Groupe Renault confirms its desire to break the guidelines and end up being the first general vehicle maker to use a global Coupé SUV. The production version of Arkana is an all-new C-segment (4.54 m) model with an innovative, distinctive style. Constructed at the Moscow plant and on sale from this summertime on the Russian market, it will add to the around the world expansion of Groupe Renault as part of its tactical Drive the Future strategy.
Integrating the sophistication of a saloon, the sportiness of a coupé and the toughness of an SUV, the Arkana show-car amazed everybody when it was revealed at the 2018 Moscow Motor Show.
2020 Renault Arkana Design
The external design of the production version of the Arkana Coupé SUV varies only somewhat from the show-car. It retains the sloping roofline, extremely high waistline and large, expressive bumper. The chrome components on the grill and around the windows and C-Shape LED headlights to embody the DNA of Renault design, to highlight its classy appearance.
When it goes on the marketplace in summertime 2019, the All-New Renault Arkana Coupé SUV will be offered in a range of 7 bodywork colors and 3 finish levels. It will be fitted with 17-inch tires.
2020 Renault Arkana Interior
Inside, the Renault Arkana Coupé SUV is everything about space, quality, modernity and convenience, due, amongst other features, to materials that are enjoyable to the touch, a new multimedia system and the MULTI-SENSE settings.
The central console is geared up with an 8-inch touchscreen user interface for the Renault EASY LINK multimedia system, which supports Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Yandex Auto. The chauffeur can personalize a lot of the elements with practical, easy-to-use apps. Renault Arkana likewise has the advantage of MULTI-SENSE technology, which gives the chauffeur a choice of 3 driving modes (Eco, Sport, My sense) and 8-atmosphere colors.
This Coupé SUV is fitted with the perfect devices for winter driving – the steering wheel and chauffeur and front guest’s seats are heated up. The boot has a double lighting system and the folding rear seats suggest that luggage space can quickly be increased from 508 liters to up to 1333 liters.
The Renault engineers have actually likewise decreased vibrations and optimized the passenger compartment soundproofing on this new Coupé SUV. And thanks to a new Bose audio system, the travelers in the Renault Arkana are bathed in a high-quality sound approaching that of a live efficiency.
2020 Renault Arkana Engine
The adaptability and sturdiness of the Renault Arkana Coupé SUV on the road are the fruits of the collaborations of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, and of the Alliance’s collaboration with Daimler. It is fitted with a new TCe 150 petrol engine that makes its very first look on the Russian market. This turbocharged engine provides 150hp and 250Nm of torque, to integrate efficiency and driving pleasure with market-leading efficiency (7 l/100 km in combined cycle).
This engine is combined with an X-Tronic gearbox, to supply versatility and responsive acceleration, and with the smart All-Mode 4×4-i 4-wheel drive system established by the Alliance. This system ensures irreversible control of the vehicle’s road-holding to ensure maximum traction, whatever the conditions.
This Coupé SUV boasts an enhanced chassis and a ground clearance of 208 mm, one of the highest in the category. Integrated with angles of attack and departure of 18 ° and 25 ° respectively, it gives the All-New Renault Arkana true off-road and crossover capabilities.
Finally, Renault Arkana has been put through a range of durability and sturdiness tests, including 300,000 km of routes in extreme driving conditions. This rigor ensures maximum comfort, in the area or on winding roadways, whatever the weather.