Renault UK has confirmed full specifications of new E-TECH versions of its two most popular model line-ups: the Captur Plug-in Hybrid and the Clio Hybrid. The new Captur Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) benefits from a new petrol-electric powertrain, while the Clio Hybrid gets a petrol hybrid setup that is also capable of completing most urban journeys in zero-emissions electric mode.
The all-new Renault Clio is now available to order, with prices starting at £14,295 and customer deliveries from late October. Diesel models start at £17,295. Officially revealed at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, according to Renault, the fifth generation Clio “features the latest technological innovations and iconic style that have marked out its ultra-successful predecessors over the past three decades”.
The new Renault Clio has received the coveted 5-stars rating in the latest Euro NCAP safety tests. Groupe Renault’s best-selling model has been tested according to the new stringent protocol launched in 2018. It is the 22nd Groupe Renault vehicle to receive the maximum rating of five stars.
Renault is presenting the all-new Clio, the fifth generation of this model. To date some fifteen million units of the Clio have been sold since it was launched in 1990 and it has become Groupe Renault’s best-selling model worldwide. Clio represents the French population’s favourite car and has risen to the top of the B segment in Europe since 2013. Clio sales increased each year between 2012 and 2018
Renault is announcing a new line-up for its Clio, Captur and Mégane ranges, with the option of three trim levels – Play, Iconic and GT Line – available on each model. The company says the new line-up symbolises its EasyLife philosophy – simplifying choice and offering improved specification whilst offering a visually appealing vehicle at every price point and reducing prices to offer even better value.
Renault has introduced a new special edition of the Clio model – the Clio Urban Nav Special Edition
Renault has strengthened its Clio line-up with the introduction of a top-of-the-range Signature Nav version. Diesel versions of the new Clio Signature Nav are available to order now from £19,115 on-the-road
Renault has unveiled an updated Clio with a host of styling, equipment, powertrain and quality improvements. The revised model will go on sale in the UK from October.
If you’ve missed out on any of the news this week, now is your chance to catch up – here’s our weekend round-up for the week of Monday 9th to Friday 13th February 2015.