Peugeot Onyx Concept

The Peugeot Onyx refers to the latest design of the Peugeot cars family, which is uniquely built and designed for its performance. It is a hybrid concept vehicle, the first of its kind being released back in 2012. It comes equipped with a similar shape and design like that of a Ferrari or Lamborghini, which makes it very favorable for racing and speed. It has been designed out of paper mache and cardboard fiber, mainly to reduce on weight, as it is a speed car. It is, therefore, a bit risky on driving, having been designed for racing concept and also has a firm ground stability.

Peugeot Onyx front

Peugeot Onyx – Exterior and Interior Design:

Onyx Peugeot as a hybrid concept car has been designed and crafted with raw, hand-beaten copper that makes it extremely strong in structure. On the interior, it has been designed with cardboard or crushed newspaper-like or recycled papers, which can otherwise be referred to as ‘paper wood’. The steering wheel has also been uniquely designed where it resembles stretching to the driver, for a better navigation, with an automatic 6-speed transmission engine. For the exterior, it only comes with two doors and a copper structure with matte black color. It measures 4.73 meters in length and 1.61 meters in height, a feature that enables it to be effective in performance and speed on the road.

Peugeot Onyx interior

Peugeot Onyx – Engine Options:

The Peugeot Onyx concept car comes equipped with a 600 horsepower, 3.7 liters, V8 and diesel turbocharged engine, which is pretty much similar to a Le Mans car. This hence gives it a lot of power, considering that it is light in weight. It is also equipped with an electric motor and a battery that can be recharged which can give the vehicle an extra 80 horsepower in return. It is also very powerful on performance clocking from 0-100 miles per hour in just 10 seconds or less. It is also very fast, making it one of a kind supercar.

Peugeot Onyx rear
Peugeot Onyx – Price, Release Date and Conclusion:

Equipped with the plenty of amazing features that make it a supercar, the 2016 Peugeot Onyx comes with a heavy price tag of about $ 1 million for the awesome specifications and performance that it gives, as well as the design. It is expected to be released officially later this year in April between 20th and 29th. It comes with a 3.5 out of 5 stars rating.

Although not much has been released about the 2016/2017 Peugeot Onyx concept car, it still boasts of a lot of features that reveals its huge performance. Having been designed out of the first concept that was released back in 2012, it boasts of a powerful, fast and stylish concept vehicle. Ir is also uniquely built as compared to the previous models, having a copper chassis body, one of the cheapest materials that can be used, as well as used paper for the interior. Regenerative batteries that it is equipped with also make it one of a kind as compared to other former vehicle models. It is currently awaiting release and the dream car of many. It will definitely make a great entry into the market once announced.

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