In our comparison series today, we are going to compare two upcoming crossover SUVs. Interestingly, the first one, KIA Stonic, will be launched by KIA Lucky Motors, while the second one, Peugeot 2008, will be launched by Lucky Motors. It means Lucky Motors is launching two cars simultaneously with two different partners.
As both cars have created a serious hype in the local market, here is the comparison of these vehicles for our readers. It is pertinent to mention that this comparison is between Top of the Line variants of these two cars.
The Stonic has 163-inch Length, 69-inch Width, 60-inch Height with a 102-inch Wheelbase. In Comparison, Peugeot is 164-inch Long, 69-inch Wide, 61-inch High with a 100-inch of Wheelbase. Both cars have 7-inch of Ground Clearance.
Engine and Transmission
KIA Stonic will come with a 1.4L MPI engine which generates 100hp and 130Nm torque, while French crossover has a 1.2L MPI Turbo engine, producing 130hp and 230Nm torque. So, the latter has a clear advantage over the former.
If we talk about the Transmissions, both vehicles will have 6-Speed Automatic ones.
Both cars have LED Headlights, while Stonic will come with 16-inch Alloy Wheels against 17-inch Alloys in Peugeot.
The size of the Floating Infotainment Touchscreen in Stonic is 8-inch and 7-inch in the French crossover. Furthermore, both cars will come with a Sunroof, Push Start and Cruise Control, enhancing the appeal and comfort of these cars.
Both cars have 6 Airbags, each with Front + Rear Parking Sensors, Rear View Camera, Hill Start Assist and ABS. However, Stonic has Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) as an additional safety feature. So, all in all, both cars are relatively equal in safety features.
The addition of these vehicles is undoubtedly excited for petrol heads. Are you among the excited ones? Share your thoughts about these vehicles with us in the comments section.