New Renault Clio B-segment (sub-compact) car bookings open in France for a price of €13,700 onward

Renault Clio was unveiled on July 3, 2012 and the company has declared that they have started taking in orders for the vehicle which is priced at €13,700. Renault Clio is a five door hatchback seen with exceptional interior and exterior features. Engine details include a three cylinder turbocharged 0.9 liter TCe 90 gas engine with 90 hp and 100 lb/ft torque. Other engine options include a 1.2 liter TCe with 120 gas and 120 hp with the 1.5 liter dCi 90 diesel engine offers 90 hp and 162 lb/ft torque. Both the later are mated to a six speed dual clutch transmission.

Among the outstanding exterior features are the LED daytime running lights, reversing camera and R-Sound effect. Keyless entry, hill start assist and a host of infotainment equipment is seen in its interiors. Plug&Music connectivity and Renault Bass Reflex System offer exceptional sound reproduction. Renault Clio is offered in a total of 8 versions, seven of which are fitted with in-dash navigation and seven inch touch screen display.

Renault Clio fourth generation is wider, longer and lower as compared to its predecessors. A giant sized logo is seen at the front of the car. As a special benefit to customers Renault is offering a special payment scheme in association with DIAC wherein customers will have payment facility through Renault New Deal Finance with payments over five year period or 50,000 kms. Under this scheme customers will be able to avail of new Clio under deposit and condition free term lease from €199 per month.

News release: Renault opens order books for New Clio

Following the model’s unveiling on July 3, 2012, order books are now open in France for New Renault Clio, with prices starting from €13,700. New Renault Clio stands out through a number of hallmark features:

Sensuous, emotional styling based on Renault’s new design identity, plus a wide range of exterior and interior personalisation options.

An unprecedented catalogue of features for the segment:

Entirely keyless car,

Hill start assist,

A range of radios all equipped with Bluetooth® and Plug&Music connectivity, plus availability of the patented Renault Bass Reflex system for optimal bass sound reproduction,

LED daytime running lights,

Seven of the eight versions come with in-dash navigation and a seven-inch (18cm) touch screen display,

Reversing camera and R-Sound Effect app (with Renault R-Link).

Affordable innovations:
Renault R-Link… an in-dash tablet connected to both the vehicle’s own systems and the internet. Provides the link between the motoring and connected worlds.

Six-speed EDC dual clutch automatic transmission (available in the first half of 2013) for petrol and diesel engines.

Genuine driving enjoyment thanks to a choice of engines with leading low fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. The list notably includes:

The new three-cylinder Energy TCe 90 petrol engine (4.3 litres/100km and 99g of CO2/km[a]),

The new Energy dCi 90 engine, the most fuel-efficient diesel powerplant in its class (3.2 litres/100km and 83g of CO2/km [a]).

For the model’s launch, Renault has decided to offer an extended Contrat Losange warranty extension (five years/100,000km) to all private motorists who order their vehicle through the French sales network.

At the same time, Renault and DIAC will offer an exceptional, uncomplicated Renault New Deal finance plan for New Renault Clio with payment over five years/50,000km.

This plan will enable customers to acquire New Renault Clio under a deposit- and condition-free long-term lease plan from €199/month.

Customers will be able to take a closer look at New Renault Clio at a dedicated mini website (via www.renault.fr). It will also be possible to test drive the new model during the French dealership network’s special promotional operation on October 11-15, 2012.