Peugeot will unveil a new concept during next week Beijing Auto Show, starting April 20. The French manufacturer is introducing the Exalt Concept, a four door coupe that is stated to be a evolution of an old prototype, unveiled in 2012 and called Onyx.
According to Peugeot press release, the Exalt concept further takes the lines of the Onyx and reinterpret them with a combination of „bare metal and an efficient textile, Shark Skin, inspired by the unique texture of a shark’s skin. ”
The interior, although not ilustrated yet with pictures, will offer comfort through innovative materials like natural wool-based “chiné” mixed fabric, aged leather, bare steel and ebony. All used to finish the cabin. The high variety of wood is finished with the help of Pinwu design.
Peugeot Exalt drivetrain
To get the concept moving, Peugeot used the Hybrid4 system, already found on most of PSA cars. The petrol engine is assisted by an electric motor to help generate a total amount of 340 hp.