Peugeot Unveils New I-Cockpit with Digital Instrument Cluster

2017 Peugeot 3008

It was several days ago when the images of Peugeot’s brand new dashboard layout was all over the internet and now the French have given all the other details about it. I-Cockpit which is in its second generation has futuristic appearance and it swaps the analog dials of instrument cluster for digital 12.3-inch screen that is fully customizable. You can see it yourself here.  This new cockpit has the same size as Audi’s Virtual Cockpit and will be available on all models of Peugeot.

Just like the original I-Cockpit which was launched in 2012, this new version has instrument cluster mounted up high in driver’s line of sighs. As all the data is available within driver’s field, it means there will be fewer distractions and the driver will also be able to keep his on road at all times.

This second generation i-Cockpit will also bring an eight-inch touchscreen display for an infotainment system. It is positioned in the center of instrument panel and is now more responsive than its predecessor. Both displays can now show 3D navigation with info of real-time from TomTom Traffic, whereas an eight-inch screen has support for Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Mirror Link.

2017 Peugeot 3008 I-Cockpit

Streamlined interior will now be available with very few knobs and buttons since most of the functions have been installed in the infotainment system. The company also mentions the remodeled, two-spoke steering wheel will have same small diameter but now the top of the wheel sits 2mm lower than before to enhance the visibility of digital screen. This is pretty good news as steering wheel of first-generation I-Cockpit obstructs the view.

Upcoming second-generation Peugeot 3008 will likely be the first vehicle of the company which will use this new I-Cockpit. It will be unveiled in the second half of the year and its official introduction will be in early October at Paris Motor Show. This model will be available for sale towards the end of the year.

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