Nissan Ariya’s French cousin thanks in 2022

The funky Renault Megane eVision concept auto from very last slide is at the moment out screening in creation guise, and Renault on Thursday confirmed the vehicle as the Megane E-Tech Electric powered.

It will go on sale in markets wherever Renault operates starting in 2022, and bring with it a new emblem for the French manufacturer. The teaser shot below exhibits the rear of the motor vehicle and the new logo.

Teaser for Renault Megane E-Tech Electric due in 2022

Teaser for Renault Megane E-Tech Electrical owing in 2022

Teaser for Renault Megane E-Tech Electric due in 2022

Teaser for Renault Megane E-Tech Electric thanks in 2022

A teaser displaying the inside also hints at what is most likely to be a digital sprint, with a electronic screen serving as the instrument cluster and a 2nd screen as the infotainment hub.

The Megane E-Tech Electric is a compact crossover based on the CMF-EV modular system for potential battery-electrical autos from the Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance. We will see the platform debut regionally in the Nissan Ariya tiny crossover because of out afterwards this 12 months as a 2022 model.

Nissan Ariya prototype first look - Los Angeles, November 2020

Nissan Ariya prototype to start with search – Los Angeles, November 2020

The Megane E-Tech Electrical can most effective be described as a tallish hatch, similar to the recently disclosed Hyundai Ioniq 5 and Chevrolet Bolt EUV. The taller top is owing to a raised ground holding the battery, which in the original Megane eVision strategy is a 60-kilowatt-hour device. Be expecting anything related for the creation variation.

Wanting all over again at the specs of the concept, anticipate a solitary electric powered motor at the front axle generating roughly 217 hp and 221 lb-ft of torque.

Renault Megane eVision concept

Renault Megane eVision principle

The length of the automobile should really be about 165 inches, making it related in size to the present Megane hatchback. The car or truck isn’t a substitution for the current Megane, having said that. Intead it kinds element of an extended Megane family.

The Megane E-Tech Electric powered isn’t really the only EV that we know is in the is effective at Renault. The French automaker is also establishing a subcompact hatch previewed by the 5 Prototype unveiled in January and billed as the religious successor to the classic R5 (identified as the LeCar in the U.S.).