Renault Megane 2016-2017 – in the new sedan body
Renault Megane of the 4th generation in sedan body will be launched in August 2016. The official world premiere of the car will be held in the autumn at the Paris Motor Show, and for now the car has been previously presented to the audience.
The updated sedan complements the line of Megan models. Updated hatchback and wagon have been presented earlier.
Exterior of the car is made in the style of the latest innovations of the French manufacturer. It has optics with daytime running lights in the form of a boomerang, ribs on the hood and branded radiator grille with a larger brand logo.
Lanterns have a narrow elongated shape and occupy almost the entire luggage compartment lid. The rear bumper has a modified shape with imitation of air intakes. In general, design of the car is very similar to the exterior of the novelty Renault Talisman, which was presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
Vehicle manufacturers really cared about the comfort of the driver and driving safety. The car has a digital instrument panel with 7-inch display. The seats can have fabric or leather upholstery, in the most expensive versions they are equipped with electric adjustments, massage and ventilation functions.
The head unit is equipped with a color touch screen, the size of which is 7 or 8.7 inches, depending on the car version.
Manufacturers claim that the highest quality materials are used for car interior. Depending on version, the car can have a variety of additional options in the form of a panoramic roof, sky cameras, and others.
The car is presented in two petrol and three diesel versions.
For petrol versions there are engines of 1.2 and 1.6 liters, having a capacity of 115 and 130 horsepower, respectively.
— The motor is equipped with 1.2-liter 5-speed manual or CVT.
— A more powerful 1.6-liter engine is equipped with a 6-speed manual transmission or 7-speed dual-clutch robot.
Diesel Renault Megane 4 modifications are the following:
— Engine of 1.5 liter, 90 hp. Available only in conjunction with 6-speed manual.
— 1.5-liter engine with a power of 110 hp with a 6-speed manual or robotized gearbox.
— 1.6 liter, 130 hp with a 6-speed manual transmission.
The list of options for each package is still unknown. The richest versions of the car will be equipped with a panoramic roof, electric handbrake, parking assistance, multifunctional seating for the driver and front passenger, as well as 18-inch alloy wheels.
The fourth generation of Renault Megan sedan will be launched into mass production in a factory in Turkey. The list of countries where the car will be sold is already known. It includes more than 20 countries. The cost of French brand’s novelty will start at 19,500 Euros.