of just 94g/km and an interior that's beautifully finished all look tempting. Plus his revsed version features smarter packaging and a bit more useful technology. The result is a more desirable product than you might expect from this familiar Gallic brand. You might be surprised at how much you'd like it.

Background

There may be some that disagree, but until the arrival of this second generation 308, I don't think Peugeot had ever built a truly competitive car in the family hatch class. The 306 drove brilliantly but its interior was about as sophisticated as a Jimmy 'Five Bellies' after dinner speech. The less said about the 307 the better, while the earlier MK1-era 308 models started modestly and improved, though were never really anywhere close to the talents of the Volkswagen Golf and the Ford Focus. At one point in the late Noughties, it seemed that bridging this gulf in class was beyond Peugeot, but things took a turn for the better when this MK2 308 model was first launced in 2014 and have improved still further with the introduction of the current facelifted version of that design, introduced in mid-2017. Here, we're looking at this car in eco-friendly 1.6 BlueHDi 100 guise and in this form, it aims to be able to put a lick on the cars that once kicked sand in its face.

Driving Experience

Although the electrically-assisted steering and supple suspension at first lull you into thinking the 308 is a bit of a confection from the sweet trolley, drive the car a bit harder and it really ups its game. That ability to mirror your mood is a rare quality in mainstream cars which are often a little two dimensional. The Golf has it and so does the Focus. The Megane? Debatable. The 308 is part of an exclusive club. Mind you, this has never really been a car for the hard charger. Instead, it's a family hatchback that's more about refinement and a relaxed gait. The suspension carries no great surprises, with a standard front strut and rear torsion beam arrangement. Peugeot has fitted rear trailing arms that allow greater longitudinal arc in the wheel travel. It sounds esoteric but it makes for a smoother ride when the rear wheels hit ridges or bumps. The electrically-assisted power steering is geared towards ease of use rather than detailed feedback but perhaps that's just as well. It makes the 308 very comfortable around town in the sort of usage it will mostly see. The six-speed manual gearbox is a pleasant system and provides some welcome old-school interaction with an otherwise high-tech car. 62mph from rest takes 11.3 en route to 116mph.

Design and Build

Whether you choose the five-door hatch or the alternative SW estate which rides on a lengthier wheelbase, you'll be getting yourself a family hatch-class car that's a little shorter and narrower than the class norm - and a touch lower too. But also one that's lighter and more space-efficient than most of its competitors, thanks to a modular EMP2 platform so sophisticated that it required no fewer than 116 patents. Having gone to all that effort back in 2014, Peugeot's stylists weren't minded to radically change things very much when it came to this mid-term facelift, so the aesthetic changes made are relatively minor. The brand badge has been moved down from the bonnet to a place of prominence in the centre of a now-classier chrome-framed grille you'll find flanked by headlamps with upper edges made up of twinkling LEDs. Take a place in one of the very comfortable seats up front in what Peugeot rather pretentiously calls the 'i-Cockpit' and four things are immediately apparent: quality, lack of button clutter, the big centre-dash LCD infotainment screen and, most notably, the tiny steering wheel above which (rather than through which) you're supposed to view the instruments with their finely sculpted red needles. Jump into this model after familiarisation with an Astra or a Focus and you'll wonder where all the buttons have gone. There's a small central cluster of them in front of the gearstick for locking, heated rear window and hazard lights - and that's about it. Otherwise, almost everything's been relocated to the 9.7-inch colour LCD touchscreen that's standard on all but baseline models and dominates the centre of the dash. What else? Practicality? Rear seat space is only average but there's a large 470-litre boot that grows in size to 660-litres if you choose the SW estate model.

Market and Model

Prices start at just over £20,000 for the BlueHDi 100 hatch and you'll need to find around £1,000 more for the SW estate version. There's only base 'Active' trim available with this base diesel enggine; if you want a plusher standard of spec, you'll need the pokier 1.5-litre 130bhp unt. Still, even at 'Active' level, you get plenty of kit. That includes LED daytime running lights, air conditioning, cruise control with a speed limiter, a DAB digital radio, Bluetooth 'phone connectivity, a USB connection, an alarm and a large 9.7-inch infotainment touchscreen with satellite navigation. An optional 'Safety Pack' gives you four things; 'Driver Attention Alert' (which monitors your driving reactions for drowsiness), 'Smartbeam assistance' (which automatically dips your lights for you at night), 'Speed Limit Recognition' (which pictures road signs as you pass and displays them on the dash); and 'Active Lane Keeping Assistance' (which stops dozy drivers from veering out of their lanes on the highway). If you've also ordered that 'City Park' self-parking feature we mentioned earlier, 'Active Blind Spot Monitoring' will additionally be included to warn you if on the move, you're about to dangerously pull out in front of another vehicle

Cost of Ownership

It's a little hard to believe that such a powerful and sizeable family hatch as this 308 BlueHDi 100 will get 78.5mpg on the combined fuel economy cycle and 94g/km of CO2. Maintenance costs should be reasonable too, Peugeot having put a lot of effort in to reducing the cost of servicing when this car was originally launched back in 2014. Back then, we were told that maintenance costs would be around 22% more affordable than was the case with the first generation 308 thanks to careful parts pricing. Redesigned brakes were said to offer 40% better brake pad life, while careful control of wheel toe-in is supposed to give 20% better tyre longevity. Long service intervals help here too. In the case of this 1.6-litre BlueHDi diesel model, attention is needed every year or every 16,000 miles. You can budget ahead for the work by taking up Peugeot's 'Service Plan' that for a fixed monthly fee, can cover you for up to 50,000 miles of motoring over either three or five years. All of this will help Peugeot dealers when it comes to offering competitive leasing rates on this car. If that's what you're after, it's likely you'll be offered two basic options. The first of these is a straightforward deal where you pay a deposit and monthly sum as you would with any other leasing contract. Or, you could choose the French brand's popular 'Just Add Fuel' package that wraps up insurance, servicing and tax into regular payments so all you have to do is fill up the tank.

Intermittent rear wash/wipe, ABS/EBFD/EBA, PAS, Trip computer, Body colour door mirrors, DAB Digital radio, Body coloured bumpers, LED daytime running lights, Air conditioning, Height/reach adjust steering wheel...

Performance

Performance
Performance
0 to 60 mph (secs)
0 to 62 mph (secs)11.3
Engine Power - BHP99
Engine Power - KW73
Engine Power - PS
Engine Power - RPM3750
Engine Torque - LBS.FT187
Engine Torque - MKG26
Engine Torque - NM254
Engine Torque - RPM1750
Top Speed116

Go Green

Green Stats
Emissions - ICE
CO2 (g/km)94 (g/km)
Standard Euro EmissionsEURO 6
Fuel Consumption - ICE
EC Combined (mpg)78.5
EC Directive 1999/100/EC Applies
EC Extra Urban (mpg)88.3
EC Urban (mpg)65.7
View our go green used car offers

Car Finance

Cash Price

The Cash Price is the ‘On the road price’ that the Dealership offers the vehicle at the point of sale. This is derived from any Manufacturer or Dealer savings from the Recommended Retail Price listed by the Manufacturer.

With thousands of models available we can offer you a competitive cash price quotation against any of our vehicles.

Our deals and offers change on a daily basis so please contact us for most up to date cash price.

PCP

PCP (Personal Contract Purchase) a simple cost effective way to buy your new or nearly new car.
You choose the car, the deposit, how long you want the contract to run for and the mileage you intend to do. You will then receive a quote for fixed cost motoring for the length of the contract. At the end of the contract you have a choice to either buy the car outright for an agreed lump sum (the GFV or final balloon payment), or hand the vehicle back to the lender.

HP

Hire Purchase allows you to take ownership of a car once all payments are made.

This is one of the most popular methods to buy a new vehicle. You pay an initial deposit, then pay off the balance in monthly payments over an agreed period of time, when the payments are complete the car is yours.

One of the main benefits with Hire Purchase is the ability to buy a high value vehicle on monthly payments.
Hire Purchase allows you to tailor your finance package as deposit, length of time and monthly payments are all flexible.

Lease

Personal contract hire is very similar to normal contract hire, but is exclusively for private individuals. This is one of the most common form of leasing.
With a personal contract hire agreement you take control of a car for a contractual period – usually referred to as the ‘lease period’. You will make fixed monthly payments for the duration of the contract – when the contract expires you will simply return the car and take out a new personal contract hire lease. PCH means you never have to worry about resale values of your car.

Need Car Finance? We Can Help!

Our sister company Car Credit Assured is a completely free of charge service offering support and advice to anyone looking for car finance. In partnership with a panel of over 20 lenders we can offer car loans at extremely competitive prices. We are not a broker, as a motor retailer we simply want to ensure you have the correct support when purchasing your vehicle. Whatever your credit profile we can help you find a vehicle with the correct finance product based on your individual circumstances.

Visit our dedicated website Car Credit Assured to apply or for further information.

Call our Sales Advisors now on 0330 042 2619

Opening times: 8.45am-9pm Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm Saturday & 10am-5pm Sunday

Terms & Conditions: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information shown. However, errors do sometimes occur. The specification of each vehicle listed on the Vertu Specialist Cars Newcastle website is provided by "CAP". Please note that the Images of each vehicle are range shots, these can include images which do not reflect the precise details of the vehicle you are looking at and are purely used for illustrative purposes. The inclusion of such data does not imply any endorsement of any of its content nor any representation as to its accuracy.