Renault has unveiled the all-new Megane 4-door sedan, which is said to be replacing the Fluence sedan in the emerging markets, including India. After the reveal of new Megane in 2015 and new Megane Estate in March 2016, the all new Megane sedan is the latest model in the family. Renault Megane will be produced at the Bursa plant in Turkey and sold in more than 20 countries around the world.
Being based on the CMF C/D architecture, the Megane sedan comes with top-level rear-seat spaciousness. The new model’s three-box body also benefits from a capacious trunk with easier access thanks to the hands-free Easy Trunk Access system. Other features include a 7-inch color TFT digital counter, an 8.7-inch I-surface multimedia tablet, R-LINK 2, MULTI-SENSE, a color head-up display, and Easy Park Assist. As for safety, the sedan carries advanced features like Advanced Emergency Braking System and Lane Departure Warning. The sedan also boasts of a first-in-segment broad panoramic glass roof.
Mechanically, the all-new Megane sedan would be introduced in both petrol and diesel fuel trims. The petrol variants would be offered with two engines: SCe 115 and TCe 130. The former would be available with a 5-speed manual gearbox or a continuously variable transmission (CVT), while the latter would get a 7-speed dual-clutch EDC automatic gearbox or a 6-speed manual gearbox. Coming to the diesel variants, they would be on offer with three powertrains: dCi 90, dCi 110, the dCi 130. The dCi 90 and dCi 130 would be available with a 6-speed manual gearbox only, while the dCi 110 would be available with a 6-speed manual gearbox or the EDC6 dual-clutch automatic gearbox.