Two new cars are expected to be launched by Renault in 2009. The 2 cars are Renault Sandero which will be priced between 4-5 lakhs and Renault Megane which will have a price tag of 12-14 lakhs.
2009 Renault Sandero will be Renault’s low cost car for India. Renault Sandero is a modern hatchback that is attractive, robust and dynamic. The attractive headlamps in the front and grille, bumper that goes with the design makes it stand out from the crowd. Sandero is going to share much of its architecture from Logan minus boxy type look.
Sandero stands with Maruti Swift in terms of pricing but is much bigger then it. It is 4.02 meters in length and has a storage capacity of 320 litres which is quite like larger compacts. It has the best shoulder and head room in its class which makes it extra comfortable. Front seat shoulder room is 1400mm which rear have 878mm headroom.
The engine for Sandero is going to be 1.5 ltr dci diesel engine similar to that used in Logon. However, 1.2 ltr petrol engines will also be offered in Indian market.
Body Type: Hatchback
Engine: 1461cc turbo diesel
Engine Type: Diesel/Petrol
Front brakes: Disk
Rear brakes: Drum
Gears: 5 Manual