French carmaker debuted in crossover segment with Captur vehicle, which had its pros and cons. Now, we count on larger models, as 2017 Renault Grand Captur i becoming ready for premiere. First spy shots had been revealed, but these haven’t spoken too much. We know new version is bigger than base Captur, and except that, there are no considerable variations in between these two siblings. The 2017 Grand Captur will also borrow drivetrains from its smaller predecessor, and it is going to be more like redesigned model, than new vehicle.
2017 Renault Grand Captur Redesign
Because its release in 2013, Captur SUV didn’t must change anything on it till now, and that day had come. There wasn’t any story speaking about redesign, and 2017 Renault Grand Captur could bring some changes. First of all, new crossover is bigger than predecessor. Except that, under heavy camouflage on the SUV spotted in the streets, there wasn’t seen something else essential. Front of the vehicle might be the identical, with exact same hood lines, grille and bumpers. Headlights also have exact same shape as at current Captur. It also had fog lights, which couldn’t be noticed on Grand Captur resulting from camo, but we are sure these are going to become installed again. Few lines are noticed, on the side of the body, and front of the crossover gets double arches.
2017 Renault Grand Captur Engine
For new 2017 Renault Grand Captur there may very well be new engine ready with 90 hp and 120 pound-feet of torque. This ought to be TCe 90 powertrain from French carmaker, while larger TCe 120 is uncertain. At some other vehicles it pumps 120 hp and 140 pound-feet of torque, so if it appears, same output are going to be for new Grand Captur. Diesel powered crossover is going to be supplied, while hybrid is less likely. Higher-end models will get more features that may improve hp rating to 150. A 5-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmissions are going to become obtainable at option of purchasers.
2017 Renault Grand Captur Price and Competition
Because typical Captur crossover is priced under $22,000, we predict the worth of 2017 Renault Grand Captur around $25,000 for entry-level. That is in par with their major rivals, especially Honda HR-V and Mazda CX5.