Published on August 19th, 2016 | by Subhash Nair0
Renault Fluence Formula Edition Now Available From TC Euro Cars
Sedan car buyers looking to stand out from the crowd now have the option of owning a special Renault Fluence Formula Edition, made available through TC Euro Cars (TCEC), the sole franchise holder of Renault cars in Malaysia.
Featuring enhanced aesthetics to the exterior as well as interior, the limited edition Renault Fluence is offered in conjunction with Renault’s return to Formula One™ this year as a full works team and in the lead-up to the 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix.
Special treatment of the exterior include a five-piece body kit, customised blue and red coloured decals, a muffler cutter and two-toned black alloy wheels instead of the two-toned silver on the standard version.
Meanwhile, the interior of the special Renault Fluence Formula Edition features exclusive gloss black trims as well as leather seats in rich maroon instead of black.
Under the hood, the Renault Fluence Formula Edition is also powered by a 2.0L petrol engine that is mated to a CVT X-Tronic automatic gearbox, which delivers maximum power of 143 PS at 6,000 rpm and peak torque of 195Nm at 3,750 rpm.
Key specs for the Renault Fluence include:
- Renault R-LINK multimedia system and a 7-inch touch screen display with in-built navigation
- USB connectivity and hands-free Bluetooth kit with music playback
- Hands-free entry and engine start, with automatic ‘walk away’ door locking
- Automatic climate control with rear air vents
- ESP (Electronic Stability Program) with ASR (traction control)
- Six airbags (front, side and curtain)
- ISOFIX child seat anchors on the rear side seats
- Cruise control with speed limiter
- Height adjustable 3-point front seatbelts with pretensioners
- Automatic door locking which operates at 10km/h and above
- Boot space of 530 litres – one of the biggest in its class – which can be expanded with foldable rear seats that split 60:40.
The Renault Fluence Formula Edition is priced at RM126,688 (on-the-road inclusive of GST, without insurance, for Peninsular Malaysia and private registration). Two colour options are available – Black Metallic or White Pearl.
The Renault Fluence Formula Edition also comes with a five-year full manufacturer’s warranty with unlimited mileage. This warranty is fully backed by Renault and not undertaken by any other insurance companies, which means terms and conditions as well as parts covered are consistent from the first year of ownership to the end of the warranty period.
Customers will also enjoy more cost savings and a hassle-free experience through Renault’s unrivalled ‘5inFluence’ package. In addition to the five-year full manufacturer’s warranty, the ‘5inFluence’ offer also includes:
- Free maintenance for five years or up to 100,000km, whichever comes first
- One-year genuine parts warranty
- Complimentary pick-up service for every scheduled servicing
- A 48-hour Mobility Solution which provides a courtesy car when a customer’s Fluence