Encouraged by the success of the Captur, Renault continues its offensive in the crossover segment. The new member of the family is the 2019 Renault Kadjar, the first crossover in the C-segment, which stands out for its athletic exterior design and advanced technique.
The new model will be available in 4×2 and 4×4 versions and will soon be available at many points of sale around the world. In order to become Kadjar best-seller, Renault has been inspired by the second generation of Nissan Qashqai.
2019 Renault Kadjar – Appearance of Exterior and Interior
The characteristic shape of the radiator mask with a large centrally positioned emblem of the brand, the appearance of the headlights and stop lights, the door recesses and the side moldings – all this has already been seen on the Clio and Captur models.
Thanks to larger dimensions, different proportions and accentuated side elements around the wheels, the new crossover is more massive and has more dynamic lines.
Fitted on the same CMF platform as sister Qashqai, Renault Kadjar is slightly larger than Nissan’s crossover – it’s 4,450 mm long, 1,840 mm wide and 1,600 mm high. Already at first glance, we could imagine Kadjar on the street, on the highway, but also in nature, on a light terrain.
The interior is more conservative and the materials used are better. Customers will be offered a new multimedia system with a seven-inch touchscreen that is located below the central ventilation holes. The system is equipped with a voice recognition technology for navigation, radio, telephony or use of applications from a smartphone.
The size of the luggage compartment is 472 liters, and a number of barriers and compartments in the cabin with a total volume of 30 liters should be added. Its interior is above all modern. This Renault Kadjar 2019 is, first of all, well thought-out and functional.
The stop-start system will be a standard part of the equipment in all versions. Buyers will be able to choose between front and all-wheel drive. Models with which the power of the engine is transferred to both shafts will have three driving modes: Auto, Lock and 2WD.
2019 Renault Kadjar – Modification under the Hood
The new 2019 Renault Kadjar is offered with two diesels and one petrol engine. The weaker turbodiesel is 1.5 liters with a maximum 110 hp. This version of the engine can be connected with a six-speed manual or automatic double-clutch transmission. The second version of the engine is a 1.6-liter power engine of 130 hp. So, with this motorization available with all-wheel drive systems.
For those who prefer petrol engines, there is a 1.2-liter maximum power of 130 hp. Also, it develops a maximum torque of 205 Nm. And this engine is standardly coupled to a six-speed manual transmission. All engines are very economical, but powerful enough for the car of this mass.
2019 Renault Kadjar – Expected Date of Arrival, Price and Competition
You can expect the Renault Kadjar 2019 in the second half of 2018. The price of new 2019 Renault Kadjar will be range from $ 20,700 to $ 28,640. The biggest competition for the new 2019 Kadjar will be Hyundai Tucson, Kia Sportage, Volkswagen Tiguan and Nissan Qashqai.