Renault Koleos hits the road in Beijing

Another newcomer at Beijing is the new Renault Koleos, a D-segment SUV.

Boasting powerful, muscular exterior lines, four-wheel drive technology with what Renault say is real all-terrain ability thanks ground clearance of 213mm The company maintains the new Koleos hallmarks Renault’s know how in terms of providing a refined, comfortable interior with seats including technology and design amongst the very best in its category, as well as class-leading cabin space, including 289mm of rear knee room and equipment shared with other high-end Renault models, like the R-LINK 2 multimedia tablet.

We are told the new Koleos delivers a blend of robust SUV cues and the refinement and features associated with large saloon cars.

In addition to a package that positions the new Koleos as the reference of its class in terms of comfort and refinement, it completes Renault’s high-end range that now includes a crossover (Espace), a large saloon car (Talisman) and its estate variant (Talisman Estate), plus this new SUV.

Conceived and meticulously thought through to meet the demands of exacting customers on every continent, the new Koleos is destined for a global audience, with sales beginning in the third quarter of 2016 in Australia, Turkey, the Gulf states and some Latin American countries, followed by China at the end of 2016, then Russia and Europe at the beginning of 2017.

For Renault, the new Koleos comes at a time when SUVs are enjoying strong growth in many markets, and for many consumers, this will be their first opportunity to experience Renault in their segment of choice.


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