The new generation of the biggest SUV from Ranault is presented to the Beijing Auto Show, entitled Koleos from D-segment, which will round off its range of models, designed and constructed to attract customers from around the world and gave new impetus to Renault's international growth, among other things and in China.
The 2017 Renault Koleos combines compound SUV where there are adequate suspension, dynamic and stable driving characteristics and comfort of an SUV but yet remain a French elegance, design and typical equipment. For the Chinese market model Koleos will be built in the Wuhan factory, and for other markets will be in charge Busan factory in South Korea.
New Renault Koleos use CMF C/D platform also as Espace, Talisman, and even Kadjar, Nissan Qashqai and X-Trail. Based on that is supported by this model is available with a drive to all four wheels, in addition to base FWD version.
According to the announcements under the hood will find range of several engines, gasoline-powered 2.0-liter with 143 hp, a gasoline-powered 2.5-liter with 170 hp, or a 1.6-liter diesel with 130 hp, which will be available with 6-speed manual or X-Tronic CVT transmission.
It will now be one of the most spacious SUV in its class, and also one of the longest, with its 4672 mm, which is 221 mm longer than the current largest SUV models in the range (Kadjar), 1843 mm wide, 1678 high, while wheelbase is 2705 mm.
The grille possesses four vertical slats with the Renault diamond emblem sitting in the middle of the top three slats, new LED hedlight units, at the rear wide, horizontal tail lights amplify the impression of width and there are chrome inserts set into the lower part of the rear bumper take the shape of twin exhaust tail pipes.
The interior of Koleos is very spacious, with a comprehensive level of equipment, excellent quality and finishes, leather upholstery, while the entire interior will have a few different color options. From the technical details we can count: a heated steering wheel, R-LINK 2 Infotainment system, a system for monitoring an acute angle, a system that recognizes traffic signs, parking sensors, rear camera, BOSE audio system and more.