The 2021 Renault Koleos is an incredible compact SUV that is now available in the UAE. The vehicle comes fitted with an impressive engine that can deliver commendable performance. The sharp and sculpted exterior design of the vehicle gives it a commanding presence on the road. The interior of the vehicle is laced with all necessary amenities to offer convenience and comfort to car occupants. The SUV is also equipped with advanced driver-assistance technologies and safety features that protect occupants on the road.
With a stylish exterior, sophisticated interior, and progressive technologies, the 2021 Renault Koleos is a standout amongst luxury cars enthusiasts.
Following is a detailed review of the design, performance, safety features, driver-assistance systems, and a lot more of the 2021 Renault Koleos.
Design of the 2021 Renault Koleos
The exterior of the compact SUV has a spectacular muscular design that boasts an athletic appeal. The interior takes the comfort of the occupant into account and provides all essential amenities to make the journey convenient and pleasant.
The illumination system of the 2021 Renault Koleos includes full LED headlamps (low and high beam), C-shape LED daytime running lights, Rear LED lights with bulb turn signal, Elliptic hallogen front headlights, and LED fog lamps with cornering function. The vehicle comes with 18-inch Taika two-tone alloy wheels, 18-inch Argonaute 2-Tone alloy wheels, and 17-inch Esquis alloy wheels depending on the trim level selected.
Other notable features include electric-powered easy trunk access with hand-free function, available panoramic sunroof, manual-folding and defrosting door mirrors, LED turn signal on door mirrors, and alloy roof rails.
The exterior of the compact SUV comes in 8 stunning colors that include Universal White, Ultra Silver, Metallic Grey, Metallic Black, Millesim Red, Mineral Beige, Black Amethyst, and Meissen Blue.
The cabin of the compact SUV is designed to provide generous room for the occupants to enjoy a relaxing journey. The seating configuration includes driver power seat with lumbar adjustment, 2 step reclining and easy folding rear seats, 1/3 – 2/3 folding rear bench seat with rear armrest, and 2 step reclining with manual-folding rear seats
There is a variety of upholstery options that vary with trim level including sand grey leather seats, and light grey fabric upholstery. The driver-centric cockpit includes a leather-wrapped steering wheel.
Other notable features include chrome on lower door protection, ambient lighting on front central storage, ambient lighting on the front and rear door panels, auto-dimming rearview mirror, driver and passenger sun visor with mirror and light, central console with sliding armrest, cooled cupholders, central door locking, remote central lock with foldable key, and rear power windows, one-touch front driver power window.
The 2021 Renault Koleos offers a wide array of in-cabin amenities that make this modern-day SUV technology advanced.
- 8.7-inch touchscreen tablet with Renault R-Link 2 multimedia and navigation system
- Bose sound system
- Instrument panel with ambient lighting
- Rear 12V outlet on central console and trunk
- Smart Card with walk away closing
- Radio 3D Arkamys sound with 8 speakers
- 2 USB ports
- Push to talk Voice recognition
- Bluetooth and voice command
- Smoker accessories
- Automatic 2-zone AC with rear air vents
Performance of the 2021 Renault Koleos
The 2021 Renault Koleos comes fitted with a 2.5-litre in-line 4-cylinder engine that is paired with a CVT transmission. The engine can produce 170 horsepower and 233Nm of torque. The compact SUV offers two types of engine configurations namely 4WD and FWD The vehicle can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 9.5 seconds and have a top speed of 185 km/h with FWD. The vehicle can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 9.8 seconds and have a top speed of 199 km/h with 4WD.
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The 2021 Renault Koleos comes with a variety of safety technologies and driver-assistance technologies for the utmost safety of the occupants. Given below are some of the most prominent technologies available with the 2021 Renault Koleos.
- Blind Spot Warning with Flank Protection Warning
- Cruise control and speed limiter
- Hands-free parking / Easy Park Assist with rearview camera
- Automatic parking brake
- Driver and passenger side airbags
- Front and rear curtain airbags
- Front and rear parking sensors
- Rearview camera
- Anti-lock braking system
- Emergency brake assist
- Tyre pressure monitoring
- ISOFIX in rear side seats
- ESP with Hill Start Assist
Price of the 2021 Renault Koleos
The all-new Renault Koleos is a compact SUV that is now available in the UAE in three trim levels (PE, LE & SE). The vehicle has state-of-the-art safety and driver-assistance technologies that facilitate the occupants. The vehicle comes with premium amenities that add to the convenience of the occupants during the commute. The 2021 Renault Koleos is now available in the UAE with a starting price of AED 75,075 but it can go higher depending on the technologies, customizations, and trim level selected.