Renault updated the Megane family

Renault updated the Megane family

February 3, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

Not only the hatchback will undergo a planned upgrade, but also a station wagon, “sported” Trophy, as well as a hot hatch.

Renault has completed a massive update to the Megane family. Now fans of the brand get a rechargeable hybrid Megane E-Tech, the new version of R.S. Line (it will replace the GT Line), as well as modernized multimedia and a virtual dashboard with a large display. The restyled Megane differs from its predecessor by the Pure Vision LED headlights, which are already available on cars in the starting configuration. He also relies on new bumpers, modified wings, “retouched” taillights and new wheels.

The list of options available for Megane now includes a more advanced Easy Drive system, which includes useful driver’s assistants – adaptive cruise control, blind spot and driver fatigue control systems, etc.

The engine range of the updated Megane includes gasoline engines of 1 and 1.3 liters. “Junior” produces 120 hp, the return of the “senior” varies from 100 to 160 hp Transmission depends on the motor: 6-speed manual transmission or 7-speed “robot”. A one and a half liter diesel engine with a return of 95 or 115 hp is also available for purchase. and hybrid. The latest power plant includes a 1.6-liter aspirated engine, a pair of electric motors and a 9.8 kWh battery. On one electricity such Megane E-Tech will travel about 50 km.

 In addition, Renault decided to replace the GT Line with the R.S. version. Line “Sporty” Megane will get a bifurcated exhaust, sports seats, pedals with aluminum pads and a spectacular insert in the form of a Formula 1 wing in the bumper. “Charged” R.S. and R.S. Trophy will receive the same package of improvements as ordinary cars. European sales of the updated Megane family are planned for the summer.