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The yet-to-be-launched Peugeot 2008 will be previewed at the Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show 2013 (KLIMS13) this week, where order books will open for the new B-segment crossover. Additionally, freebies will be given out for any Peugeot bookings made at the show.

On the equipment list are Smart Park Assist, a panoramic roof with mood lighting, a colour touch-screen with USB and Bluetooth connectivity, a Smart One-Touch Foldable rear seat and a six-speaker Arkamys 3D sound system. Safety kit includes six airbags and ESP. That’s all the info we’re given for now, but more details are sure to trickle in very soon – including of its powertrain.

The Peugeot 2008 crossover made its debut in February in Geneva. At 4,160 mm long, 1,740 mm wide and 1,550 mm tall, with a wheelbase of 2,540 mm, the 1,045-kg crossover is 96 mm taller and 200 mm longer than the 208 supermini on which it’s based, with a 25-mm higher ground clearance. The interior is largely similar to the 208’s, but the 2008 gets an interesting-looking aircraft-style handbrake.