March 30, 2016 the presentation of the new Renault Captur crossover, created specifically for the market. It is reported that the Renault Captur SUV release is adjusted at the plant of the French brand, where he was replaced by Logan 1 generation.
Recall that in the spring of 2013, Renault company unveiled the European version of Captur crossover, built on Clio 4 platform, and in the fall of 2014 there were rumors that a production model could be established.
That’s only in the name of the model for our market changed the first letter, so crossover will be sold not as Captur, namely Kaptur. The French say that the choice in favor of the letter “K” was made on the basis of a survey conducted among customers of the brand. According to the marketing company, the letter “K” associated with such basic characteristics of the model of quality, comfort and beauty.
Externally largely Renault Captur (2016-2017) follows the source with his trademark grille and a large emblem on the hood of the setting, stylish on the sides, the characteristic form of the side glass and the opportunity to order a roof other than the color of the body color.
In addition to our Renault Captur changed the front bumper, which defines the C-shaped diode fog, also underwent revision taillights, bumper and trunk lid. For crossover offers three variants of design wheels 16 and 17 inches and eight body colors (seven of them metallics).
As for the interior design of the new Renault Captur, everything here, as in the original Captur: the same steering wheel and instrument panel, similar to the front panel and center console, which will house 7.0-inch screen Media Nav multimedia system. Plus a lot of niches for small things.
If the foundation laid down Captur chassis from the Clio, the Captur crossover based on the B0 platform by Duster. So the Captur version has turned out much larger in size. The length of the new Renault Captur is 4333 mm, the size of the wheelbase – 2674, width – 1813, height – 1613.
The manufacturer also notes that the track front and rear is equal to 1 564 and 1 570 mm, respectively, angle – 20 degrees, Congress – 30, ground clearance (clearance) is 204 mm (Duster 210), and boot capacity 387 liters (with the folded backside back sofa – 1 200 liters). At the same time the vehicle weight is not specified
As expected, the base engine for Renault Captur 2016 became localized 1.6-liter engine capacity of 114 hp (156 Nm), it was a pair of 2.0-liter unit with 143 hp in return and 195 Nm of torque.
The first combined in a pair with a 5-speed manual or a CVT, traction on the front axle wheels and more powerful version comes with a quad-wheel drive and automatic transmission or manual transmission with, but on the six steps. From zero to hundred Renault Captur accelerates in 12.5 seconds, and the 143-hp version does it in 10.5 seconds. (With a gun over 11.2).