PSA Groupe highlighted CMP, e-CMP-platform

The PSA Group has, together with the Chinese Dongfeng a modular basis has been developed, a platform that is already used by the new DS3 Crossback. That CMP platform, together with the e-CMP) electric variant of it today better exposed.

Together with its Chinese partner Dongfeng, the French Groupe PSA a new modular base developed for cars up to the C-segment will apply. Where the EMP2 platform for models from the size, the Peugeot 308 is applied will continue to be, the French-Chinese co-production meant for cars like the already-presented DS3 Crossback and in the future for the new generations of the Peugeot 208 and so also for the new Opel Corsa. The (e-)CMP platform, the EMP2-based are the only two platforms that Groupe PSA in the future wants to use it. The completely electric variant of the CMP platform is called e-CMP.

According to Groupe PSA, both the EMP2-basis as the CMP platform in a high degree suitable for electrification. So expect both (plug-in) hybrids as cars with a petrol or diesel engine. Around 2021 should be no less than seven cars of the Groupe PSA on the e-CMP platform. Seven EV's. The DS 3 Crossback E-Tense is one of them and soon will appear also electric versions of the new Peugeot 208 and Opel Corsa. All EV's on the e-CMP-platform come across a 136 horsepower electric motor and a 50 kWh large battery pack. The range of these EV's should be at 300-350 km (WLTP).

In addition, by 2021, but up to eight plug-in hybrids in the PSA portfolio. The Peugeot 508 is as a plug-in presented and also of the DS 7 Crossback, Opel Grandland X and Citro├źn C5 Aircross appear stekkersmaken. In 2025 must have the full model range electrified.

CMP

The CMP platform is modular and is so in various formats. According to Groupe PSA can cars with two different track gauges and three different wheelbase lengths develop. Groupe PSA says on the technical basis also models specifically for markets such as South America and China to develop. Also the Chinese Dongfeng is the (e-)CMP-platform apply for his models. PSA Groupe and Dongfeng have the development costs of the new base also split.

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