French car maker, Renault has posted a teaser image of its new upcoming brand new crossover coupe model, which will be displayed at the upcoming 2018 Moscow Motor Show. The car manufacturing company has also already revealed that this upcoming crossover model will be positioned as a C-segment SUV in the global car market. Thus, in terms of positioning, this new crossover coupe will be in the same segment as that of the Renault Captur.
At the moment, Renault has not revealed much of details about its new upcoming crossover model. The company has only stated that the new model will be a real breakthrough for the SUV market of Russia. This product will be further strengthening leading positioning of Renault Russia in the highly potential and rapidly growing SUV segment. The company further stated that the launch of this global crossover coupe model will be marking the beginning of a new chapter not only in the history of Renault Russia, but also in the history of the whole company.
Renault’s statement added by saying that Russia will be the first country that will be setting up the production as well as mark the beginning of sales of this new Renault global model. The production of this new crossover model will be set up at Renault’s Moscow facility that was chosen as the first industrial site for the production of this new global C-segment SUV model from the house of the French car manufacturer.
Renault will be first showcasing the upcoming new crossover coupe as a concept model at the 2018 Moscow Motor Show. However, the French car maker has also already confirmed that the production ready version of the same crossover model will be launched in the near future in the car market of Russia first, which will be followed by the model’s introduction in the other international markets. The company has also revealed that the new crossover model will getting manufactured at the company's production facility in Russia which also manufactures the Renault Kaptur (Captur is spelled with a ‘K’ in the Russian market) SUV.
Based on the Renault Captur SUV’s platform, the new crossover model is also going to flaunt a very aggressive and stylish exterior design which will be aimed at charming the young, urban buyers. As per the teased image, the new upcoming Renault crossover model will be flaunting a distinctly contemporary design language ditching the conventional SUV or crossover styling. So far, it is speculated that this new Renault crossover will be actually a SUV Coupe with a distinctive coupe design amalgamated with the aggressive SUV stance. It will definitely be premium and can be expected to come with a host of premium features and multiple customization options.
As Renault says that the new crossover model will be a complete breakthrough of a new SUV, we can expect the new model to come braced with some advanced technology, interesting features and some good safety measures to make it a really attractive and worthy new crossover model for the modern global SUV/crossover buyers.