The 2017 Renault Koleos pushes brilliance in all aspects of its design and engineering partly to lure a competitive advantage over its competitors. Many customers are seen to be elated by the design, since it manages to breakthrough by efforts of the car company in the crossover class.
2017 Renault Koleos: Engines and Performance
It ideally keeps track of implying many changes and innovations, much of which is done providing room for seven passengers via a system known as CMF or Common Module Family. It is hardly common for SUV’s to offer a seating range in terms of that on top of all integration in engine performance, luxurious interior and mantling appearance.
Under the hood, it is endowed with a 1.6-liter, inline, turbocharged V4 petrol engine that is capable of churning up an output level of 163 horsepower and 235 lb-ft of torque. This engine is mated to an eight speed EDC automatic transmission or a 6-speed manual transmission. The 2017 Renault Koleos is all optional four wheel drive, otherwise default two-wheel drive.
The manufacturer has kept fuel economy in high standards considering the consideration of conservation of energy and keeping the environment green. The fuel economy gives a valuable output, yet a trim having a diesel engine is also to be offered, which mantles better fuel economy. It is also reported that further engine trims are to be offered, having 1.6-liter TCe gasoline, 2.0 dCi and 1.5 dCi diesel. It delivers a smooth drive on rough terrains all by the improved ground clearance.
2017 Renault Koleos: Changes and Comfort
The outlook is inspired by the Nissan X-trail platform which gives it a subtle elegance, especially at the facelift. Talking about facelift, a noticeable feature of V shaped radiator grille makes this SUV outstanding on exterior. This model traces the bumper design from former models but it has incurred that the redesigned fog lights are special for adequate visibility and reducing reflective lights. The reshaped LED head lamps are also a notably sleeker feature at the front.
In addition, this vehicle comprises of larger air outlets that ensue enough cooling air enters the engine and front braking system. A roof mounted spoiler looks as an add-on feature to the overall brilliant appearance of this vehicle. As many changes have been reported, brake and tail lights are also completely redesigned and now offer a better look. On the sides, you can find bolder creases with a protruding crease splitting the tail lights. The 2017 Renault Koleos is offered in a wide variety of colors and buyers can opt for their choice.
A new layout interior comprising of many multimedia features and accessories for the entertainment of occupants makes this car joyous on road trips and a utility for comfort and accessibility. Inside the 2017 Koleos, high quality materials are used to furnish cabin, provided with wooden works and leather upholstery and leather wrapped tilt and telescoping steering wheel. It is further equipped with R-link infotainment system, large touch-screen display and premium sound system. For driver and passengers’ safety, it adds airbags, parking assist, automatic braking and blind-spot warning system.
2017 Renault Koleos: Price and Arrival
The 2017 Renault Koleos is reported to debut in showrooms following production during the second phase of 2016, priced around $32,000.