Renault TRIBER, a budget MPV with modular seating launched
Renault, the number one European brand in India, revealed its all new global product, Renault TRIBER. Renault TRIBER is the outcome of a joint project between Renault teams in India and France and is a world-first vehicle specifically designed for the Indian terrain.
Renault TRIBER is an attractively designed, sturdy, compact, roomy & modular, versatile vehicle which also achieves the feat of accommodating one to seven adults in comfort in less-than 4 meters.
Renault TRIBER is the result of a deep dive and complete analysis of customers’ expectations which offers unbeatable flexibility. Renault TRIBER is a real game-changer, its modern, spacious yet compact, ultra-modular, a fuel-efficient vehicle with attractive interiors which boasts many modern and practical features. Renault TRIBER has the largest boot capacity of its category, in five-seater configuration.
The Renault Triber is available with a 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder petrol engine that produces 72PS @ 6250rpm & 96Nm of torque @ 3500rpm. The engine is available with a 5-speed manual transmission as standard with an optional automated manual transmission (AMT). Claimed fuel efficiency figures stand at 20kmpl for the manual and 20.5kmpl for the AMT version.
A vibrant look
Renault TRIBER’s vibrant look is reflected in its sleek and taut lines as well as in its inclined windscreen and rear window and slight roof drop. This is further accentuated by the body-fold which joins the door handles and extends onto the sculpted wing shoulders.
The new front-bumper expresses sturdiness and modernity and suggests a greater capacity to cope with the most difficult roads. Ground clearance of 182 mm reinforces the impression of robustness, as do other features such as the sculpted bonnet, front and rear SUV skid plates, roof bars, and black plastic wheel arch protections and lower protective door panels, giving the vehicle an adventurous look and making it suitable for all types of roads.
A sophisticated front-end
Renault TRIBER boasts a contemporary and sophisticated front-end that includes signature Renault design features such as LED daytime running lights circled in chrome and black headlamp masks. The Renault logo is highlighted on a Triple Edge Chrome front grille which extends to the projector headlamps. The headlamps ensure perfect visibility and gives Renault TRIBER an assertive look.
An assertive rear-end
The two-part rear Eagle beak tail lamps extend onto the outside of the wings and taper to point to the center of the tailgate, making the vehicle seem wider. The SUV skid plates extending up the bumper emphasizes its robustness.
INSIDE RENAULT TRIBER:
Renault TRIBER’s modern interior design presents leading-edge technologies for everyday comfort and ease of use. The passenger compartment layout promotes conviviality and sharing to offer passengers a truly pleasurable on-board experience.
Elegant and high-quality Ambience along with attention to details
Renault TRIBER’s interior brings warmth and personality with two-tone colors, from deep black for the upper part of the dashboard to a beige and white tone for the lower part and door trims, a combination generally associated with elegance and high-quality ambience. Details such as the chrome trim on air vents, air-conditioning dials, the start/stop button, silver accents on the dashboard and the feel of the silver door handle and door armrests covered with pleasant-to-the touch fabric, add to the overall visual appeal of the car.
To ensure passenger comfort, a refrigerated central storage area and cup holders are accessible to everyone between the first and second seats. In addition to the lower glove compartment, which is also refrigerated, there is an upper glove compartment with a capacity of more than 4 liters. Renault TRIBER features the best level of storage compartment of upto 31 liters, more than double of what is usually available on similar-size hatchbacks.
A connected multimedia system
Renault TRIBER’s 20.32 cm (8 inch) multimedia touch screen features the MediaNav Evolution connected multimedia system. With its smartphone replication feature, it is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay and their numerous driving and entertainment apps. The multimedia system also allows videos to be played through USB plug.
Digital instrument cluster
With horizontal lines that make it look wider, the dashboard features a multimedia touch screen for greater comfort. The fully digital LED instrument cluster (a first in this segment) with an 8.9 cm LCD screen framed by three virtual gauges for the tachometer, fuel level, and engine temperature.
Hands-free smart access card
With the convenient hands-free card, doors can be opened and closed and the engine started with a smart start stop button, without making any physical contact with the key. The sensors in the card mean that the doors can be locked and unlocked without having to take the card out of a pocket or bag or pressing a button. The hands-free system includes an auto-lock function when drivers walk away from the vehicle. A real time-saver and great convenience!
Efficient air-conditioning at each row
Renault TRIBER’s rear- and front-seat passengers are equally pampered. It comes with smart packaged twin Air conditioning system ensuring cooling comfort across the rows. The second row customers get dedicated vents on Center pillars and the third row has specific air vents located on the ceiling. Everyone gets the option to adjust the air flow as they wish.
» Life Mode: Inspired from customer usage in 5 seat configuration for majority of the time. Most comfortable 5 seat with slider + recliner + Twin AC with dedicated AC vents
» Tribe Mode: An inspiration to the name of the car, we use the full seating capacity of the car
» Surfing Mode: Accommodate uniquely sized objects (eg: surf board) as part of costumer’s experiences.
» Camping Mode: Seating configured for 2 people with all the space for fun and adventure.
Safety at the best level
Renault TRIBER complies with all the safety requirements and even goes beyond to protect both passengers and pedestrians. Its platform provides it with robustness and a high level of passive safety. Active safety is ensured by 3-point belts in all rows, with those in rows 1 and side seats in row 2 equipped with a retractor. The driver’s belt is also equipped with a pretensioner and load limiter. Renault TRIBER is fitted with 4 airbags: driver, passenger, and front sides.
The Renault Triber has been launched in Nepali market and the price is set at nepali Rs 30 Lakh.
|Renault TRIBER – TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS|
|Width||1739 mm (without door mirrors)|
|Height||1643 mm (without roof rails)|
|Kerb Weight||947 kg|
|Engine Type||1.0-litre 3-cylinder petrol engine|
|Gearbox||5 Speed Manual Transmission|
|5 Speed EASY-R AMT|
|Power||72Ps @ 6250 RPM|
|Torque||96Nm @ 3500 RPM|
|Tyre size||185/65 R15 & 165/80 R14|
|Front suspension||Mcpherson Strut|
|Rear suspension||Torsion Beam|
|Boot volume||84 L (7-seater condition)|
|320 L (6-seater condition)|
|625 L (5-seater condition)|
|Ground Clearance (Unladen)||182 mm|
|Fuel tank volume||40 Litres|