UPDATE: Sorry, but all photos had to be removed at the request of the original. Spy shots of the new Renault, you can see HERE.
The French company Renault has recently launched a road tests of the new generation Modus, a forerunner of which was shown at the International Geneva Motor Show in March as a conceptual model of the R-Space.
Currently in Germany is running-the so-called “mule” – a car in the back of the current version, under which are components and assemblies for future innovations. From the production machine test prototype differs extended wheel arches, indicating that the body model the next generation will hear a little bit wide. Exterior design Renault Modus New largely repeat the style of exhibition vehicle R-Space.
Talking about the line of propulsion future competitor Skoda Roomster, Opel Meriva, Toyota Verso S and the Citroen C3 Picasso is premature. However, experts do not rule out that the new Renault Modus gets 3-cylinder petrol unit volume of 0.9 liters, which was first demonstrated by the example of the show-car R-Space. Compact and lightweight power unit develops 110 bhp and 160 Nm of torque. Renault R-Space with this unit is 100 kilometers consumes 3.7 liters of fuel and produces 95 g / km of carbon dioxide.
Renault Modus current generation, available since 2004, is a range of engines consisting of three petrol units and 1.5-liter diesel engine, available in three capacities (69, 87 and 107 hp).