Renault, a leading multinational vehicle manufacturer, has entered the ‘B segment’ car category with the launch of the new Renault Symbol, a status-enhancing yet affordable family sedan.
The new vehicle’s modern design and equipment package, combined with its roominess and low fuel consumption marks the new Renault Symbol the ideal sedan for families looking for value for money along with status and style, said a company statement.
The new Renault Symbol sedan is scheduled to be launched this April in the GCC, it added.
Hakim Boutehra, managing director at Renault Middle East, said: “New Renault Symbol will deliver a level of equipment normally associated with vehicles from the next segment up.”
“It is the ideal vehicle for all who wish to own a stylish yet economic car,” he added.
The new Renault will be offered at competitive prices with a 3 years/ 100,000 km manufacturer warranty. It is fitted with an automatic gearbox and a 1.6L 16V engine; placing it among the highest size of engines available on the B Sedan segment. The compact sedan offers as well spacious interior with seating for five adults, a 510 Litres bootspace, and the possibility to increase it up to 1,257 litres with the rear bench seat folded.
The new Renault Symbol also offers plenty of safety features. It is equipped with front driver and passenger airbags, driver seatbelt unlock alarm, ISOFIX attachments for child seats, three points rear seatbelts with three rear headrests in addition to a central locking system and a speed sensitive door lock. It also boasts as standard front fog lights, daytime running lights, and most importantly an antilock braking systems (ABS).
The vehicle will also be available in various colours to satisfy all customer preferences and desires. It comes with the new Radio Arkamys 3D Sound CD / MP3 / USB and Bluetooth, steering wheel controls, a cruise control and speed limiter. It is also furnished with an automatic air-conditioning system that was tested to meet the challenges of the region’s harsh climate conditions, it added.