Renault has released additional information about the 2013 Espace. It features revised styling and an upgraded interior.
Renault has released additional information about the 2013 Espace.
Modestly updated, the model features a new front fascia with a revised grille and a larger Renault logo.
Interior changes are limited, but the cabin gains GPS navigation, Bluetooth/AUX/USB connectivity and Teflon-coated upholstery that repels water and oil-based liquids. The model can also be equipped with leather / Alcantara seats, a rearview camera and a rear seat entertainment system with two seven-inch displays.
Under the hood, two different engines are available. The 2.0-liter dCi has outputs of 130 PS (96 kW / 128 hp), 150 PS (110 kW / 148 hp) and 175 PS (129 kW / 173 hp). When connected to a manual transmission, the engine averages 5.7 L/100km (41.3 mpg US / 49.6 mpg UK) with CO2 emissions of 150 g/km. With the automatic gearbox, the figures drop to 6.4 L/100km (36.8 mpg US / 44.1 mpg UK) and 169 g/km.
Likewise, the turbocharged 2.0-liter petrol engine averages 8.5 L/100km (27.7 mpg US / 33.2 mpg UK) with CO2 emissions of 198 g/km.