French car manufacturer 2018-2019 Renault unveiled at the Paris International Motor Show kicked off a few days ago, a new generation Espace model, which clearly surprised the public.
For model year, the car has got an entirely new body, officially referred to as the French “crossover.”
In addition, the new model has a platform on which are going to crossover Nissan X-Trail and the Qashqai, a new multimedia system, as well as modification of the seven seats.
As a result of the change of generations of 2018-2019 Renault Espace model year significantly increased in size.
For example, the length of the car has increased by almost 20 centimeters, and now stands at 485 centimeters, and the width of the car increased by 1.1 centimeters – to 187-mi centimeters.
But at the same wheelbase length has increased by only 1.6 centimeters in comparison with the previous modification called Grand Espace.
But in the model of the previous generation was enough space for three rows of seats.
Also, the new 2018-2019 Renault Espace will be available in and a five-seat cabin configuration.
The company focus attention on the increased height of 4 centimeters of ground clearance (clearance), which now rests on a mark of 16 centimeters.
In addition, the car became a 6.3 centimeter lower, and now it does not exceed the height of 166.7 centimeters.
Note that due to the use of plastic in the construction of the crossover (front wings), aluminum (hood and doors) and high-strength steel grades 2018-2019 Renault Espace model year, lost nearly a quarter of a ton once overweight.
And now, it curb weight is about 1390 kg of standard equipment.
In the motor of its new line of French automaker included three power units – one petrol and two diesel, all motors have the same working volume of 1.6 liters.
The petrol engine is capable of producing about 200 horsepower and about 260-minute Newton meters of maximum torque.
This unit, which engineers have borrowed from the model Clio RS, get his robotic companions semidiapazonnuyu box EDC transmission with double clutch function.
One of the diesel engine produces approximately 130-year-horsepower and about 320-minute Newton meters of peak torque, and returns the second diesel engine is about 160 horsepower and 380 Newton-meters.
Less powerful of them will be equipped with dedicated six mechanical gearbox and a more powerful 160-hp diesel will receive a pair of robotic gearbox 6 steps.
Other features provided for crossover 2018-2019 Renault Espace engine French manufacturer has not yet announced, is now just know that all three power units are complemented by fuel-Start-Stop function.
Among other things, the new crossover 2018-2019 Renault Espase model year, has at its disposal polnoupravlyaemoe chassis called 4Control.
As stated in the company, 2018-2019 Renault news greatly improved maneuverability and now the car boasts perhaps the most smaller turning radius in its segment.
Go down there in the equipping of machine-wheel drive system, significantly is not known.
According to the French themselves, crossover interior 2018-2019 Renault Espace new generation is made with a greater emphasis on “high-tech”.
First of all, when you look at the interior of the eye catches a very large center console with a huge 8.7 inch screen multimedia complex R-Line and quite interesting gear lever, which, however, is not directly connected with the power unit, as the gear shift is via digital bus with Shift By Wire technology.
In addition to the driver’s service is a projection screen, and a fully customizable digital instrument panel.
It is known that is equipped with a panoramic windscreen area of approximately 2.8 square meters, which is connected with a glass ceiling near the front-row seat basic version equipping the new crossover 2018-2019 Renault Espace model year.
In addition, for an extra fee, motorists will be able to order a car seat with a massage system.
Also, as an option will be available to a variety of systems, responsible for passive safety, for example – lane control system.
Officially 2018-2019 Renault Espace model, was appointed the new flagship model in the line of the French automaker.
Exact release date news on the market is still unknown.
Also, there is no information on the equipment and the cost of the machine.
In addition, it is unknown whether it is a new crossover in the Russian market will be, because the previous generation model in our country was not provided.