AutonetMagz – Every makers surely racing to develop their best products in the market. Besides to have a good sales, a lot of award and achievement could be achieved from a special products. One of the most prestigious awards recently finished its judging phase, as the European Car of The Year 2017 who followed by over 30 car models and tested by 58 journalists form 22 countries in Europe produce its winner.
This year champions goes to the only SUV within the top 7 models, yes, the Peugeot 3008 finally win it. As it manage to get 319 points and beating Alfa Romeo Giula with 23 points of difference, followed by Mercedes E-Class with 197 Points and Volvo S90 with 172 points.
The rest of the standings are Citroen C3 with 166 points, and Toyota C-HR with 165 points, and ended with Nissan Micra with 135 points. The Peugeot 3008 manage to set a new record as the first SUV to win this award since held way back on 1964. Besides that, the 3008 SUV become Peugeot’s fifth product to win this award, after the 308 on 2014, 307 on 2002, 405 on 1988 and the legend Peugeot 504 on 1969.
This winning is not just a title, as the 3008 marks Peugeot revival who boldly adopt a new design and technology. Along with 100,000 people willingly book the car to get the unit, indeed as the design and the interior looks stunning.
With this achievement, it certified Peugeot as a brand who able to bring good products, as despite in Indonesia their existence as not good as in Europe, we do hope the 3008 SUV could be arriving to our market too.