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Peugeot Expert Review 2023

The Peugeot Expert is a versatile van that offers a blend of practicality, refinement, and technology. It's a popular choice among businesses of all sizes thanks to its spacious cargo area, comfortable driving experience, and extensive range of features.

Rivals to the Peugeot Expert include the Ford Transit Custom, Volkswagen Transporter and Mercedes-Benz Vito.

Our Peugeot Expert review covers:

Peugeot Expert Key Features

  • Modern exterior design with sleek front end features a prominent grille and LED headlights
  • Impressive interior with a focus on comfort and practicality
  • All versions share a 1,400kg maximum payload
  • Available with a range of Euro 6d-Final compliant diesel engines
  • Two trim levels are available: Professional Premium+ and Asphalt Premium+

Peugeot Expert Pros and Cons:


  • Plenty of payload
  • Intuitive infotainment system
  • Refined and comfortable driving experience


  • Cramped cab
  • Restricted visibility
  • Not much in-cab storage

Design, Practicality and Boot Space

The Peugeot Expert's design exudes a sense of sophistication and modernity, embodying Peugeot's signature style. The front end features a bold grille flanked by sleek LED headlights, creating an eye-catching and distinctive profile. The sculpted lines along the body and the integrated rear spoiler enhance the van's aerodynamic efficiency, while the expansive windows provide ample visibility.

The Expert's exterior design not only enhances its aesthetic appeal but also contributes to its practicality. The van's low loading height makes it easy to access the cargo area, while the wide side door apertures allow for efficient loading and unloading. The Expert's overall dimensions cater to various business needs, with three body lengths available: Compact, Standard, and Long. Each body length offers different load volumes, ranging from 5.1 cubic meters to 6.6 cubic meters.

Peugeot Expert Exterior

The Peugeot Expert's practicality shines through in its interior, which seamlessly blends comfort, functionality, and versatility. The dashboard adopts a modern and ergonomic design, featuring a user-friendly infotainment system with intuitive controls. The high-quality materials used throughout the cabin create a premium feel, while the ample legroom and headroom ensure passenger comfort during long journeys.

The Peugeot Expert boasts impressive boot space, catering to the diverse needs of businesses. The Compact body offers a maximum load volume of 5.1 cubic meters, while the Standard and Long bodies provide 5.8 cubic meters and 6.6 cubic meters, respectively. With the Flex Cargo system deployed, the maximum load length expands to 4,035mm, making it possible to transport items up to 2,600mm long.

Interior and Trims

The interior of the new Peugeot Expert showcases a blend of functionality and comfort, catering to both driver and passenger needs. The cabin features supportive seats, a well-designed dashboard layout, and ample legroom, providing a comfortable and ergonomic environment. The vehicle is equipped with a range of modern amenities, including an infotainment system with intuitive controls, ensuring a seamless driving experience.

Two trim levels are available: Professional Premium+ and Asphalt Premium+.

The Peugeot Professional Premium+ trim offers a comprehensive set of standard features tailored for versatile use. Key highlights include twin sliding side doors, a full steel bulkhead, and a height-adjustable driver's seat with lumbar support and an armrest for optimal comfort. The trim also boasts a dual passenger bench with a storage tray, cruise control with a variable speed limiter, and one-touch electric windows. Essential connectivity features include Bluetooth, USB, and aux-in, complemented by a 12v socket in both the load area and cabin. Noteworthy additions encompass air conditioning, rear parking sensors, and a laminated acoustic windscreen for improved refinement. The 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay ensures seamless connectivity, and the package includes a six-month subscription to Peugeot's Free2Move Connect Fleet telematics.

Building upon the features of the Professional Premium+ trim, the Peugeot Asphalt Premium+ introduces additional enhancements for a more refined driving experience. These include a leather steering wheel, body-coloured bumpers, door handles, and side rubbing strips for a sleek exterior appearance. The trim features front fog lights with a cornering function, LED daytime running lights, and 17-inch alloy wheels. Advanced safety and convenience features comprise a 180-degree rear parking camera, blind spot monitors, electrically folding heated door mirrors, automatic lights and wipers, and front and rear parking sensors. The Asphalt Premium+ trim is equipped with a Connected 3D Navigation sat-nav system with voice recognition and Peugeot Connect, along with a three-year subscription to TomTom Live and SpeedCam/Danger Zones alerts. Additional highlights include a head-up display, Safety Pack, Driver Assist Pack, and the Moduwork load-through bulkhead and passenger bench for enhanced practicality.

Power and Performance

The Peugeot Expert offers a range of powerful and efficient engines to suit various business needs. Customers can choose from three diesel engine options:

BlueHDi 100 S&S: This entry-level engine delivers 102 horsepower and 270 Newton meters of torque. It's paired with a six-speed manual transmission and has a maximum payload of 1,200 kg.

BlueHDi 145 S&S: This mid-range engine produces 144 horsepower and 340 Newton meters of torque. It's available with a six-speed manual or eight-speed automatic transmission and has a maximum payload of 1,600 kg.

BlueHDi 180 S&S: The top-of-the-line diesel engine offers 177 horsepower and 295 Newton-meters of torque. It's paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission and has a maximum payload of 2,200 kg.

All of the Peugeot Expert's engines are Euro 6d-Final compliant and offer low emissions and fuel consumption.

Peugeot Expert Interior

The Peugeot Expert is a responsive and agile van that handles well on both urban and motorway roads. The steering is precise, and the suspension is well-tuned, providing a comfortable ride even when the van is fully loaded. The Expert's payload capacity ranges from 1,200 kg to 2,200 kg, and its maximum towing capacity is 3,500 kg.

Overall, the Peugeot Expert offers a compelling combination of power, performance, and efficiency. It's a versatile and reliable van that's ideal for businesses of all sizes and makes a great leasing option.

Leasing vs Buying

The Peugeot Expert is now available for purchase at a starting on-the-road price of £31,284.00*, or it can be leased with monthly payments starting from £358.93.

If you're considering leasing a Peugeot Expert, we proudly offer excellent car leasing services in the UK. Our leasing deals include a manufacturer's warranty, road tax, breakdown insurance, and free delivery to most areas of the UK mainland (excluding specific regions).

Leasing a Peugeot Expert can often be a more financially advantageous option compared to purchasing outright, thanks to the fixed monthly payments, variable mileage options, low initial rental, and flexible contract durations.

It's important to note that the 'on-the-road' price mentioned includes a year's road fund license, DVLA first registration fee, and a number plate fee. Please be aware that this price is accurate at the time of publication and is subject to change. To get the most up-to-date information, we recommend contacting your nearest retailer.