With a price tag of Rs. 22.99 Lakhs ex-showroom Delhi, and competition targeted at the premium SUV segment, the Koleos may become the next desirable 4×4 in the country.
Sports Utlity Vehicles or SUVs are known for its primary function of being machines capable of moving with ease in the toughest of terrains while giving the confort of a luxury sedan. SUVs are meant to be practical no nonsense vehicles. Renault might just break the myth . With the entry of the Koleos in India, which has a lot of fun factor attached to it. Rs. 22.99 Lakhs for the 4×4 version, this could be the next big thing in its segment.
Powered by a M9R 865 1995cc turbocharged diesel engine churning out 150 PS at 4000 rpm, a massive 320 Nm of torque at 2000 rpm, and mated to an All Mode 4×4 automatic i-system with differential lock mode as well, this is one beast meant for the wild. Add to this the features offered in this monstrosity, you would see a different approach to SUVs in the country. A smart access card with remote start stop, a bose entertainment system with Bluetooth and plug & music ability, cruise control and a dual zone air-conditioning that come standard in the car. The Koleos comes with a Euro NCAP 5 Star safety rating which is the highest safety rating a car can get.
With the second car in the SUV segment from the French automaker, it is pretty clear that Renault is here to stay.
Source : http://www.zigwheels.com/news-features/recent-launches/renault-koleos-launched/9474/1