2017 Renault Koleos Review, Design, Engine and Photos

New 2017 Renault Koleos will lead entire crossover range from French manufacturer. Company decided to place more effort in development of this class, so it could retain pace with their major competitors Nissan, Honda and Mazda. Not merely upgrading compact Koleos SUV, but Renault will try and reach more purchasers with new models, Kwid, Captur, and Kadjar. When we are talking about Kaleos, it is going to become larger, with cabin revision, while few units are supplied to become installed under its hood.

2017 Renault Koleos Concept

2017 Renault Koleos Platform

A good deal of changes and innovations might be implemented to maintain 2017 Renault Koleos intriguing. Most exciting change need to be new layout in the cabin, considering that this compact crossover now can take seven passengers. Vehicle uses Common Module Family (CMF) platform, produced from alliance of Nissan and French carmaker. This architecture saved a great deal to both company, and it is utilised as well for Qashqai and X-Trail from Japanese side, and Kadjar from Renault. With this concept, 2017 Kaleos might be 0.5 m longer, and now it might be more than 5 m.

2017 Renault Koleos Features

Not simply new layout, but additionally many new features and accessories inside 2017 Renault Koleos are going to be installed. High quality materials are utilized to equip cabin, such as leather and wooden particulars. Leather covers seats and steering wheel. Infotainment system is R-Link, with massive touch-screen display and premium audio system. Driver is going to acquire aid from assist features – blind-spot warning, automatic braking and parking assist.

2017 Renault Koleos Picture

2017 Renault Koleos Engine

Because Nissan and Renault share their platforms, some engines will be also present at distinctive models of both producers. So it is with 2017 Renault Koleos, which could have 2.0-l inline-four drivetrain under its hood, same unit employed by Nissan X-Trail. This powertrain is capable to deliver 145 hp. Bigger, 2.5-l I-4 motor can generate 170 hp. The 2017 Koleos will also get diesel variant. It might be 1.6-l inline-four unit with 130 horses. It is not excluded that Kaleos could borrow powerplant from new Renault Kadjar, 1.2-l I-4, with 130 hp. All accessible engines are going to send power to a 6-speed manual or EDC automatic gearbox, which transforms it to front wheels by default, or all wheels optionally.