Renault Scenic Variants
Renault Scenic • Price, Variants & Specifications
The Renault Scenic comes to India as a seven seater family car. The MPV to be launched in mid 2014 is expected to carry a price tag in the
range of Rs. 8-12 Lakh. Available in both petrol and diesel variants in India, the Renault Scenic offers the best when it comes to
family motoring. The scenic is all set to rival the likes of Toyota Innova, Tata Aria and Skoda Yeti.
Engine and performance
The scenic can be fitted with a 1.5 litre dCi engine which is the same as the motor that powers the Logan and the Macra There is also the option of a 1.6 litre diesel engine. The smaller Scenic uses a1.2 litre petrol engine that offers reasonable power delivery. Besides, There can be another option of the 16 valve 2litre petrol power mill that generates 137 bhp of power at 6000 rpm and a maximum peak of 190 Nm at 3700 rpm. The Scenic in India is expected to be fitted with this powerful engine that powers the Renault Fluence. The power is distributed to the wheels through a six-speed manual or automatic transmission.
The Renault Scenic has got a majestic and elegant look. The large front bumper with massive air dam enhances the front profile. In addition, the day-time running LEDs, the attractive pealed-back headlamps, the well-positioned Renault logo on the hood and the chiseled wheel-arches give it a refreshing, new look. The rising belt-line towards the tail-light, the roof rails, the chrome strips and the sloping roof are all special features noticeable from the sides. The tail-lights are well designed. The overall design is refreshing and will catch the attention of the India customers.
The interiors come with a three layer dashboard. The top layer gets a digital speedo, navigation and AC vents. The second layer accommodates the music system and the climate control is at the bottom. The steering wheel looks chunky and attractive. The interiors boast of luxury and comfort, offering almost the same quality that the Fluence flaunts. Meant for seven passengers, the MPV offers flexibility in seating. The front seats are comfortable with adjustable driving position. The second and third rows get good head-space. The boot space is 208 litres and this can be increased by folding the second and third rows.
Features and specifications
The scenic comes equipped with standard safety and security features. The suspension system comprises McPherson struts in the front and torsion beam rear axle, offering quality ride. The electrically assisted steering is light and handling is smooth. The special features include automatic headlight function, Hill Start Assist, an optional Bose sound system, engine Stop & Start and Brake Energy Regeneration.
With contemporary styling, superior ride quality and luxurious spaciousness, the Renault Scenic is sure to impact the MPV segment.