It begun the first cascade of releases in Frankfurt 2011. We present the concept Peugeot Hybrid4 HX1 with six seats.
Frankfurt Motor Show 2011 is two steps away, so he began the prerelease whirl. Peugeot thrown on market the first official photos and data of the Peugeot MPV concept HX1 HYbrid4 six seats, powered by a diesel-electric engine.
On the outside, MPV aerodynamically optimized (with a coefficient of only 0.28 CX), the company adopted a new front grille, which it already made acquaintance with the model 508.
Another unique feature is the wheel design that when the car is stationary, restores the image of a turbine, and while is moving, the wings spokes and take the shape of a flat surface, improving aerodynamic performance. With the same purpose, a spoiler and two side wings to the rear of the vehicle is activated, when it exceeds 100 km /h.
The concept is designed under the theme “Metamorphosis”, the Greek word for transformation, indicating the car’s ability to adapt to various conditions imposed by the passengers.
Despite the MPV orientation, HX1 is quite low, with a height of only 1.373 mm, relatively wide, 1990 mm long by about 5 m (4.954 mm).
HX1 has four doors “butterfly wings” type that open in opposite direction with the back, in order to offer easy access to the interior as for the six occupants of the car’s potential, which have three rows of seats. A wide variety of materials, from natural oak with integrated optical fiber and brushed metal until the skin was used within the concept, while Peugeot has added a lot of gadgets such as touch screen, ornamented with marble console , which contains a minibar and coffee maker.