Peugeot 406 for sale in Sri Lanka
Review, images, specification, design and price of Peugeot 406
The Peugeot 406 has been rolling off production lines from 1995-2004. The Peugeot 406 was introduced to the Sri Lankan family sedan market as the replacement of the Peugeot 405 and took on the same platform as the Citroën Xantia. The 406 came in 4-door sedan,5-door station wagon and 2-door coupé variants, however the most popular version of the car in Sri Lanka the 4-door sedan version. This particular model enjoyed a considerably warm welcome in Sri Lanka and was appealed to most due to its aesthetics, ride comfort and performance. Similar success was enjoyed around the world. The 406 became one of Europe's best-selling diesel-powered cars.
Peugeot 406 Review
Peugeot 406 Engine, Fuel Consumption and Performance
The most common engine configurations for the Peugeot 406 in Sri Lanka are the 1.6 L I4,1.8 L I4 or 2.0 L I4 variants coupled with either a 5/6-speed manual and a 4-speed automatic. On the fuel economy front the Peugeot 406 has recorded between 11-13 Km/l on combined driving cycles in Sri Lanka.
Design and Features of Peugeot 406
Even though the Peugeot 406 in Sri Lanka is based on the Citroën Xantia, the looks are worlds apart. The design is more evolutionary and at times has been referred to as a refined and more modernized version of the 405. The design has been one of its key selling points as it is easy on the eye and gives the car presence on the roads. On the features front, The Peugeot 406 came with many standard features such as Air conditioning, Power Steering, Power Shutters, Power Mirrors, Central locking, Airbags and ABS. The more luxurious variants came with heated seats and a sunroof as well. The car scores well on the interior aspect as it is spacious and more luxuriously laid out than most of its Japanese counterparts with the use of wood trims and leather.
What are the best features of Peugeot 406
What makes the Peugeot 406 standout is its seamless design cues that give it an unmistakable presence on the road, ride comfort, above average driving dynamics and the extensive list of standard features and safety equipment which set it apart from its Japanese counterparts.
Peugeot 406 Price in Sri Lanka
If you wish to buy a Peugeot 406 in Sri Lanka you will come across many used models in Colombo and wider Sri Lanka. A registered Peugeot 406 in Sri Lanka can fetch between 1.3 - 2.0 million Rupees based on the year of manufacture, trim level and overall condition.
Peugeot 406 price list at Carmudi Sri Lanka
Used Peugeot 406 2002 price: Rs. 11.5 Mio
Why you should buy Peugeot 406 ?
The Peugeot 406 is a car that looks and feels good. It might not appeal to everyone as it is not the most economical family sedan around. However if you are looking for soul and European flair in your car and want something that you can throw around and have fun with whenever you feel like it, the Peugeot 406 will be a great option for you. There are claims that parts are hard to come by and that maintenance is difficult and these claims should be taken with a pinch of salt.