The new Peugeot 408 is neither an SUV nor a saloon, but a little bit of both

O Peugeot 408 The latest member of the new trend: Saloon crossover..The brand itself does it Fastback — A term that has a history of identifying hatchback bodies, but the roofline “quickly” descends backwards — to distinguish it from other bodies. crossover And SUV.

The technical foundation is the same as the Citroen C5X — the EMP2 platform — and the bodywork itself has much in common with the crossover of this type of gene from vans, SUVs and 5-door saloons.

Visually, the accumulation of profile edges and the wide hood surrounded by the high side are impressive. The front is dominated by a huge body-colored grille and thin front optics (matrix LED technology makes this possible), and the rear bumper cutout is “reversed”.

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