Prices and specs confirmed for Renault Arkana hybrid SUV
26 May 2021
Author: Simon Harris
Price and specification details for the new Renault Arkana have been confirmed, with orders open from today (26 May).
The model supplements the Captur and Kadjar in the Renault SUV range and comes with a E-Tech 145 full hybrid or TCe 140 'micro hybrid' powertrains.
The former commands a £1,000 price premium over the latter, but offers a more favourable BIK tax position with CO2 emissions ranging from 111-112g/km compared with 131-133g/km for the TCe 140.
The TCe 140 has a 1.3-litre turbocharged petrol engine with a dual-clutch automatic transmission, while the E-Tech 145 has a similar set-up to the Clio E-Tech, using a 1.6-lite petrol engine with a CVT auto.
Available in Iconic, S Edition and RS Line equipment grades, the Arkana features Easy Link touchscreen display with Android Auto and Apple Carplay capability, diamond-cut alloy wheels and full LED lighting technology as standard.
Tinted windows, chrome trim on the wing badging, 3D rear LED lighting and 17in diamond-cut 'Bahamas' alloy wheels feature on entry-level Iconic models, plus body-colour door handles with chrome and black lower door protection, 7in Easy Link touchscreen, cloth seats and synthetic leather-covered steering wheel.
S Edition models come with 18in 'Pasadena' alloy wheels with a diamond-cut finish, rear privacy glass and slate grey satin front and rear skid plates 9.3in portrait-oriented touchscreen and part-leather seat trim.
Range-topping RS Line specification has unique front bumpers featuring full-width Formula One-inspired aerodynamic front blade and honeycomb grille, dark gun metal front and rear skid plates, RS Line wing trim, gloss black door mirrors and window trim, and body-coloured door handles with lower door protection finished in black and gun metal, while seats have a leather and suede effect as well as red stitching.
Renault Arkana full pricing (OTR)
Iconic TCe 140 £25,300
Iconic E-Tech 145 £26,300
S Edition TCe 140 £27,600
S Edition E-Tech 140 £28,600
RS Line TCe 140 £29,900
RS Line E-Tech 145 £30,900