Renault has announced the pricing and specification of the new generation Captur for the UK market, where it’s already available to order, with customer delivers set to commence next March.
Three trim levels are on offer, with the entry-level Captur Play getting standard LED headlights, 17-inch wheels, cruise control with speed limiter, climate control, 7-inch infotainment system with smartphone integration and Bluetooth, 4.2-inch driver information display, hands-free entry and a few other gizmos, from £17,595 ($23,219/€20,824).
Priced at £19,095 ($25,198/€22,599), the Captur Iconic adds different-styled 17-inch wheels, rear parking sensors, LED front fog lamps, two-tone paint, roof bars, dark tinted windows and sat-nav.
The Captur S Edition will cost you at least £20,595 ($27,177/€24,374) and adds a larger 9.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system with sat-nav, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and a 7-inch instrument cluster display. Ambient lighting, a reversing camera, front parking sensors, dusk-sensing headlights (auto wipers are available from the base grade), leather-wrapped steering wheel and black and light grey synthetic leather upholstery with dark grey stitching are also standard.
Five engine options, including three petrol and two diesels, are available from launch, with a PHEV to join the family next year. The TCe 100 3-cylinder develops 100 PS (99 hp / 74 kW) and 160 Nm (118 lb-ft) of torque and is paired to a 5-speed manual transmission. The TCe 130 is shared with the new Clio, Megane and Kadjar, makes 130 PS (128 hp / 96 kW) and 240 Nm (177 lb-ft) of torque, and is available with a either a 6-speed manual or 7-speed DCT. The TCe 155 comes paired exclusively with the auto ‘box and churns out 155 PS (153 hp / 114 kW) and 270 Nm (199 lb-ft) of torque.
The 1.5-liter dCi diesel is offered in two outputs, making 95 PS (94 hp / 70 kW) and 240 Nm (177 lb-ft), and 115 PS (113 hp / 85 kW) and 260 Nm (192 lb-ft), respectively. The former comes with a 6-speed manual gearbox, while the latter can be optionally paired to the 7-speed DCT.
As for the PHEV that’s set to complete the lineup from 2020, it will be known as the Captur E-Tech. It combines a new 1.6-liter petrol engine with an electric motor and a 9.8 kWh battery that gives it an electric range of up to 45 km (28 miles) at speeds of up to 134 km/h (83 mph).