2017 Peugeot 3008 recently successfully won the prestigious title as the best car in Europe (European Car of the Year) in 2017. The Frenchman SUV defeated six other rivals when it reaches the final round, not least the Alfa Romeo Giulia and the Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
2017 Peugeot 3008 at the event to collect as much as 319 points and finally succeeded in the first position. Meanwhile, the toughest opponent, Giulia to be satisfied just sitting in the second position with the acquisition value of 296 points. Meanwhile, the Mercedes flagship vehicle, the E-Class followed in third position because only able to collect as many points as 197 points, which is actually less than 3008 and the Giulia.
After the E-Class, a position filled by the Volvo S90 / V90 which scored as many as 172 points and was followed in the next position by Citroen C3 with the acquisition by a score of 166 points. Toyota C-HR which has been touted as a tough opponent, it actually fell to sixth place because it is only able to earn 165 points. Meanwhile, the bottom belongs to the Nissan Micra / March, who collected 135 points.
2017 Peugeot 3008 is the first SUV that took the French brand since 1964. The model also represents a new era for Peugeot, in particular by showing brand-new technology and design that would make it look more fun. Until now, according to records, there are already about 1,000 customers who place an order for this car.
This model became the fifth time for Peugeot to win the same title after the latter achieved by the 308 model in 2014 ago. In 2002, this title was won by Peugeot through the 307 model. While the same title belongs to 405 in 1988 and 505 in 1969.
The judges were given the authority to judge the cars on this election consisted of 58 journalists coming from 22 countries worldwide. Noted, at least there are more than 33 different models of cars that participate in this competition and has begun been since early 2016, before they were finally confirmed as the winner of the 2017 Peugeot 3008, with the title of Europe’s best car in 2017.