Some time ago, French car maker started a whole new era in its history with making of crossover. After Koleos and Captur, it is turn for one more crossover 2016 Renault Kadjar. This time company released a compact crossover, which comes based on Nissan Qashqai, with plenty of design solutions borrowed from Koleos and Captur. New model came this summer.
2016 Renault Kadjar design
The 2016 Renault Kadjar is an all-new model. It is designed primarily for European market, but we will not be surprised if we see it in some other parts of the world too. This model rides on the Nissan’s CMF platform, that is also used for Qashqai. Compared to Nissan’s product, 2016 Kadjar comes slightly bigger dimensions. When it is about styling, new model doesn’t bring anything unexpected. It comes completely adapted to the company’s new design language. It features the same front fascia as company’s latest models Clio and Captur. There are recognizable grille and headlights, with centrally-positioned brand’s logo. Side and rear parts are also pretty much in the same style as on the mentioned models. However, thanks to larger dimension, bigger proportions and emphasized side elements around the wheels, 2016 Renault Kadjar looks more dynamic and also more aggressive.
When it is about interior, cabin of new model is more conservative compared to Captur’s one, so you won’t see many futuristic details inside. On the other side, materials are on the much higher level of quality. The 2016 Kadjar comes with new Renault R-Link 2 multimedia system, mounted on the 7-inch touchscreen. It features voice recognition, radio, telephone, smartphone apps etc.
2016 Renault Kadjar engines
The 2016 Renault Kadjar is coming in many variants, when it is about engines. There are two petrol and two diesel engines in offer. When it is about petrol engines, there are 1.2 liter and 1.6 liter units. The first one has output of 115 horsepower while other one makes around 150 horses. When it is about diesels, there are two dCi engines. The first one is 1.5 liter that makes 110 horsepower, while other one with displacement of 1.6 liters is good enough for 130 hp. New 2016 Renault Kadjar will be available both in FWD and AWD configurations.
2016 Renault Kadjar price
The 2016 Renault Kadjar will go in a wide range, depending on engine choice, level of equipment and other things. Base model goes around 17.500 while top model could go up to 27.000 euros.