The sub-four meter 7 seater Renault Triber 2019 will be the budget MUV from the manufacturer. Recently, images have also surfaced online of the made-in-India Renault Triber from the GIIAS 2019 in Indonesia, where the car has been seen with black alloy wheels. Also the car was recently spotted in a mall in Chandigarh before its official launch. The car will be made in India and will be exported there as a CBU unit. While the black alloy will or will not be offered is a question that remains, we have stumbled online across the leaked accessories list for the 2019 Renault Triber. Check it out below.
Renault Triber 2019 Launch Date
In the second half of 2019, this is when the new sub-four meter 7 seater MUV is expected. The car is unveiled today. The launch of this vehicle is supposed to be on 28nd August. Renault is looking at enhancing its sales network and getting unique products too. With this new product, Renault will be looking at capturing the private taxi market. A good option for city dwellers too. It will enhance the ability to carry more people in a vehicle with a footprint of a hatchback. The booking on this car has started for Rs 11,000. This can be done at any Renault showroom. The manufacturing of the car has already started in the Chennai plant. This is done to keep the waiting period in control.
|Renault Triber||Launching on 28nd August|
Renault Triber 2019 Top speed
The Renault Triber 2019 might give you the notion that a 1-liter engine is underpowered for a 7 seater car. But in reply to that, the Renault Triber is can do up to 120kmph. This video was taken while the car was spotted on the NH48 highway.
Renault Triber 2019 Engine
The sub-four meter 7 seater Triber will get the 3 cylinder 1.0-liter engine of the Kwid. It will make a lot more power in the 7 seater car. Along with that, it will get a 5-speed manual and AMT too. Both Petrol and diesel options will be offered in the Renault Triber 2019. The 1.5-liter diesel engine could be a second engine option for a diesel variant. Therefore it will be interesting to see if Renault offers that. The company is looking at adding a lot more options to the transmission. There will be a five-speed manual and AMT as well. The petrol should churn about 90bhp of power and the diesel about 85bhp. These will be offered on the Renault Triber. Right from the start itself the automatic version of the Triber will be available.
Renault Triber 2019 Design
Renault Kwud is where the MPV boundingly picks up its styling cues. When it comes to its proportions, Renault will also look at the Lodgy for some inspiration in space management. This car will sit below the Lodgy in the companies’ line-up. When it comes to proportions it will be interesting to see how the car will look. The overall sub-four meters 7 seater be smaller than the Ertiga. There is also be the generous use of body cladding. The exterior has a tougher look than its rivals. The car is also going to mostly have a fascia that resembles the Captur in many ways. Color options could have the existing colors that are offered with the Kwid.
They will want a car like this to get back in the MUV game. The Renault Lodgy is not performing to the levels of which the automaker would like to see it perform. With the Triber, Renault will have some ground rules, objectives and goals in mind.
Will you wait for the Triber? What features will it pack? Watch the video to know details about the design.
Renault Triber 2019 Specifications
|Renault Triber technical specifications|
|Engine||3 cyls, naturally aspirated|
|Power||72hp at 6250rpm|
|Torque||96hp at 3500rpm|
|Gearbox||5-speed manual/5-speed AMT|
|Suspension||McPherson struts/Torsion beam|
|Boot space||84 litres (7-seat)/320 litres (6-seat)/625 litres (5-seat)|
|Fuel tank||40 litres|
Renault is looking at adding this new MPV into the Indian car market by mid-2019. It has plans to get more vehicles on the CMF-A platform. After the Kwid this will be the first product for the French company on this platform. The Renault Triber 2019 will sit below the Duster in the Renault line-up.
Renault Triber 2019 Accessories List
Below is the leaked list of accessory packs that Renault will offer on the upcoming Triber.
- Side body cladding
- Fender cladding
- Rear bumper cladding
- Illuminated scuff plates
- Mood lights
- ORVM-mounted turn indicators
- 3D floor mats
- Front parking sensors
- There is no mention of what comes in the package but it will probably get everything that is important for the product.
- A chrome strip on the tailgate
- Chrome accents around the tail lamps
- A Chrome kit for the window bezels
- Chrome Bezel for the gear knob
- Roof ramp chrome
- Chrome door handles
- Front grille with chrome line
- Chrome accents around the headlamps
- Chrome ORVMs
The engine options on the sub-four meter 7 seater are going to include a 1.0-liter and 1.5-liter petrol and diesel engine respectively. The local units of French automaker Renault India plans to export its sub-4 meter multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) Triber to the markets where it exports Kwid, a top company official told reporters here recently. “After meeting the Indian demand, we are planning to export Triber to the markets where we are exporting Kwid currently.” said a company official. Currently, Kwid is exported to Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Mauritius and South Africa. The launch of the Renault Triber has caused an increase in sales of Renault and along with this, it has created a place for the company in the market.
Do you think this will be an exciting package? Can this car take on the Honda BR-V? Scroll to find out below. We will have to wait and find out. All those who are waiting for the price scroll down to get the latest update.
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Renault Triber 2019 Price in India
The sub-four meter 7 seater Renault Triber will be priced at about Rs 5.5 lakh (ex-showroom) and Rs 7.5 lakh (ex-showroom). This will not have a direct competitor. This is the exact kind of segment Renault will be looking at capturing. This will be possible as the CMF-A platform has been localized and this will help to reduce the cost and make it better value for money. Instead of getting an all-new compact SUV, Renault is looking at exploring the compact MUV with MPV practicality and hatchback-like usability. Renault is making the Triber especially for India and the car will be locally manufactured and exported.
|Renault Triber||Price (ex-showroom)|
|Petrol||Rs 5.5 lakhs onwards|
|Diesel||Rs 7.5 lakhs onwards|
Renault Triber 2019 Colours
The Triber will be available in five color options
- Ice Cool White
- Moonlight Silver
- Electric Blue
- Fiery Red
- All new orange paint scheme
Renault Triber 2019 Dimensions
As far as dimensions are concerned, the sub-four meter 7 seater Renault Triber will have a length of 3990mm, a width of 1739mm, a height of 1,643mm (without roof rails) and a wheelbase of 2636mm. The car comes with a ground clearance of 182mm (unladen), while the vehicle’s kerb weight is 947kg. The modified CMF-A+ platform has been designed to offer best-in-segment roominess and flexibility. It gets a shoulder room of 1356mm in the first row and 1330mm in the second row. The last row of seats will have a shoulder room of 1216mm in the third row.
Another interesting link to this car is that Datsun has the Cross which will be coming in a sub-four meter 7-seater avatar too. The camo used in the covering of this car in most spy shots is also interesting as it has got a very outdoorsy and adventure vibe to it. Renault wants to project the car as an adventure-oriented vehicle. The Triber is going to get a premium and an upmarket interior too. The car will be given a lot more features than the competition. The Renault Triber 2019 will also be priced very strategically.
While the launch details and other specifications are going to vary as we come close to the unveiling of this sub four meter 7 seater MUV, here are 5 points that are the most important details of the upcoming Triber that are confirmed –
- This will be based on the Kwid platform which means the CMF-A platform will see some modifications.
- The has been specially been built for India in India. It will have a modular design.
- The car is touted to the 1.0-liter petrol engine with a higher performance tune and could also get the 1.5-liter diesel engine. Both engines will be introduced with manual gearboxes. The petrol engine could spot an AMT.
- In terms of safety, we will see the car come with ABS, EBD, ESP and 2 airbags as standard. Renault could add more safety features like four disc brakes and other stuff as standard.
- The car will get features like, keyless push-start-stop, different driving modes, sunroof, cruise control, LED Headlamps and taillamps and more.
Renault Triber 2019 Modes
Renault Triber offers modes for various seating configurations in the car. This is the unique feature of this sub-4-meter car which can seat 7 passengers.There are 4 configurations and each of it is explained in detail in our video and it is mentioned ahead.
7-Seater Tribe mode
This is the mode wherein all seats are open and the car can seat 7 passengers. This mode allows carrying the maximum number of passengers. It will be good for carpooling and can be used if the car is used as a share cab. The disadvantage here is the lack of boot space. Therefore this mode is good for intercity travel and small commutes.
5-Seater Life mode
The 5 seater life mode is when the last row of seats of the car are folded to create boot space. The last row of seats can be completely removed too. This increases the boot capacity considerably. The use of this mode can be seen in where 5 people can go for a trip comfortably with small luggage. A small one-day picnic is where this mode can be made use of.
4-Seater Surf mode
The 4 seater surf mode, as the name suggests the mode allows u to carry a long surfboard on your trips. This done by folding one seat in the second row, the car can now accommodate a full-size surfboard or a cycle.
2-Seater Camp mode
The camp mode is when only the front 2 seats are for seating and the rest all seats are folded to create a huge boot space. This additional boot space can be used to keep a lot of luggage and go for long trips or camping.
Renault Triber 2019 5 things to know
The current trend of many cars which have a sloping roofline is not seen in this car. Therefore it makes the car spacious and roomy in the third row too. Along with this, there is a lot of headroom which reduces the claustrophobia that gets introduced in the third row of seats.
New 1.0-liter heart
Renault has decided to debut a new engine with the Triber in India. The 1.0-litre Energy Dual VVT is a 3-cylinder petrol engine which produces 72PS of power and 96Nm of peak torque. These figures are 4PS and 5Nm higher than the Kwid’s 1.0-litre unit. Gearbox options include a 5-speed manual and an Easy-R AMT. Renault claims a fuel efficiency figure of 20kmpl for the manual and 20.5kmpl for the AMT.
Removable third row
Renault Triber 2019 has the arrangement of the third row of seats in a unique manner. Therefore they can be smartly changed to suit one’s needs. In fact, this last row of seats can be completely removed as well to make space for more luggage. The company has suggested 4 modes of seating.
- Life mode
- Tribe mode
- Surf mode
- Camp mode
Renault has made good use of the space inside by intelligently designing the dashboard. There are two glove-boxes, out of which, one gets a cooling function as well. This adds to the premium touch of the Triber. Along with this, it is always nice to have a car that has a lot of storage space.
Individuals AC vents for all three rows
AC vents in every row is a great option and will give the car an edge by putting it in a premium range.
Renault Triber 2019 Platform
Designed on the CMF-A+ platform, the Triber will be just around four meters in length. Renault has been highly successful with the Kwid and the CMF-A platform. The company already has 1.25 lakh bookings for the Kwid, despite its limited dealership network. The CMF-A+ is a modified platform that can house bigger size vehicles and larger engines thereby helping the Renault to retain a high level of localization.
Renault Triber 2019 Features
The Renault Triber 2019 will have a lot of features in the offering. This will be the first proper seven-seater MPV that will be under 4 meters. At the moment, there is no other vehicle in this segment. The current and the next Ertiga will be more than 4 meters in length and the Datsun Go+ is 5+2 seater. Renault is looking at applying the Lodgy space concept on its all-new MPV.
- 7-inch Touchscreen system
- Navigation system
- Reverse camera
- Steering mounted controls
- 15-inch tires
- AC vents for second and third rows
- Climate control
- Second-row reclining seats
- Third-row flat-folding
- Cruise Control
- Parking sensors
Sub four-meter 7 seater Renault Triber 2019 Safety
The Renault Triber will be ABS plus EBD, 2 airbags as standard, seatbelt warning, highspeed warning and will also get a reverse parking camera plus sensors as standards.
Renault Triber 2019 Colors
- Electric Blue
- Fiery Red
- Moonlight Silver
- Planet Grey
- Ice Cool White
- Outback Bronze
These colors are also available with the Kwid and some of these colors most of them are available with the Renault Captur and the Duster. Above all, these color options will also be available on the Renault Triber. The sub-four meter 7 seater Renault Triber could also be the second car to get the climber treatment like the Kwid.
Renault Triber 2019 Video
Renault Triber 2019 Interior
The interior of the Renault Triber is compact. The noticeable thing in the second row are the seats. For instance, the recline angle of the seats is good. The sees are not that good but the side support is good. The rear gets AC vents on the side and this saves space in the center. The instrument cluster of this car is a mix of digital and analog. In other words, the instrument cluster will be attractive and easy to understand.
Renault Triber 2019 Exterior
The exterior of the Renault Triber seems inspired by the typical Renault fashion. Along with that, the grill seems similar to the KWID. this resemblance will be very intimidating when u see the car in your rearview mirror. This car is a 7 seater, and the looks of the car are very compact. The 2019 Triber gets roof rails which seems functional and can carry a load of 50 Kgs. Therefore there can be some use of it in the future.
Renault Triber 2019 Image Gallery
Renault Triber 2019 Competition
This Renault Triber will be in direct competition with the Datsun Go+. Maruti might not be planning on launching the Seven seaters WagonR but a launch of such a vehicle might make Maruti rethink. The Triber 2019 will be an expansion of the Renault line-up that will make the buyer pool more diverse.