What kind of car is a Renault Scenic?
The Renault Scénic is a compact multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) produced by French automaker Renault, the first to be labelled as such in Europe. It is based on the chassis of the Mégane small family car. It became the 1997 European Car of the Year on its launch in November 1996.
Is Renault Scenic a good car?
Verdict. While it is an eight-year-old design, the original Renault Scenic is still worth investigating, although the better equipped and safer facelifted models are the top buys. All benefit from low running costs, thanks to economical engines and cheap servicing, while it’s a pretty good car to drive, too.
Is the Renault Scenic still made?
Renault has removed the Grand Scenic MPV from its UK portfolio, following the five-seat Scenic’s departure last year. Both models remain on sale in other European markets, with the French brand’s UK range realigned to “better meet the needs of customers”.
Is Renault Scenic SUV?
The latest Renault Scenic combines family friendly features and practicality with a bold new SUV inspired look. The Scenic upholds Renault’s reputation for producing practical and desirable MPVs. It rivals the Citroen C4 SpaceTourer for style, while its interior is fractionally ahead for quality and upmarket appeal.
What replaced Renault Scenic?
The most obvious alternative to the Renault Scenic is the Volkswagen Golf SV. While it doesn’t look as stylish, it’s far nicer to drive and more spacious, and also benefits from a higher-quality interior. The Citroen C4 Picasso is also worth a look.
Is Renault or Citroen better?
Citroen came an impressive thirteenth with 115 problems per 100 vehicles. They are both higher than Renault, but not by a huge amount. Both Renault and Peugeot are more reliable than Citroen, but all of them are pretty dependable cars.
What is the difference between Renault Scenic and Grand Scenic?
Unsurprisingly, the Grand Scenic is longer, wider, taller and has a greater ground clearance than the five-seat-only standard Scenic, while both the front and rear overhangs are slightly longer, too. Actual styling changes for the Grand Scenic over the standard Scenic are minimal.
Do Renault Scenic rear seats fold flat?
The Renault Scenic isn’t as versatile as most other people carriers of its size, however, because the second-row seats don’t fold flat into the floor; you have to remove them entirely if you want the maximum load capacity, and they’re heavy and awkward to lift out.