Renault Fluence E2 is the luxury sedan which combines the class, luxury and performance in car which could driven both in city and highway enjoyably.
The front looks fresh with its long sporty headlamps, swept-up bonnet and short front radiator grille. The streamlined clear lens headlamps are height adjustable with front bumper having the fog lamp housing and wide rectangular air dams. The Renault badge is embedded just above the front grille on the swept-up bonnet. The aesthetic design and dynamics are well planned with the front glass shield wipers being tucked just behind the upper edge of the bonnet for aerodynamics, for cutting wind noise at high speeds and for less clutter-free looks.
The design lines all over the Fluence E2 are simple and distinctive. The door handles get silver finish and aspherical ORVM''s(electronically adjustable) with turn signal & temperature sensor. The Renault Fluence E2 also comes with 5 year or one lakh kilometres anti-rust warranty. The stylish 10 spoke 16inch alloy wheels make the driving more stable besides adding style factor.
The rear has the crystal clear lens wrap-around tail lamps which is split across tail gate and rear side with rear fog lamps. The tail gate is also able to grab attention with some design details and the exhaust gets the chrome finish.
Some figures to look at are - width is 1813mm, height is 1488mm, length is 4618mm and ground clearance is 168mm.
Renault puts the cabin ambiance pleasing with its styles and ergonomics. Fluence E2 has the soft-touch dashboard with controls and features being placed meticulously. The central console has the integrated music system(central display) with MP3/CD, Radio & USB-AUX ports and Bluetooth Connectivity. The steering wheel is telescopic-tilt steering wheel having audio controls and phone controls. The AC system is semi-automatic having front & rear(foot) vents. Other features include - push button star/stop, Smartcard access entry, Remote lighting, Follow-me lights.
The windows are electronically operable with anti-pinch feature. The storing space in glove-box gets lighting and armrests for both row occupants with cup-holders. The seats get premium fabric upholstery with driver seat is height adjustable. The cabin can accommodate 5 occupants with all seats having comfortable under-thigh and back-support.
Engine and Performance
The Renault Fluence E2 diesel comes with 1.5Litre direct injection diesel engine. It has a displacement of 1461cc, with DOHC valve mechanism having 4 In-Line Cylinders and having 2 valves per Cylinder. It produces max power of 110Ps/81Kw at 4000rpm and generates a max torque of 240Nm at 1850rpm. This diesel engine is capable of good mileage of 20.1kmpl. It is mated to 6-Speed Manual Transmission gearbox.
The Renault Fluence E2 comes with comfortable ride suspension with front being McPherson Strut type with Coil Springs, double acting Shock Absorber & stabilizer bar and the rear having the Trailing arm with Coil Springs & double acting Shock Absorber.
Braking and Safety
Fluence E2 comes with ventilated disc brakes in the front and the rear has disc brakes. It also has some safety features like - Anti-Lock Braking System, Electronic Brake-Force Distribution, Brake Assists, Electronic Stability Program, Engine Immobilizer, Child Lock, Remote Central Locking, Airbags for Driver & Co-Driver, Anti-slip regulation, Seat-belts with pre-tensioners & Force Limiter, etc.