Renault Clio Details
Renault Clio Updates
21-Oct-2011:The Renault Clio buoyed by its success all over the world is now looking to set foot in India. Renault Executive VP Philippe Klein said “In January 2012 we will launch a hatchback in B to B+ segment and it is specifically designed for the Indian customers by our Mumbai centre”.
Renault Clio India: Renault Clio will be the new small car on the eve of the most awaited Indian Grand Prix. The company plans to put the car on the roads by the early stages of 2012. The car is expected to be a family hatchback and the first look can be expected ahead of the opening race on October 30th. Renault Clio, like the 4CV and the Renault 5 before it, has been a stand out car model since its inception from the 1990 world over. In line with its advertising slogan, ‘The Small Car with Big Car Attributes’, the car has been a success with each upcoming variant and has been setting new benchmarks in the B segment. In a span of two decades the Renault Clio has over 10 million car owners in more than 100 countries. This success and fame has been due to a combo of styling, comfort, versatility, safety and the over all package.
Renault Clio Engine: The Renault Clio engines and its gear transmission systems are optimized to deliver the best performance and are environment friendly as well.The car has 1.2 litre, 16 valve engine and is also capable of running on alternative fuels like the E85 bioethanol compatible version and liquefied petroleum gas. The dCi engines emit less than 120g of CO2/km (e.g. the dCi 85: 117g of CO2/km). The TCe 100 also has the distinction of the lowest CO2 emissions of any 100hp petrol engine. All the variants of the Renault Clio powered by the 1.2 16V 75, TCe and dCi 70/85/105 engines strictly comply with all the three conditions required to meet the Renault eco² signature.
Renault Clio Exterior: The Renault Clio is best in class in terms of the cabin space index. The rear shoulder room of the car measures up to 1,362mm in the case of three-door versions and 1,343mm for the five door variant and the estate versions. The spaciousness is further enhanced by the generous headroom which is 866mm at the rear. The rear occupants also benefit from knee room of 162mm. In fact the Renault Clio comfortably sits passengers who are more than 1.88m tall.
Renault Clio Interior: The Renault Clio, for a small car has a big design principle that is not only comfortable but also top notch in quality. The dashboard is finished with a soft-touch feel and the instruments are crystal clear with an in built screen of the Carminat TomTom® gps systems placed at the top of the centre console. The Renault Clio makes you feel at home right from the beginning. The interior trims have also not been spared and is completely renewed with an elegant ambience based on the equipment level.
Renault Clio Ride and Handling: The practical controls are as usual very easy to use inclusive of the short steering wheel mounted stalks. The drive control switch and the speed lock are now at the centre console partnering the parking brake. The driver can also check the on or off status of the drive control or the speed lock system.
Renault Clio Safety Features: The Renault Clio has also achieved a lot of firsts in the field of safety. It is the first car in its class to earn a four-star EuroNCAP crash-test rating, in 2000. Then, in 2005, it went on to become the first to achieve five-star status. Last but not least, its exacting build quality has made it one of the most dependable cars in its segment.
Renault Clio Awards: The Renault Clio is the only car model to date to have claimed the Car of the Year award on two separate occasions. In 1991 the Renault Clio bagged the award shortly after the launch of Clio I. Then the second time in 2006, with Clio III.Last but not the least the car in the space of 20 years as earlier mentioned, it has won over 10 million customers in more than 100 countries, which is more valuable than the awards that galore it.
Renault Clio Models
Renault Clio Gordini RS: Renault Clio Gordini is for the contemporary Gordini fans. The Renault Clio Gordini R.S. is for the ever loyal fashion fans that are looking for an exclusive vehicle with an unmistakable French touch. The Renault Gordini has all the gizmos that Renault Sport Technologies developed for the Clio R.S. and carries forward the proud racing culture of the Great Gordini. The race machine also has a black diamond effect 17 inch aluminum alloy wheels that add the finishing touch to this one of a kind fashion marvel.
Renault Clio Grand Tour: Renault Clio Grand Tour has its inspiration from the Renault Mégane. The car measures 4,228mm in length and is one of most sleek estate cars in the market, while its dynamic stance is heightened by its steeply-raked rear screen.The car has lengthy back which opens a world of space of up to 439dm3 of boot space, a figure which extends to 1,277dm3 (VDA) and not to forget that the rear seats are completely foldable. Meanwhile, the new Renault Clio Grand Tour also has a removable boot floor which gives you the option of maximum luggage space or a flat floor space making it a car for all purposes.
Renault Clio Gordini: The Renault Clio Gordini is a rip of the existing GT version and is for people who are looking for a combo of style and a good driving experience, but yet want to stay rooted with a decent looking car. The car has a 1.6 litre and 128hp petrol engine (K4M), and the 105hp diesel (K9K) with three and five door options.
Renault Clio Sport: The Renault Clio Sport has a 2.0, 16V engine. The car delivers a specific power output of more than 100hp per litre, which makes it a high standard performer in the small car hatch back segment. With a good low rev, the car peaks at 203hp and 7,100rpm.
Renault Clio Campus: Renault Clio Campus is surely a head turner with its 3.81m length and its turning circle of 10.3m, the Clio Campus is nippy and versatile suiting both the fun and frivolous. The next gen Renault System for Restraint and Protection ensures that your teenager is under maximum safety. The car’s further safety is bolstered by the adaptive driver and passenger airbags, seatbelts with pretentioners and load limiters. The back seat occupies up to three partners making it a complete get away spot with your friends. The fog lamps provide a perfect foil for any weather conditions.
Renault Clio Ex-showroom Price: The upcoming Renault Clio Ex-showroom price is expected to be close to Rs. 6, 00,000. The price may vary as for the transportation and taxes for other states in India.
Renault Clio Competitors: Renault Clio India will be specially designed as per the Indian auto consumer needs and will lock horns with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Swift, Volkswagen Polo, Toyota Etios Liva, Nissan Micra, Chevrolet Beat and Honda Brio.
Compare Renault Clio with Other Models
Renault Clio vs Maruti Swift: Maruti Swift is cheaper than the Renault Clio although the Renault Clio is faster by 30 km with a top speed of 188 kmph. Maruti Swift has already showed its class in the Indian market, whereas the Renault Company is still waiting to establish its brand. Compare Renault Clio and Maruti Swift on technical basis, features, specifications, price and technical data.
Renault Clio vs Volkswagen Polo: Renault Clio is more powerful than the Volkswagen Polo by 25 bhp and also bigger than the Polo both in the exterior and interior space. Compare Renault Clio and Volkswagen Polo on technical basis, features, specifications, price and technical data.
Renault Clio vs Toyota Etios Liva: Toyota Etios Liva is quiet cheap when compared to the Renault Clio but is less powerful when compared to the Renault Clio by 20 bhp. The Toyota Etios Liva is taller while the Renault Clio is wider in dimension. Compare Renault Clio and Toyota Etios Liva on technical basis, features, specifications, price and technical data.
Renault Clio vs Nissan Micra: The Renault Clio is a B+ segment car compared to the B segment Nissan Micra. The Nissan Micra is also available in the diesel version compared to the Renault Clio. They are almost same in size except for the height of the Nissan Micra being taller. However the Renault Clio has foldable seats at the rear which gives a whopping 1,028 litres of boot space. Compare Renault Clio and Nissan Micra on technical basis, features, specifications, price and technical data.
Renault Clio vs Chevrolet Beat: The Chevrolet Beat is wider compared to the Renault Clio in dimensions. The Renault Clio is more powerful with 100 bhp compared to the 82 bhp of the Chevrolet Beat. The Chevrolet Beat also comes in diesel engine as well which is a huge advantage. Compare Renault Clio and Chevrolet Beat on technical basis, features, specifications, price and technical data.
Renault Clio vs Honda Brio: The Honda Brio is the cheaper compared to the Renault Clio. The Honda engine is the best in business and also comes in diesel variants as well. The Renault Clio is one of the safest cars in the segment compared to any other small car. Compare Renault Clio and Honda Brio on technical basis, features, specifications, price and technical data.
Renault Clio Dealers in India
Renault Clio Dealers in Bangalore
RENAULT Palace Orchards - Bangalore
New No. 210/2, Upper Palace Orchards,
Bellary Road, Sadashivanagar, P.O. Box 560 080, Bangalore
Tel: 087222 30333
RENAULT Whitefield- Bangalore
No. 90, Chelekere Village, Agara Panchayath,
K R Puram Hobli, Kalyan Nagar, P.O. Box 560 043, Bangalore
Tel: 087222 30333
Renault Clio Dealers in Delhi
RENAULT Moti Nagar - Delhi
B-40, Plot No - 70, Najafragh Road, New Delhi
Tel: 088606 06068
RENAULT Rama Road
Tel: 088606 06068
Renault Clio Dealers in Chennai
RENAULT Mount Road - Chennai
738, Anna Salai, P.O. Box 600 006, Chennai
Tel: 098404 55179
RENAULT Mount Road - Chennai
623, Model High School Road, Anna Salai
P.O. Box 600 006, Chennai
Tel: 098404 55179
Renault Clio Dealers in Mumbai
RENAULT Andheri - Mumbai
DUROLITE HOUSE, CTS 647/648,
NEW LINK ROAD, ANDHERI - WEST.
P.O. Box 400 053, MUMBAI
Tel: 096644 90000
RENAULT Chandivali - Mumbai
SEHCO SILK MILL, 26, CHANDIVALLI VILLAGE ROAD,
OFF SAKI VIHAR ROAD, NEXT TO KAMANI OIL MILLS, ANDHERI - WEST,
P.O. Box 400 072, MUMBAI
Tel: 096644 90000
Renault Clio Dealers in Hyderabad
RENAULT Secunderabad - Hyderabad
No.6-1-346/1 & 2, New Bhoiguda, Padmaraonagar
P.O. Box 500 025, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Tel: 097038 53334
RENAULT Vijayawada - Hyderabad
D. No. 48-10-12, Ramachandra Nagar,
, Opp. Dr. NTR Health University
P.O. Box 520 008, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
Tel: 096669 36999
RENAULT Vizag - Hyderabad
D-39, INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, OPP. COCO COLA COMPANY, NH-5
P.O. Box 530 016, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Tel: 094931 00005 ROYAL MOTORS
STAR INDIA AGENCIE
Plot No 234, NH 6,Rupnarayanpur, Kharagpur – 721301
03222- 291571, 9434010847 (M), firstname.lastname@example.org,
RUDRA AUTOMART PVT. LTD.
VIll : Banki Danga, Nh:2, Po Kalipahari, Burdwan Dist Asansol – 713340
0341-6464649, 6466566, 9434162925, 9434312415 (M), email@example.com,
DEHRADUN PREMIER MOTORS
Haridwar Bypass Road,Ajabpur Kalan Dehradun – 248001
0135 - 2620057, 9997340314 (M), firstname.lastname@example.org,
RAJ INDIA AUTO PVT LTD
S M Plot No-109/1 & 109/2,Mauzakoirajpur, Harauan,Infront Of Pragya Hospital, Pargana Athgawan, Tehsil Pindra Varanasi – 221001
0542 - 2624096/94/95, 99452 21605 (M), email@example.com,
149,Indra commersial complex, Transport nagar Korbr – 495677
KHOKAN MOTOR WORKS
Church Road, Dist. Darjeeling Siliguri - 734401
0353-6452359, 9832060339, 9233401059 (M), firstname.lastname@example.org,
S. N. MOTORS
Narayanpur(Opp. Jubille pump), NH 34, Malda – 732101
03512-263034, 9434040301 (M), sanjay242@hotmailcom, email@example.com,
SHREE AUTOMOBILE PVT LTD
128, Raja Basanta Roy Road Kolkata – 700026
033 - 2525 0166, 4322/4321
55, Chowringhee Court Rd Kolkata – 700071
033-22821404 /5 / 6, 9831170671 (M), firstname.lastname@example.org / Mohan55@vsnl.net
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