ALL-NEW RENAULT ARKANA in Bristol
The All-New Arkana SUV combines sleek coupé styling with innovative E-Tech hybrid technology. It’s powered by a self-charging hybrid engine that can deliver 80% city driving on electric power. It has an F1-derived clutchless gearbox for a smooth drive and Multi Sense drive modes so you can tune your driving experience. Alternatively, you can have a 1.3 TCe petrol engine with 12V mild hybrid technology. Iconic, S Edition and R.S. Line trim levels are available. R.S. Line models are super-sporty with a bespoke interior. Standard kit in the range includes Traffic Jam Companion with Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go and lane centring assistance, a 360° camera, a 10” digital driver’s display, a 9.3” touchscreen, Android Auto & Apple CarPlay, Easy Park Assist, heated front seats and a heated steering wheel, full LED headlights, wireless charging and a suite of smart driving aids including Blind Spot Warning.
The All-New Arkana blends sleek lines with a sturdy style. Its SUV body and sloping coupé roofline deliver a seriously sporty edge that perfectly compliments the racy cockpit. R.S. Line models have sportier exterior and interior design elements.
You can have a 1.6 self-charging E-Tech hybrid or 1.3 12V micro hybrid engine. With the E-Tech hybrid, dual electric motors work together with the petrol engine when you pull away to fill in power gaps and significantly reduce fuel consumption.
The All-New Arkana has generous interior space and boot space (480 to 513-litres). There are ISOFIX points on both rear outermost seats and access is made simple with keyless entry. There’s a central armrest with storage and an electric parking brake.
Living with it
The E-Tech hybrid returns up to 57.6mpg combined and the micro hybrid up to 48.7mpg. A variety of useful driving aids are available, including Rear Traffic Warning and Lane Keep Assist. Heated front seats and a heated steering wheel are also available.