The light commercial segment has found another representative, the Peugeot Partner Rapid. The French automaker’s car is manufactured in Betim, Minas Gerais. The vehicle has a load capacity of 650 kg and is powered by a 1.4 Evo engine, see details.
New Peugeot Partner Rapid: the car arrives in two versions with a starting price of R$ 101,390
Peugeot has just launched the Partner Rapid, a model that will add to the list of light commercial vehicles in the country in 2022.
Partner Rapid is arriving at a nationwide dealer network, with two trim levels, Business and Business Pack. Prices are R$101,390 and R$106,090, respectively.
Peugeot Partner Rapid offers and prices
Business – BRL 101,390
Business Package – BRL 106,090
According to Peugeot, the Partner Rapid fits the profile of a demanding user, who needs a reliable car, designed to cover the needs of cargo space, efficiency, safety and comfort.
“PEUGEOT Partner Rapid must exceed consumer expectations, fueled by the benefits and distinctive after-sales experience of the Brand”, explains Felipe Daemon, Head of the PEUGEOT Brand in South America.
That said, the experience of driving the Partner Rapid is similar to that of a passenger car, starting with the well-resolved and aerodynamic design.
The shortened headlamps are connected to the bumper, fenders and hood, creating a strong front signature, supported by daytime running lights that connect to the fog lamps and a lion logo placed in the center of the distinctive front grille.
On the other hand, what stands out is the door frame, which protects the body from minor knocks, the example of parking lots, receiving the inscription Fast, as well as the reflective inserts included in the mirrors, which are available as standard on the model. The wheels are 14″, with integral caps.
The interior is designed for the comfort of the driver
It was designed to provide comfort, especially for those who spend long hours in traffic. On the dashboard, the driver has a cluster with a six-function on-board computer, a tachometer and a digital segment odometer. The steering wheel has standard height adjustment.
The partner brings standard equipment, air conditioners, hydraulic steering, driver’s seat and steering wheel with height adjustment, electric locks and windows with One touch system, pre-disposition for radio, sump protector, alarm, pocketknife keys with activation alarm and many more . .
The interior also has a series of storage compartments to facilitate the organization of the user, and several compartments, which add up to 18.5 liters of volume. Among them, for example, there is a space designed to hold a card machine and a water bottle, as well as a glove compartment, which has its own light.
To top it off, the new Peugeot utility vehicle also stands out in terms of safety, offering as standard stability and traction control, emergency brake alert, which automatically activates the hazard lights as well as the brake lights, alerting other drivers and reducing accident risk, rear collisions, and Hill Assist, an assistant for exiting ramps and steep roads.
The design also features a side bar and door panel reinforced with special foam, which contributes to better impact absorption in the event of an impact.
The car has a carrying capacity of 650 kg
The luggage compartment offers a total of 3.3 cubic meters with a capacity of holding up to 650 kg, supported by load protection, lights, floor mats and doors that open up to 180º.
In general, their length is 4,407 mm, width 1,643 mm, height 1,900 mm and 176 mm of ground clearance. The wheelbase is 2,716 mm.
Peugeot Partner Rapid has an 86 hp 1.4-liter engine.
Peugeot The Partner Rapid has a 1.4 8V Fire EVO Flex engine, which works together with a five-speed manual gearbox and is prepared to meet the new Proconve emissions and noise regulations (PL7).
This engine develops 86 horsepower and 120 Nm of torque with ethanol. With gasoline, power is 84 hp and torque 116 Nm.
The maximum speed is 157.8 km / h with gasoline and 160 km / l with ethanol. The 0-100 km/h sprint takes 14.7 seconds and 13.7 seconds, respectively.
Regarding fuel consumption, when driving on gasoline the car does 12.42 km / l, while in the city with the same fuel consumption it is 11.74 km / l. With ethanol on the road, Partner Rapid does 8.38 km / l, while in the city it does 8.11 km / l.