Renault has published the information on pricing and technical specifications, the updated Megane for UK, including the RS version and the world’s first hybrid variant plug-in.
The automaker reduced the number of standard specifications of the model to two: Iconic and RS-Line. The cost of the updated Renault Megane is said to start at 20 740 £ 26, or about $ 400 at the current exchange rate. Already in base the car got full led headlights, front and rear Parking sensors, 7 inch touch screen multimedia system with navigation and driver assistance systems, including warning about leaving the traffic lanes and recognition of road signs. The performance of the RS-Line is equipped with a large 9.3 inch touchscreen and many design updates.
The most significant new addition is the hybrid version of E-Tech. She borrowed the units at the crossover Captur, which uses a 1.6-liter gasoline engine paired with two electric motors and a new multi-mode transmission without clutch, which, according to Renault, offers “superior performance and barely noticeable shift”.
The impact of the power plant is 158 HP of power. In its composition also includes a rechargeable battery with a capacity of 9.8 kW, provides the reserve solely on electric up to 5 km, and the ability to reach the speed of 135 km/h acceleration to 100 km/h in this Megane spending of 9.8 S.
Novelty can boast of a modified infotainment system Renault Easy Link, which first appeared in the latest model Clio, which appeared along with the new 10.2-inch digital instrument panel. Implemented a new Autonomous system of the second level, and customers are offered with new led lights “Pure Vision”.
New finish option RS-Line replaces the GT-Line. Modification of the RS will be equipped with engine capacity of 296 HP and get a larger torque when using an automatic transmission. The amount of additional equipment for RS also increased.