Spy Shots: 2015 Renault Scenic testing in China
Published on February 3, 2014 by Joey Wang
Spy Shots of the 2015 Renault Scenic testing in China. The 2015 fourth-generation Renault Scenic will debut on the Paris Auto Show in October. Debut in China is scheduled for the April 2015 Shanghai Auto Show. The Renault Scenic will initially be imported into China, just like the current Scenic, until local production starts in 2016.
The new Renault Scenic will be manufactured in China by the Dongfeng-Renault joint venture that will also make, among others, the Renault Koleos SUV. The fourth-generation Scenic will be based on the new Renault-Nissan CMF modular platform that will also underpin the next generation Nissan Qashqai and Nissan X-Trail, which will both be manufactured in China as well.
The China-made Scenic will be powered by a new 1.6 turbo that is currently under development. There will be no diesels on the Chinese market as diesel-powered passenger cars are forbidden in most cities.
The current third generation Renault Scenic. Price starts at 247.800 yuan and ends at 256.800 yuan. Lone engine is a 2.0 petrol with 137hp, mated to a CVT.