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2010-11-05 10:01

EASY DIESEL: The Renault Koleos range has a new flagship.

Renault has added a fourth model to it Koleos range in the form of an automatic diesel 4x4.

Renault South Africa’s Koleos SUV range is now four-strong with the addition of the 2.0 dCi Dynamique Premium auto 4x4 model.

The tongue-twister matches the automaker’s four-cylinder turbodiesel to a traffic-friendly six-speed automatic gearbox.

The two-litre engine produces 110kW at 4000rpm and has a torque peak of 320Nm at 2000. It's said to consume an average of 7.9 litres/100km on the combined cycle and has a CO2 emissions rating of 197g/km.

Being a top-spec Dynamique Premium model, the list of standard equipment is extensive and this Koleos comes packed with cruise control, satnav, an Arkamys 3D audio system and a hands-free keycard.

The Koleos also holds a five-star Euro NCAP safety rating.

All Koleos models sold in South Africa come with a five-year or 150 000km warranty and a five-year or 100 000km service plan.

Prices for the updated Koleos range

Koleos 2.5 Dynamique 4x2 – R314 900          
Koleos 2.5 Dynamique Premium CVT 4x4 – R399 900         
Koleos 2.0 dCi Dynamique Premium 4x4 – R419 900      
Koleos 2.0 dCi Dynamique Premium a/t 4x4 – R439 900

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