Peugeot Pick-up-Comeback

Paris (France), 23. June 2017

Peugeot and Pick-up? Fits together. Even longer and better, than you think maybe. Already in 1956, the manufacturer went with the 403 camionnette-Bâchée to load the donkey business. In 1967, the 404 camionnette-Bâchée followed and only in the year 2005, Nigeria produced 504 Pick-up has been withdrawn from the market. Now a successor in the start holes, and he is to go in September 2017 in the sale ... but only in Africa.

Robust and no frills

Unlike the predecessor models, the new Pick-up is not based on a Car architecture, but on a rugged ladder frame. The car is 5.08 meters long, the double-cab has room for five people, the load bed is 1.40 meters long, as well as 1.39 meters wide, the load is a maximum of 815 kg and the ground clearance, depending on the model 210 or 215 mm. In terms of looks, Form follows function: The Design features clear lines and edges. No frills, no emotions.

A Motor, a gearbox, two drives

Is driven to the Pick-up exclusively by a Turbodiesel engine that draws from a 2.5-Liter engine capacity of 115 HP and 280 Newton meters of torque. Is coupled to the power unit with a five-speed manual transmission directs the engine's power to either a rear - or all-wheel drive. The 4x4 drive on Board, there is also a terrain reduction.

Solid Basic Equipment

On solid comfort features for African customers will not miss, however, is a standard feature of air conditioning, electric Windows, a Radio with CD Player, USB connection, ABS, rear Parking sensors, Airbags and electrically-adjustable door mirrors. The 4x4 Version can also include chromium to iron on the charging surface, as well as entry-level boards. Prices have not yet been called.(ml)