The Peugeot 407 was launched in UK in 2004 and was meant as a replacement of the Peugeot 406. The Peugeot 407 has a muscular stance but its design has flowing curves. The car has advanced technology and this makes driving the car a pleasurable experience. The Peugeot 407 will be available in the Indian market in October 2010.
Peugeot 407 Specification
The Peugeot 407 sedan comes equipped with 1997cc, Bio-Flex EFi petrol engine. This engine can deliver power of 143 bhp at 6000 rpm along with peak torque of 200 Nm at 4000 rpm. The length of the car is 4763mm and its width is 1811mm while its height is 1455mm. The car can seat 5 individuals with comfort.
The engine of the car is mated with 5 manual gears. The car has double wishbone suspension for the front while the rear has multi link shock absorbers. The car has power steering and front disk with rear drum brake system. The kerb weight of the car is 1490 kgs. The car has excellent grip and the suspension offers excellent stability to the vehicle.
Peugeot 407 Mileage
The mileage of the car is 9 km/litre in the city while the mileage on the highway is expected to be around 14 km/litre.
Peugeot 407 Interiors
The interiors of the car feature an uncluttered cabin and the interiors have an ergonomic design. The controls can be easily used but the switch gear may seem slightly confusing with large number of buttons. The boot area has enough space to fit large suitcases and the interiors seem as though a lot of thought has been put into designing them. The car has air conditioner and comes with climate control feature. The driver’s seat can be manually adjusted and the car has MP3 player together with AF/FM feature.
Peugeot 407 Safety features
The car has several safety features and these include airbags, fog lamp, parking sensors, antilock brake system and electronic stability program. The car has remote central locking and dynamic stability control.
Peugeot 407 Price and design variations
The car is expected to cost around Rs 14 lakhs and the car will be available in a single variation.
Peugeot 407 Colors
The colors in which the car will be available in the Indian market are not known as yet.