One of the biggest expectations among the crossovers nowadays is, without a doubt, the arrival of 2021 Renault Captur. According to the latest news, the famous French carmaker will redesign the upcoming model to be more competitive, and it will use the new modular platform CMF-B.
So, with the release of the new Captur, we can expect most of the changes in mechanical and aesthetic parts. Renault Captur will keep the same shape, and it will look even more attractive. The first model is initially presented at the Geneva Motor Show in late 2013, and since then, it has been sold all over the international market.
2021 Renault Captur Offers Remarkable Design
The exterior look from the latest report will be more aggressive and sporty. 2021 Renault Captur will ride on the new modular platform CMF-B that will make it larger. Dimensionally, the upcoming model is 166.5 inches long, 70.8 inches wide and 62.2 high and has a ground clearance of 6.85 inches.
As we compare it to the current model, the new one is around 0.66 inches longer and 1.9 inches wider. CMF-B platform can handle hybrid mechanics, so we can expect a hybrid model shortly. Most of the changes outside will include the bolder bumpers and attractive larger LED headlights that will separate it from its predecessor.
Inside, the upcoming crossover 2021 Renault Captur will be more upscale, and the manufacturer will use a lot of quality materials. Like before, the Captur is a two-row crossover that provides enough rooms for five occupants. Other valuable elements are directly imported from the Kadjar model.
The fantastic floating center console is available only in versions with automatic transmission. Also, the new digital control panel of 10.2 inches is a highlight of this model as the large vertical central screen that can be up to 9.3 inches. More standard features are present, including the new Google Search, Android Auto or Apple Car Play connectivity system and even a browser with real-time traffic information.
2021 Renault Captur Powertrain
The new 2021 Renault Captur will undergo a series of significant aesthetic changes. According to the latest news, it will ride on the new platform. Thanks to that, there will be two engine options. The base model will be robust, and it comes with a 1.6-liter engine that generates around 115 horsepower. This engine will be available with six-speed manual transmission.
The optional powertrain is more powerful. This engine consists of a 2.0-liter engine that can make almost 140 horsepower. Unlike the first engine, this one will use a six-speed automatic transmission. EPA fuel rating is still in testing. However, we can assume that this small crossover will significantly provide better fuel economy than before.
Price and Release Date of Renault Captur 2021
There will be a small readjustment compared to the previous model. Moreover, the price of the newest 2021 Renault Captur will depend on the chosen packages. The model Renault Captur Zen 1.6 flex 16V with a manual transmission will starts at $20.600. while Renault Captur Intense 2.0 flex 16V that comes with an automatic gearbox cost $23.200. The prices are slightly above direct competitors.
As for the release date, the 2021 Renault Capture will arrive in the US and Europe this year.