The Renault Scenic is a compact multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) Renault by the French carmaker, first as such is marked in Europe. Renault Scenic is based on the chassis of the Megane small family car. Renault Scenic was awarded in European “Car of the Year” on its launch at the end of 1996. The 2nd and 3rd generations have a model called Grand Scenic, which has seven seats instead of five.
Renault Scenic IV (2016)
The 4th-generation Renault Scenic was unveiled at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. The Renault Scenic, based on the R-Space concept is slightly larger than its predecessor and adds some crossover design elements, but Renault, it is still an MPV. Renault Scenic is powered by six diesel and two petrol engines. For models with 6-speed manual transmission and Energy dCi 110 diesel engines, it will have to incorporate an optional hybrid unit (Hybrid Help). The Renault Scenic will be offered with a manual or dual clutch gearbox. The Renault Scenic offer a 572 l trunk and Grand Scenic 765 l with five seats.
Renault Scenic in the UK
UK sales of the Renault Scenic in May 1997, and for the first two years, the Scenic was the only compact MPV sold by a mainstream manufacturer in the UK, but the Vauxhall Zafira, Citroen Xsara Picasso, Fiat Multipla and Nissan Almera Tino was launched in less than five years. In 1997, the Megane Scenic awarded 1997 What Car?, Car of the Year.
The Renault Scenic II in British showrooms in September 2003. The Esque III in UK showrooms in May 2009. In October 2014 Top Gear Magazine placed the Renault Scenic incorporates on its list of “worst cars you can buy now.” The facelifted versions can be specified with R-Link touchscreen system, a digital radio included.
Renault Scenic Recall
Electronic defects, Renault raises two issues to recall. The first, in 2009, was due to the dashboard may stop functioning, leaving drivers without the ability to measure their speed, fuel tank, guidelines or anything like all instruments was completely electronic.
Initially managers this part was replaced at his own expense, but ultimately, as a result of media pressure, Renault UK and Ireland said their clients will make up to a limit. No, compensate implemented by Renault in Finland where several independent workshops and affordable pricing of acquired sent scenic panels launched. The second, in 2010, because the electric handbrake sometimes engages on its own, while the Renault Scenic in motion.