Renault Triber MUV, a spacious and ultra modular vehicle was officially revealed today. It is designed for India and other emerging markets. Renaut says it is designed on an entirely new ultra-modular platform which is modern and a value for money model. No timeline for the launch was declared.
Renault Triber MPV is a sub 4m compact vehicle which can carry one to seven people and features the largest boot capacity of its category in five-seater configuration.
“India is a key market for Groupe Renault. We are still young to India, yet our ambitions are high in line with our “Drive the Future” strategic plan: we aim at doubling our sales by 2022. For that reason, we are bringing Renault TRIBER, another breakthrough concept, targeted for Indian’s core market. Renault TRIBER was conceived, developed and produced in India, for Indian customers first, before we take it to the world. It is a real game-changer,” said Thierry Bolloré, CEO of Groupe Renault, at the unveiling of the RENAULT TRIBER.
With this innovative concept, Groupe Renault expands its local range already made up of Kwid, Duster and Captur. With no direct competitors, Triber is a real game-changer in comparison with other standard B-segment vehicles. Renault’s response to the key expectations of Indian customers is a modern, spacious yet compact, ultra-modular and fuel-efficient vehicle that the whole family can travel in. Attractively designed, sturdy, compact, roomy and modular, Renault Triber MPV is a versatile product which also achieves the feat of accommodating one to seven adults in comfort in less-than 4 metres of length.
The exterior design of Renault Triber MPV is unique, modern and attractive, combining dynamism and sturdiness in its less-than-four-meter length while offering best level roominess. At the front it features LED DRL, smoked headlamps, the new front-bumper expresses sturdiness and modernity. Projector headlamps ensure perfect visibility and gives Renault TRIBER an assertive look.
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.
Renault Triber MPV interiors are finished in two-tone colours, from deep black for the upper part of the dashboard to a beige and white tone for the lower part and door trims. There is 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.
It gets a MediaNav Evolution connected multimedia system with 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.
Renault Triber MPV gets a first in this segment fully digital LED instrument cluster with an 8.9 cm LCD screen framed by three virtual gauges for the tachometer, fuel level, and engine temperature.
A smart access card key is also available including access buttons on the door with a key less push button start/stop. For comfort of passengers in second and third row vents have been provided. Second row vents on Centre pillars and the third row has specific air vents located on the ceiling.
RENAULT TRIBER MPV ULTRA MODULAR SEATING
Renault TRIBER offers best-in-class roominess and provides comfort to all passengers regardless of where they sit in the car. It provides the best-in-class front seat couple distance (710 mm), the best second-row leg room (up to 200 mm) and the best third-row leg-room (91 mm).
Renault TRIBER offers sliding, reclinable, foldable and tumble second-row seats along with the large door opening angles (74° on rear doors) which provide the best level ingress and egress of its segment. The industry first EasyFix seats allows for easy handling and removal of third-row independent seats. Renault TRIBER offers a total of more than 100 different seat-configurations.
RENAULT TRIBER MPV BOOT
It gets a best-in-class boot capacity (625 liters) in the five-seater configuration. Boot capacity remains 320 liters in six-seater configuration and 84 liters in the seven-seater configuration. Renault TRIBER also comes with functional roof rails with a load carrying capacity of 50 kg.
RENAULT TRIBER MPV ENIGNE
1.0-liter 3-cylinder petrol energy engine generating 72Ps with 96Nm torque. It can be paired with five-speed manual transmission or five speed EASY-R AMT. It is equipped with modern technology like a dual VVT system, the engine delivers optimum response at all revs. Torque is available from low revs which ensures optimum acceleration, ideal for driving conditions in India.
RENAULT TRIBER MPV SAFETY
Renault TRIBER is fitted with 4 airbags: driver, passenger, and front sides. Also gets 3-point belts in all rows, with those in rows 1 and side seats in row 2 equipped with a retractor.
Laurens van den Acker, Executive Vice-President, Corporate Design, Groupe Renault, shared, “Our goal with TRIBER was to design a car that would transform according to the many needs and the many lives of our customers. Whether they are parents, lovers, a friends’ group, a family pack, whatever their tribe, whatever their lifestyle, Renault TRIBER should adapt. TRIBER is true to the Indian values of conviviality and sharing, which are the same in Renault. It offers an attractive, robust and compact design and is re-inventing space for all. We are very proud of our latest breakthrough, which turned a length challenge into a miracle within 4 meters!”