2014 Renault Koleos

The 2014 Renault Koleos was unveiled during the 6th international Buenos Aires Motor Show.

This particular model has received two face-lifts over the past five years.

The last change was made just two years ago. Renault released this model in the year 2008, and improved styling in 2011.2014-Renault-Koleos-on-top A

Specifications

General Info
Vehicle Type: SUV Base Price: NA
Fuel Tank Capacity: 17.2 gals (65 L) MPG: NA
Dimensions
Length: 177.9 in. (452 cm) Wheel Base: 105.9 in. (269 cm)
Height: 66.5 in. (169 cm) Width: 73.0 in. (185.5 cm)
Curb Weight: 3768 lbs (1709 kg) Ground Clearance: 8.1 in. (20.6 cm)
Luggage Capacity: NA Maximum Seating: 5 people
Performance
Engine: 2.0L 4 Cylinder Diesel Compression Ratio: 15.7: 1
Horsepower: 147 HP Max RPM: 4000 RPM
Torque: 237 lb-ft @ 2000 rpm Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic
0-60 mph: 12.3 seconds Maximum Speed: 112 mph (180 km/h)

Performance

This car can be ordered as a 2x4 or a 4x4. It is regarded as highly flexible and the high torque makes it able to go off-road with ease. The technology is full of comfort-enhancing features such as a blind spot warning.

It is also equipped with an impressive 7" large touchscreen display in the center console. The emergency break assist, ABS electronic brake force distribution and other features prevent accidents from happening. It handles easily and drives smoothly for an SUV.2014-Renault-Koleos-going B

Exterior

The biggest change is a larger diamond on the front grill. The new model is not that different from the previous model, where the headlights remain the same. It features a black grill with chrome headlights.

Critics have said that this model has an assertive yet elegant look. The materials used for the cabin are of high quality. Little details such as soft lights for the doors and mirrors give it points for form and functionality.

Interior

It provides a comfortable and stress-free drive with power and footprint steering. The cabin was designed with comfort in mind. The adjustable seats can be optimized according to the driver's height. The passenger and rear seats have vents to ensure a cool ride. There is also an ample amount of legroom for backseat passengers.

The stowage solutions for this vehicle are also very impressive. The large chilled glove compartment has a lot of room for little items. This new Renault comes with a card for hands-free entry. It is also equipped with an electronic parking brake as an added feature.

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