Peugeot 508 SW Active 2011 review
Overall towcar rating
Nice car to drive on motorways, comfortable, 1681 kerb weight but 1790 tow limit. spec is decent too
high gear ratio in manual. Rear seats are tight with 2 adults and child
Would you recommend it?
How well does it tow?
having towed the car from Scotland to Southampton with the car fully packed (circa 2000kg) the rear suspension drops quite easily so add a caravan at only 75kg nose weight drops cars even more. Car itself tows ok my 140bhp 2.0 struggles a bit on hills.
What's it like without the caravan?
generally a decent car and a deceptively good boot. You are able to fit more stuff in than you think.
Anything to look out for?
nothing of interest
Is it easy to live with?
Car is a capable day to day vehicle and with the odd towing of a 1616kg caravan so far seems to cope ok
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