Peugeot Traveller: Perfect for long distance journey

James Kon

TCY Motors Sdn Bhd, the sole distributor of Peugeot in Brunei Darussalam, unveiled the Peugeot Traveller, for unparalleled luxury travel and comfort perfect for a long distance journey.

This is the first time that Peugeot Brunei is bringing the Business variant of the multi-purpose vehicle (MVP) to the Brunei market. Only two units are available.

The Peugeot Traveller Business is equipped with many attractive features making it a benchmark in the segment. The Traveller offers up to seven spacious seats with 1,500 litres of boot space. Its rear two middle passenger seats can be switched to face configuration with the back seat passengers.

It also features the Peugeot modern and efficient Euro6 Blue HDI (diesel) engine with the most efficient pollution control technology in the market with a Selective Catalytic Reduction system upstream of the Diesel Particular Filter to boost the average CO2 emission level of only 139-147 g/km.

Meanwhile, The new six speed automatic gearbox promises to give the driver an enjoyable smooth journey. There are 12V sockets distributed throughout the passenger compartment as well as a 220V three pin socket and a USB port to charge mobile phone. While the multi-functional roof includes LED mood lighting, reading lights and soft diffusion climate control deliver a feel of sitting in an airplane.

The Traveller’s rear seats are removable and sliding seats can be adapted to any configuration between transporting seven people and luggage and only keeping two front seats. Folded down, the passenger backrests can be used to transport objects up to 3.5m long.

The new Peugeot Traveller. PHOTO: JAMES KON

Another unique feature inside the car is the hands-free sliding doors that can open and close by swinging the foot underneath.

The motor-operated sliding doors can also be opened by push button in the front seats and in second row rear seats to allow the door to open from both sides.

Driver can also access the new seven-inch capacitive touch screen of the Traveller located in the middle of the dashboard.

The touch-screen multimedia system is also equipped with voice control command.

Customer can also utilise the VisoPark 1, the complete front and rear radar parking assistance equipment that provides 180 overhead views of the rear zone of the vehicle and its environment.

The Peugeot Traveller offers a wide range of driving assistance features including driving time warning system, diver attention alert, speed limit recommendation system and active safety brake.

The public can take a closer look at the Peugeot Traveller at the Peugeot Brunei showroom at Kiarong Sentral during opening hours except Sunday, and Friday the showroom is closed from noon to 2pm.