The All-New Peugeot 3008 SUV
By Kyle Lindsay
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 09:50
PEUGEOT Ambassador and British doubles tennis ace Jamie Murray today took delivery of his All-New PEUGEOT 3008 SUV, serving up another partnership that’s set to be ‘ace’.
The handover took place at the Lawn Tennis Association’s headquarters in Roehampton, south west London, where Murray was delighted to collect his All-New PEUGEOT 3008 SUV GT Line PureTech 130 model in ‘Ultimate Red’.
Murray’s 3008 SUV will be immediately pressed into service supporting him as he travels to events on the tennis circuit here in the UK – and on these journeys he will be able to revel in its technology. The All-New 3008 SUV features the state of the art PEUGEOT i-Cockpit® interior layout, offering a more intuitive and engaging driving experience, with a compact multi-function steering wheel, 12.3” head-up digital instrument display and 8.0” capacitive touchscreen.
Murray’s GT Line PureTech 130 also features optional leather trim, a panoramic roof and electric tailgate – and a premium hi-fi audio system designed by Focal®. Produced under close collaboration with teams at Focal and PEUGEOT its aim is to achieve a perfect blend of acoustics and aesthetics. In addition, the 3008 SUV has a spacious boot boasting up to 591 litres of space, rear seats which fold flat to extend capacity to 1,670 litres, as well as a folding front passenger seat to create a truly versatile load space, making it the perfect vehicle for all of Jamie’s tennis equipment.
David Peel, Managing Director at PEUGEOT UK commented: “We’re absolutely delighted that Jamie has taken delivery of his All-New 3008 SUV, a car we’re all incredibly proud of. As Jamie will find out over the coming months, it’s packed with a host of brilliant design features that will make his journeys highly enjoyable and relaxing.”
The All-New PEUGEOT 3008 SUV is the 2017 European Car of the Year, Car Buyer ‘Car of the Year’, Diesel Car ‘Car of the Year’ and its i-Cockpit® scooped the Technology Award at the What Car? Car of the Year Awards 2017, impressing the judges with its innovative design, leading-edge technology and high-class interior.