Spy Shots: facelifted Renault Koleos testing in China
Published on April 3, 2013 by W.E. Ning
The very first spy shots of the facelifted Renault Koleos SUV testing in China, it will be launched in the second half of this year. The facelift includes a new grille, a new bumper and some smaller changes at the back.
The current Renault Koleos is made in South Korea and imported into China. Price however is competitive thanks to a tax-treaty between China and South Korea, meaning that South Korean exporters don’t need to pay the full 20-25% import tax on cars. Price for the Renault Koleos in China starts at 231.800 yuan and ends at 298.800 yuan. The current Koleos is only available with a 171hp 2.5 liter four-cylinder. The facelifted Koleos will also be available with a new 137hp 2.0, which will bring down the price of the cheapest Koleos to around 210.000 yuan.