The 2016 Renault Stepway, now on sale in Mexico
The second generation of Stepway is already on sale in Mexico. Lands with a much more attractive aesthetics, improved equipment and a gasoline engine. It is manufactured in the plant Sofasa in Colombia.
C I omercializado in Europe under the name Sandero Stepway in Mexico variant camper aspect dissociates again polyvalent to achieve its own identity . Maintains plastic moldings around the contour of the body, a suspension on-high, Pans and roof rails, which is necessary to achieve a greater visual impact.
As in the previous generation , the Stepway notable for its spacious cabin can accommodate five occupants without too hasty . Regarding the trunk, part of correct 320 liters capacity which can be expanded by folding the rear seat backrests.
Renault Mexico offers two trim levels: Expression and Dynamique . The first comes standard ABS, EBD, dual front airbags , ISOFIX, power steering, air conditioning, fog lights , electric front windows, remote central locking, tinted glass, sound system, USB port, bluetooth , trip computer and multifunction steering wheel.
The termination Dynamique adds to the above automatic climate control , rear electric windows, system MediaNav navigation , electric mirrors, rear parking sensors , belts height-adjustable rear headrests (3), “eco” function, leather upholstery and reading lights passenger wheel.
With regard to mechanical, both versions rely on the Block 1.6 MPI 105 hp which develops a maximum torque of 148 Nm. Combined for the moment only a box of five-speed manual transmission although already announced that over the next year will join an automatic alternative.
Stepway The recommended prices in Mexico are:
- Expression 1.6 MPI 105 hp 196,900 pesos ($ 11,592)
- Dynamique 1.6 MPI 105 hp 211,600 pesos ($ 12,460)
The most important rival to this model is the Volkswagen CrossFox , although do not rule Renault to become an alternative to conventional subcompacts like the Honda Fit, SEAT Ibiza, Mazda2, VW Gol and Suzuki Swift among others.
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