Peugeot, an internationally acclaimed automobile brand with a magnificent legacy, recently partnered with Kia Lucky Motors Corporation and introduced the Peugeot in Pakistan. This sent a huge wave of excitement among car enthusiasts who are always on the lookout for new SUV options. Since, Kia Lucky Motors Corporation has previously partnered with Kia Motors, a South Korean automobile brand that also marks an awe-inspiring legacy, it did not come as a surprise that two heavy names in the automobile industry are under one parent corporation. With the top of the line variants like Kia Sorento, Kia Picanto, Kia Carnival, and Kia Stonic among many, you are all set to experience the best in tech and ultra-modern design with Kia Motors Pakistan.
Try asking a gear head whether they would go for a Peugeot or Kia Sportage and you will find them in a dilemma as to what to choose. Kia Sportage is available in Sportage AWD (all-wheel drive), Sportage FWD, and Sportage Alpha variants whereas, Peugeot is available in Peugeot 208, Peugeot 3008, Peugeot 2008 Active and Peugeot 2008 Allure variants. With all the leading SUV manufacturers like Toyota, Honda, Hyundai, and MG introducing new variants, it’s a tough choice to make which one to choose so to make it a little easier for decision-making purposes (in case you might need one in the future), here is a brief comparison between Kia Sportage AWD and Peugeot 2008 Allure.
Both Kia Sportage AWD and Peugeot 2008 Allure have sturdy tough engines that roar with power on every turn and twist. Peugeot 2008 has an 1199 cc 1.2L Turbo engine with a 6-speed automatic transmission that belts out 130 hp. Whereas, Kia Sportage has a built-in 1999 cc Nu 2.0L gasoline MPI engine with a 6-speed automatic transmission that generates an output of 155 hp. Given the power capacity, Kia Sportage AWD has an edge in this segment.
The exterior of both SUVs flaunts a rugged athletic design with finely sculpted lines and distinctive aggressive build. Peugeot 2008 Allure is crafted to captivate with the signature white black grille and 3-claw full LED lights. It is also equipped with a panoramic sunroof with a manual roller blind so you may experience driving in natural light and night sky. The front bumper sports full LED headlamps with LED daytime running lamps (DRLs) making the robust silhouette of Peugeot 2008 all the more alluring.
Kia Sportage AWD on the other hand comes with the signature “tiger-nose grille” making it easily stand out among the pack of SUVs currently available in the market. The front bumper also flaunts bi-function projection LED headlamps with a wide panoramic sunroof which is an added visual treat while you drive.
The interior of Kia Sportage AWD and Peugeot 2008 Allure is engulfed in smart technology features that enrich the driving experience, leaving you in awe of the state-of-the-art interior intricately designed to uplift your mood. The interior of Peugeot 2008 Allure is crafted to enhance your interactivity with Peugeot 3D- i Cockpit with intuitive tilt and telescopic steering positions. The front cluster has a 10-inch 3D screen with a head-up instrument panel, keeping all your driving information readily visible to you all the time. The steering and seating material is premium leather with grey stitching to give it a more lucrative feel. Peugeot 2008 Allure comes with a 7-inch infotainment system with Bluetooth and smartphone connection for your on-road fill of entertainment needs.
Kia Sportage AWD is not behind when it comes to interior features. The luxuriously leather-wrapped interior boasts finesse with leather-wrapped tilt and telescopic steering and gear shift knob. The front 3.5-inch cluster conventional TFT LCD + Rheostat shows all your driving information vividly with smart steering switch features like audio call, voice recognition, cruise control, etc. The best part of Kia Sportage is the spacious cabin room that can be switched between 4:2:4 second row split and 5:5 third row split, making it all the more roomy as you want it to be. Kia Sportage AWD comes with a built-in 7-inch infotainment system that features radio, media, and rearview camera along with Apple Car Play and Android Auto keeping you connected and entertained no matter wherever you are.
The comfort and convenience of Peugeot 2008 Allure and Kia Sportage are worthwhile every second of your driving experience and truly encompass the elegance of a timeless automobile design. Peugeot 2008 Allure comes with a wireless key that will automatically open the door and trunk so you may get in and move out easily. Peugeot Allure is also equipped with a pollen filter to keep the cabin air fresh and a 12V DC accessory connector in case you are running low on power and want to charge up your devices while you drive.
Kia Sportage AWD is equipped with a host of drive assist features like park assist sensors, rain sensors, and an automatic immobilizer so you may cruise along any road with utmost comfort and ease. Kia Sportage also has an air filter to keep cabin air fresh at all times and a power tailgate with a built-in memory function so you don't have to look for keys when your hands are all occupied.
Kia Sportage AWD and Peugeot 2008 Allure have some of the best safety gears in place to keep you safe and sound while you are on the road. Safety aids like airbags, ISO fix child anchors, tire pressure monitoring system, electronic stability program, hill assist, lane keep assist, high beam assist, and driver attention assist are part of Peugeot 2008 Allure. Kia Sportage also is well equipped with safety features like airbags, electronic stability control, downhill brake assist, hill-start assist, vehicle stability management, ISO fix child anchor, and auto hold. So whether you choose Kia Sportage AWD or Peugeot 2008 Allure, you are covered in safety from front to all the way back.
The price for Kia Sportage AWD starts from Rs. 7,250,000 whereas, for Peugeot 2008 Allure it is Rs. 6,100,000. The striking difference in prices is a clear indicator of the popularity and customer preference for each design. Considering the tech-savvy features combined with the next-generation SUV design, you cannot help but get driven to try out these modish cars and experience the best-in-class driving luxuries for yourself.
So wait no more, test drive Kia Sportage and Peugeot at Kia Motors Site and book it right away. All parts and Kia car services are readily available to assist you in keeping your drive in pristine condition. The services can be availed by booking an appointment over the call or via WhatsApp and Kia service team will bring in your car for maintenance.