The Renault Company car manufacturer from France is very popular worldwide and they will finally release the 2017 Renault Koleos. If you don’t know, the Koleos model was Renault’ s first crossover ever. Today, the newest iteration will be probably their flagships model and it will compete with the Nissan X-Trail as well as with the Mitsubishi Outlander. According to Company, the most recent 2017 Renault Koleos will hit the market at the beginning of next year. They also say that we can anticipate a lot of redesigns. Besides that, we can expect improved exterior design, more elegant interior design with a lot of new features. If you are looking for large and efficient SUV, this model is a perfect choice for you, and in the following review you can find out why we think so.
2017 Renault Koleos – New Flagship Model:
The exterior design of the latest 2017 Renault Koleos will be very attractive, and compared to the current model, a lot of new things are provided. First of all, and probably the most important thing is the dimensions. This model is clearly longer and wider than its predecessor. As the new flagship model, this change is expected. Thanks to the longer wheelbase, more space inside the cabin are provided. When it comes to some details from the outside, at the front side we can notice stylish and modernistic front grille connected with the LED powered headlights. At the middle of the grille, we can see Renault logo.
The headlights will be all new, and it will feature LED strip on the top that will pick up directly below it. The grille will also feature four vertical slats. Under the grille, we can see larger front bumper fitted with lights for the fog that are now located in rectangular openings. Also, down low we can see large air intakes for better engine cooling. At the sides, this model will ride on large aluminum wheels, but its size is not known yet.
The interior design of the refreshed 2017 Renault Koleos will be elegant, and the cabin will be very spacious. Everything inside is so luxurious, and you can notice that in the first glance. All seats in the cabin will be covered with the top quality leather. The door trims are also wrapped in the leather, as well as armrests and center console.
The interior design of this model is offered in several color options. When it comes to technology, this model will provide blue ambient lighting, as well as a lot of high tech features. Some systems will be new, while some will be updated. When it comes to the infotainment, the imminent 2017 Renault Koleos will have a standard R-Link2 system. Some of the other interior features will include hands-free telephone, Bose audio system, navigation, 10-inch touchscreen, modern air condition. There is also a cruise control, rearview camera, a lot of connectivity options and many others as well.
2017 Renault Koleos – Engine Specs:
The future 2017 Renault Koleos will be most likely equipped with a gasoline-powered 2.0-liter engine with the capability of generating up to 143 horsepower. This is not official information, this is just reliable rumors. Some other choices are a gasoline-powered 2.5-liter with a capability of delivering up to 170 horsepower, or a 1.6-liter diesel with a max power output of 130 horsepower. The certain information is that the new model will use a four-wheel-drive system.
2017 Renault Koleos – Expected Release Date and MSRP:
The release date of the next Koleos will be most likely in the first three months of 2017. This model will have a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of around $30.000. Some of its main competitors are Mitsubishi Outlander and Nissan X-Trail.