2008 Peugeot 407 3.0 V6

The 407 3.0 V6 is a passenger car from Peugeot, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style. The Peugeot 407 3.0 V6's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2.9 litre, double overhead camshaft 60 degree V 6 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 208 bhp (211 PS/155 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 290 N·m (214 lb·ft/29.6 kgm) at 3750 rpm. This power is transferred to the wheels through a 6 speed automatic gearbox. Its quoted kerb weight is 1585 kg. Maximum speed stated is 235 km/h (146 mph), manufacturer claimed fuel consumption figures are 12.9/6.8/9.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 233.0 g/km.

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2008 Peugeot 407 3.0 V6 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4691 mm
How heavy?
1585 kg
What size engine?
2.9 litre, 2946 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
211 PS / 208 bhp / 155 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
290 Nm / 214 ft.lb / 29.6 kgm @ 3750 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.4 s
How fast?
235 km/h, 146 mph
How economical?
12.9/6.8/9.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
233.0 CO2 g/km

Peugeot 407 models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 6M 1997 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 140.0 CO2 1532 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 6A 2992 cm3 241 PS 237.5 bhp 177 kW 189.0 CO2 1706 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1560 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 140.0 CO2 1430 kg
Peugeot 407 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1749 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 181.0 CO2 1400 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 192.0 CO2 1415 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 204.0 CO2 1446 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 155.0 CO2 1505 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 189.0 CO2 1561 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 2230 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 214.0 CO2 1480 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2230 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 224.0 CO2 1516 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 2179 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 159.0 CO2 1624 kg
Peugeot 407 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2720 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 223.0 CO2 1727 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1560 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 140.0 CO2 1470 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1749 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 184.0 CO2 1443 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 196.0 CO2 1458 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 208.0 CO2 1489 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 159.0 CO2 1545 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 192.0 CO2 1601 kg
Peugeot 407 SW -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 2230 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 218.0 CO2 1535 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2230 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 228.0 CO2 1571 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 2179 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 165.0 CO2 1675 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 2720 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 225.0 CO2 1777 kg
Peugeot 407 SW -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 2946 cm3 211 PS 208 bhp 155 kW 236.0 CO2 1640 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1560 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 140.0 CO2 1505 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 2179 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 160.0 CO2 1699 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2720 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 223.0 CO2 1802 kg
Peugeot 407 Coupé  -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 6M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 156.0 CO2 1650 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1560 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 140.0 CO2 1567 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 2179 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 165.0 CO2 1750 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 2720 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 226.0 CO2 1852 kg

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2008 Peugeot 407 3.0 V6 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2725 107.3
Track/tread (front) 1552 61.1
Track/tread (rear) 1511 59.5
Length 4691 184.7
Width 1811 71.3
Height 1452 57.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight 1585 kg 3494
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 66 litres 14.5 UK Gal 17.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code ES9A
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 2.9 litre
2946 cc
(179.776 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 87 × 82.6 mm
3.43 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.05
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 211 PS (208 bhp) (155 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 70.6 bhp/litre
1.16 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 290 Nm (214 ft·lb) (29.6 kgm)
at 3750 rpm
Specific torque 98.44 Nm/litre
1.19 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system Bo Motronic ME 7.6 fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1237 kPa (179.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 491 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.4 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 29.2 s
Maximum speed 235 km/h (146 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 133.05 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
97.86 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
131.23 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.22 kg/kW
17.07 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 12.9/6.8/9.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km12.9/6.8/9.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre7.8/14.7/11.1 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG21.9/41.5/31.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG18.2/34.6/26.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 233.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 208.80 g/km
VED band (UK) L
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 215/55 R 17 W
Tyres rear 215/55 R 17 W
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID179663
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 28.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2008 Peugeot 407 3.0 V6 added 2008-07-03.
Last modified 2013-02-28.