New Renault Twingo 2014-2015 year presented at the Geneva Motor Show (Switzerland). French super mini Renault Twingo in the next, the third generation of got a five-door body, an advanced multimedia system R-Link with controllable color touch screen gestures and surprised motorists arrangement of the engine in the rear under the boot floor.
Home sales of the new generation Renault Twingo in Europe scheduled for the summer of 2014, but the Russians will not be available for the new product, at least it will not be available in showrooms official dealers of the French automaker.
The exterior design of the French mini-hatchback Twingo is very similar to the conceptual Renault Twin Z and Renault Twin Run, shown in the past 2013. Only here with the serial production of a new generation of Renault Twingo unlike the concept has a less extravagant appearance with conventional doors opening against the motion, and austere interior decoration. But without a stylish and original designs have left a novelty.
In general, the new Renault Twingo 2014-2015 year to get a neat car with a friendly face. Round eyes the main headlamps are stylized drop a large diamond company logo on a narrow Reno falshradiatornoy lattice, solid bumper with a broad smile lower air intake and miniature fog lights. Separately installed and the original LED daytime running lights (four LEDs in round lanterns that have found their place on the body of the bumper).
When looking for a novelty for European Class A profile reveal perfectly thought-out layout of the French compact hatchback with spaced around the perimeter of the body wheels 185 / 50R16 on alloy wheels 16 size (available as an option, standard tires are installed on the 15th disks), minimal overhangs, hint on the front of the engine compartment (compact compartment cover moved forward by 15 cm and allows access for servicing and refilling process liquids), a flat roof line and large, such as for the baby, doorways. Car easily be mistaken for a three-door car, so carefully and competently designers managed to hide the outer knob under glass rear doors. This form of body provides the maximum possible size of the cabin in compact external dimensions of the machine.
Making stern new generation Twingo is also not devoid of interesting details: sporty-powerful bumper with diffuser, a large tailgate with spoiler, fine marker lamps. Body Renault Twingo 2014-2015 painted only four options enamel color – white, yellow, blue and red. Body new Twingo with a total length of 3590 mm (100 mm shorter than the second generation hatchback), 1640 mm in width, 1550 mm in height and a wheelbase of 2490 mm. Thanks to the rear-engined increased angle of the front wheels, and thanks to a more general compact size hatchback is able to turn on a dime literally (turning circle of 8.65 meters).
Renault Twingo interior of the new austere and simple, but very comfortable and functional, especially for the driver. In the presence of many cup holders, shelves, storage tanks, small things, their total reaches 53 liters. Also, armed with nets and other fasteners for placing luggage.
For the driver and front passenger seats with anatomic integrated headrests, there is enough space in all directions, of course with an eye on the car class. Two of the passengers in the second row less comfortable: flat pillow, vertical backrest, the minimum reserve space for the legs and over his head.
The driver with the steering wheel of small diameter (puffy rim trimmed from the bottom, there is a convenient tides in places proper grip), the dashboard with speedometer and large-screen on-board computer, compact and comfortable at the same time the control unit air conditioning or climate control unit. Depending on the level of equipment in the new Renault Twingo can be set to one of the two packets of multimedia equipment. First start – R & Go (radio, USB port and mount to install a smartphone), the second advanced – a new generation of R-Link (color 7-inch screen, music, phone, navigation).
The manufacturer assures that the internal dimensions of the length of the passenger compartment of the new generation Renault Twingo has increased compared to the previous generation of the compact 130 mm. If desired, can be folded back 50:50 separate rear seats and get a flat cargo area with a length of 1350 mm, and even lowering the backrest of the front passenger, provide transportation of objects up to 2200 mm.
But the size and amount of luggage is not enough, all the fault of rear-linking. The complete passenger cabin trunk is ready to take the whole 219 liters. Loading height from the floor in the trunk of the roadway 800 mm, inside luggage place is small – from the floor to the curtains only 340 mm and 610 mm to the ceiling. Journalists who managed to sit in the cabin of the new Twingo, were annoyed upset quality materials. The impression is that to save on everything: hard plastic and sonorous, which are scratched, uncomfortable armrests on all doors, and almost spartan interior with poor basic equipment.
Renault Twingo Specifications 2014-2015 year involve the use of two petrol three-cylinder engines (equipped with Stop & Start system and correspond to the level of exhaust environmental regulations Euro6), mounted above the rear-wheel drive and manual transmission with a 5-or 6-Tew Tew steps.
- The first motor-aspirated 1.0-liter (70 hp 91 Nm).
- Second turbocharged 0.9-liter (90 hp 135 Nm).