The new Renault Koleos escapes before time

The new generation of Renault Koleos will debut formally in the framework of the motor show in Beijing which will take place from the beginning of next week, but the first official photo already leaked online.

Renault Koleos 2017Tstill we are not sure if the substitute for the Koleos will still be called so, or if by the contrary is referred to as Maxthon, as suggested by some media. But what we do know is that its first official image has been leaked over the internet.

while at the moment Renault has not confirmed whether it is the renewed SUV, previous photographs taken of prototypes which carried out running tests on open roads, suggest that the picture leaked is real. Furthermore, the format of the optical groups is the same as the video preview released by the French brand this week.

Visually appreciated a front that is clearly inspired by two of the most recent models of Renault, the Talisman And Mégane.

The new Renault Koleos will be based on the same platform used by the Nissan X-Trail, a model with which it should also share the offer mechanics and transmissions. The new Koleos will make his debut in an official manner in the Car show in Beijing that will take place from next week, to start shortly after its commercialization in the chinese market.

Possibly his arrival in the major international markets will not occur before 2017. The new Renault Koleos is to be measured against rivals such as the Honda CR-V, Hyundai Santa Fe, Mazda CX-5 and up in front of the next SUV from Škoda.