Renault has released the first official details of the new SUV that will arrive at dealerships in the coming months. Hybrid drive, three trim levels and a price that will surely appeal to fans of this segment.
Everything is ready for the Renault brand for the imminent presentation of New Cleo, Transalpine’s bestseller, is now in its fifth generation. It will undergo some exterior and interior modifications, with an engine range that will maintain the TC3’s 1.0-litre petrol, bi-fuel LPG version, 1.6 E-Tech Plug-in and a possible 1.3 TCe petrol mild hybrid. The resistance of the 1.5-liter diesel engine is uncertain and may disappear.
Even in terms of SUVs, the French company knows how to provoke its customers and presents the sixth generation of the SUV Renault Espace. It was no longer a simple minivan, but a full-fledged SUV, with increased ground clearance and a muscular and aggressive appearance. Made on CMF-CD platform, with a length of 472 cm (14 less than the previous version) and the passengers enjoy maximum comfort thanks to the optimization of the interior spaces, which are transformed into a mobile sitting room. The boot capacity is 777 liters in the five-seater version (1,818 liters with the rear seats folded), while it drops to 159 liters in the seven-seater version.
Renault Espace: engine, equipment, prices
the new Renault Espace It is offered with only one engine, which is Fully hybrid electronic technology It consists of a 1.2-liter three-cylinder petrol engine and two electric motors with a total capacity of 200 horsepower. Thanks to the use of lightweight materials, the overall weight of the vehicle has been reduced by 215 kg compared to its predecessor, which has also made it possible to improve fuel consumption, which is 4.6 liters per 100 km, and CO2 emissions. Front-wheel drive SUVs are available with the 4Control Advanced system with steering wheels, providing increased agility and control.
The new Renault Espace, which should arrive in dealerships during the fall season, will be fully configurable in Three productions Techno, Esprit Alpine and Iconic. The technology package is well stocked, with an OpenR Link-equipped infotainment system with Android Automotive and a 12-inch screen. The suite of driving assistance technologies is also very complete, including 32 safety devices.
in a higher range setting creative Includes 20-inch alloy wheels, black grille, front blade, window frame and roof rails. the the prices It has not been revealed yet, but it should start at around €43,000.
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