Renault has announced that during the year 2017, the European market launch new SUV model Koleus. In addition, it was announced that by the end of 2017, will begin selling in Europe, and 2018 Renault Alaskan pickup truck models. When this announcement, the leaders of Renault company, did not hide their satisfaction and pride. Obviously, the Renault has high hopes for this pickup model.
Renault Alaskan is available on the market of Latin America since 2016. On that market are such models extremely popular. More specifically, the model is ‘easy’ pickup model, payload of one ton. On this same market, Renault Duster offers Orochi pickup model. This model became the best-selling model in the markets of Colombia and Argentina, in a very short period of time.
The European version of the model is shown at 2017 Geneva Motor Show. The decision the company to enter the market pickup vehicles with two models, makes clear the objectives and plans of the company. Renault Duster Oroch pickup has based SUV platform, has extended cab, four doors, a place for 5 passengers and a large cargo chest. This vehicle concept is well accepted in the market of Latin America.
2018 Renault Alaskan Exterior
The front end is dominated by wide grille. It is surrounded by chrome highlights and character of the vehicle. The dimensions of the vehicle and its harmonious proportions, emphasize strength and intrusive attitude. The front bumper is robust. Together with the bonnet and a molded exterior lines, highlight the overall robustness of the vehicle. If you notice on the road with daytime running lights in the shape of the letter “C”, you’ll know that this is 2018 Renault Alaskan. Daytime running lights are made in LED technology.
Last chest has a hard cover. It is available in two-color edition, which gives a special feature of the appearance of the vehicle. Renault Alaskan adorn the transverse roof rack, on which it is possible to set up additional storage chest or carrier for skis or snowboards. Big wheels are perfectly fit into the protruding wheel arches.
Although the capacity of the vehicle about one ton, reinforced chassis allows an increase in capacity. In addition, towing capacity is 3.5 tons, and the clearance of the vehicle is extremely high. With all this, Renault Alaskan 2018 strong and ingeniously constructed, which ensures superior off-road capabilities. The vehicle uses a permanent four-wheel drive for normal road driving, while the four-wheel drive part ratios for extreme conditions. For driving on paved roads used two-wheel drive.
Interior and Features
Interior is characterized by unique color leather upholstery. Of course, versions with lower levels of equipment, do not possess a leather interior. With a modern and high-quality interior, the vehicle is equipped with a large number of modern driver assistance systems.
Multi-link rear suspension ensures superb driveability, traction and comfort for all passengers. At the same time, does not lose excellent off-road properties. 2018 Renault Alaskan owned and blocking electronic differential to wheel for greater security, blocking the rear differential for better traction in extreme conditions. There are also electronic systems for driving assistance for greater safety and comfort, which include a system to help with hill starts and the system to control the speed downhill.
After this pickup for some time present in the market of Latin America, the company considered that the 2018 Alaskan and will be well received in the market of Europe.