Peugeot 208 Price in Nigeria tells it all!

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1. Overview of Peugeot 208 in Nigeria

Peugeot brand has long been a popular automobile producer present in Nigeria, the French automaker has been serving the Nigerian market for about forty-seven years and still continues to present the best services to customers throughout the country. Peugeot is relentless in providing reliable and affordable car models that suit the economy of the country and its roads, and they insist on upholding an impeccable vehicle maintenance culture which is very important for satisfaction that has sustained the appetite of the Nigerian automobile market towards them.

The Peugeot 208 is a classic supermini vehicle design manufactured by Peugeot in their Slovakia plant. The 208 model is available in three doors and five-door hatchbacks variants; it has been designed in two generations designs with exquisite trims.

The first generation of the Peugeot 208 was launched in 2012 and remains in production, while the second generation was introduced in March 2019 at the Geneva Motor show with the unveiling of its electric version. This car is the successor to Peugeot 207 in the compact hatchback series; this vehicle was developed to reduce the amount of Carbon emission from that series and in this light, the Peugeot 208 proves to be innovative with better features and lightweight.

Below will be a brief review of this car model as well as updated prices of Peugeot 208 in Nigeria, brought to you by!


The next cruise is only one decision away with the Peugeot 208

2. Trim levels of Peugeot 208

The 208 Peugeot model has five model trims including the GT-is and some special editions being sold out. The trim consists of the first and second generation. They are listed below;

  • Peugeot 208 Active
  • Peugeot 208 Signature (also called Allure)
  • Peugeot 208 Tech edition
  • Peugeot 208 GT- Line
  • Peugeot 208 GT-i

These various trims are outstanding in their own ways and have made the 208 model one of the most dependable cars from Peugeot.


Here comes the latest GT-line design of 2020 Peugeot 208!

3. Prices of Peugeot 208 in Nigeria

Customers will find it interesting that Peugeot 208 prices in Nigeria is not extravagant and the car is very affordable and compatible with low budget plan and lifestyle. A comprehensive list of prices for different trims and models of Peugeot 208 is shown below.

3.1. Brand new Peugeot 208 price in Nigeria

You can find below the suggested retail prices of brand new Peugeot 208 in Nigeria. Please note that these prices may vary at different dealerships and do not include delivery fee yet.

Prices of brand new Peugeot 208 in Nigeria  

 Model Price
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 Active ₦7 million - ₦8.6 million
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 Signature ₦7.5 million - ₦9 million
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 Tech Edition ₦8 million - ₦9.5 million
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 GT Line ₦8 million - ₦10 million
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 GTi ₦8 million - ₦9 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 Active ₦8 million - ₦10 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 Signature ₦8.5 million - ₦10 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 Tech Edition ₦9 million - ₦11 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 GT Line ₦9.8 million - ₦11.5 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 GTi ₦9.5 million - ₦11 million
2019 Peugeot 208 Signature ₦10 million - ₦12 million
2019 Peugeot 208 Active ₦9.5 million - ₦11 million
2019 Peugeot 208 Tech Edition ₦10.5 million - ₦ million
2019 Peugeot 208 GT Line ₦11 million - ₦14 million

3.2. Foreign used Peugeot 208 price in Nigeria

There seems to be only very few Peugeot 208 in Nigeria, and they are available as Tokunbo with some unregistered car dealers in Lagos. The prices to budget for Foreign used Peugeot 208 are given below;

Prices of Tokunbo Peugeot 208 in Nigeria

 Model  Price
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 Active ₦3 million - ₦4.8 million
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 Signature ₦3.5 million - ₦5 million
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 Tech Edition ₦3.5 million - ₦5.5 million
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 GT Line ₦3 million - ₦5 million
2012 - 2015 Peugeot 208 GTi ₦4 million - ₦6 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 Active ₦4.5 million - ₦6 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 Signature ₦4.5 million - ₦7 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 Tech Edition ₦5 million - ₦7 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 GT Line ₦5 million - ₦7.5 million
2016 - 2018 Peugeot 208 GTi ₦5.5 million - ₦7 million

This car is not currently available in the Nigerian automobile market as a locally used model because the French company did not really target Nigerian with this product.

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A detailed visual tour of the Peugeot 208

4. Brief review of Peugeot 208

The Peugeot 208 is a stylish and classy small car which feels really good to drive; with no doubt, it has won the hearts of many Nigerians. This car stands out among its competitors like the Ford Fiesta and VW Polo in the B-segment and supermini car category. The 3-door edition allows access into the cabin from 2 doors with the last door as the rear access to the trunk; while the 5-door edition uses 4 doors as passenger access, and the rear door for the trunk. 


The portable design of urban city luxury is complete with this car

The interior of the Peugeot 208 can accommodate four adults; it uses the i-Cockpit high end technology which the company introduced in 2016 to keep passengers comfortable. It is lavished with entertaining features that includes the touchscreen infotainment system, digital radio, heated sports seats, and a small steering wheel. The engines available for the Peugeot 208 includes a turbocharged petrol and diesel 4-cylinder inline engine as options for customers.


This view delivers the feeling of sophistication in the Peugeot 208

Evaluation of Peugeot 208
Pros Cons

Peugeot 208 has a stylish and creative exterior.

The luggage space is quite small and not adequate for a family holiday trip.
It is fun to drive and has a good feel with comfortable interior. The sitting space may not fit most users since it is not really roomy on the inside.
Customers will enjoy less fuel consumption and only little maintenance cost because of its frugal engines.  
Improved weight and aerodynamics  

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4.1. Peugeot 208 specifications

Some of the vital specifications to take note of concerning the Peugeot 208 include:

  Table of Specifications for Peugeot 408
Body style supermini hatchback
Engine 4-cylinder inline engine
Transmission 5-speed and 6-speed manual; and 4-speed and 6-speed automatic transmission.
6-speed manual and 8-speed automatic transmission (2019 Peugeot 208 GT-Line)
Drivetrain Front-wheel drive


Here, you have all the space you can get from this supermini

4.2. Common problems of Peugeot 208 in Nigeria

As a guide, here are some of the common problems with the 208. These observations have been the common complaints of many drivers. 

  • Reduced braking performance due to air in the braking system.
  • The gearbox is found to sometimes be unable to enter reverse.
  • Some models have infotainment screen problems.

5. Guide to buying Peugeot 208 in Nigeria

5.1. Where to buy Peugeot 208 in Nigeria

To purchase this car at the best prices, there are some trusted online sources which we have mentioned below. Visit their websites to find the best ones near you;

Besides, you can visit accredited Peugeot dealerships in the country. Here are two of them:

  • Auto Nation - Kunech group ltd: KM 31, Bogije Elemoro,  Lekki Epe Express Way, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos
  • A.C Okorocha Motors Limited: Plot 796, 4/5 Ahmadu Bello Way, Garki Village, Abuja, FCT

Full list of Peugeot dealers in Nigeria can be viewed here.

5.2. How to buy a good used model of Peugeot 208 in Nigeria

These are some of the things to look out for when buying a used model of the Peugeot 208 in Nigeria;

  • Go for inspection with a trustworthy mechanic to check the engine and driving performance.
  • Check the exterior properly for signs of repaint work.
  • Carefully inspect the interior to ensure everything is in good condition.
  • The 208 is known for having quiet engines; so turn on the car and listen to the sound of the engine before buying.


The heart of this sophisticated supermini from the French manufacturer

The GT Line model is known to have heavier and sportier wheels and is convenient on rugged roads. You may want to consider this trim more when deciding to buy a Peugeot 208.

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6. Conclusion

Small cars prove effective in the urban lifestyle especially for customers residing in the big cities with so many people engaging in various activities. The traffic situations in these kinds of cities in Nigeria can be really intense, and driving out in the Peugeot 208 gives the car owner a relaxed feeling that no space would be too small to maneuver.

Now that you have learnt so much about the Peugeot 208 price in Nigeria, you should also check out our car listing section for the best ones near you.

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Ikeokwu Chidozie

Ikeokwu Chidozie


Chidozie is an innovative content writer with an academic degree in Mechanical Engineering. He combines his experience in transportation and logistics with creative writing to provide his audience with credible articles on automobiles. Always visit and be guaranteed of expert vehicle reviews, tips, advices and news from this excellent writer.

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