Peugeot produced Dakar a prototype of the new 3008 DKR

Peugeot Company has prepared for rally-raid Dakar and several other races the new rear-drive prototype, which was named 3008 DRK. Note that the SUV has been developed in collaboration with BF Goodrich, Red Bull, Sparco and Total.

Peugeot 3008 DKR built around a tubular frame, with its body panels made of carbon fiber. In the prototype length reaches 4312 mm and a maximum width – 2200 mm. Wheelbase is 3000 millimeters. The SUV also manned enough surround the fuel tank capacity of 400 liters.

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Front and rear SUV suspension was double wishbone. Furthermore, the French installed at each wheel suspension for two and one spring.

The movement of the Peugeot 3008 DKR lead 3.0-liter diesel V6 with two turbines. Giving motor working in conjunction with a six-speed sequential transmission, it achieves 340 hp and 800 Nm.The dynamics of dispersal racing prototype is not specified, but we know that the maximum speed can reach 200 km/h.

The new 3008 DKR is expected to debut on the rally-raid in Morocco, which will be held from 3 to 7 October 2016, while the pilot sits behind the wheel of the Peugeot factory team, Carlos Sainz. Well, with 1 to 14 January 2017 the novelty can be seen on the rally-raid Dakar in South America.

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