Posted on: Jan 21, 2013 | 3,638 reads

Spied: New Renault SUV

Following the reveal of the Captur, French automaker is hard at work preparing a new SUV.
What appears at first glance to be a test mule for the next-gen Renault Scenic is in fact a brand-new SUV project. The French carmaker recently revealed the Captur, a compact crossover based on the Clio, and its latest mid-size SUV is based on the next-gen Nissan Qashqai. The Scenic body of this particular prototype is simply a ruse to keep us off the scent. Evidence that this is a new SUV in the making is the bigger wheels and higher riding height. Renault has also added some weight to the roof and front fenders to stimulate increased weight distribution.
Spied: New Renault SUV
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A concept of the as-yet-unnamed SUV is expected at September's Frankfurt Motor Show, with a production car slated for a year later in Paris. In the meantime watch this space for my spy shots as Renault continues testing its latest project.
Spied: New Renault SUV
Spied: New Renault SUV
Spied: New Renault SUV
Spied: New Renault SUV
Spied: New Renault SUV



by Adam Lynton
Spied: New Renault SUV
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