The Peugeot 308 GT Line is an award-winning hatchback that mixes practicality and a comfortable ride to make an excellent family car. Sporty and stylish, the Peugeot 308 GT Line features a range of premium styling features including 18" Diamant alloy wheels, Twin exhaust and black lacquered rear diffuser, Tinted rear side windows, full LED headlights and Fog lights. Set against the elegant silhouette of the 308, this model looks every bit the upmarket hatchback.
A blend of performance and economy, petrol engines for the 308 GT Line include the turbocharged new 1.2 litre Puretech petrol unit, which uses stop/start technology to achieve over 61 mpg. It offers 129 bhp for good throttle response, even with a full load. This engine is available in manual and automatic.
Two efficient and refined diesel engines are available, including the 1.6 BlueHDI 120 which boasts a fuel economy of over 88 mpg. Further up the range is the 2.0 BlueHDI 150. With 150 bhp, this engine really makes the most of the 308 GT Line's involving driving dynamics. It manages 0-60mph in under nine seconds, but with emissions of only 97 g/km!
On the inside, the 308 GT Line offers all the features you'd expect of a premium hatchback model. Specification includes front and rear parking aid, DAB digital radio, USB interface, reversing camera and Satellite Navigation, all controlled from a 9.7" multifunction colour touchscreen with the redline colour scheme on the touch screen continuing the sporting touch.
The interior of the GT Line reflects the premium trim - the luxurious half alcantara trim sports seats with red stitching are comfortable and supportive, with driver and front passenger lumbar adjustment that includes a massage function. The interior also features a GT-style leather steering wheel with matching red stitching, GT style mats and inside door sills and pedals are finished in aluminium for a contemporary look.
The GT Line features full LED headlights, positioned alongside distinctive direction indicators and fog lights. With a comprehensive range of airbags, cruise control with speed limiter, the 308 GT Line has received a full five-star Euro NCAP rating for its excellent safety features.
The 470-litre boot is larger than that in a Ford Focus or even Volkswagen Golf. Combine this with a comfortable ride, sporty driving dynamics, luxurious interior and great head turning looks and you've got the 308 GT Line, which might just be the perfect, affordable, premium hatchback.