Renault Fluence: Is This The Luxury Card You Need?
Manufactured by a French automaker, Fluence is a family car in the small car segment manufactured by Renault. This car is manufactured for Latin American market at the Santa Isabel Factory, Cordoba, Argentina and the Oyk-Renault plant, Bursa, Turkey. Samsung Motors Factory, Busan, South Korea is used for the manufacture of this car for the market of Australia.
Initially, the model was launched with 2 variants of gasoline engines, one is a 1.6-liter engine with 100hp power and the second one is a 2-liter engine producing 140hp power, for which CVT is optional.
The diesel variant of this car contains a dCi engine of 1.5-liter capacity is fitted with a filter for diesel particulate and is available in different versions producing 85/90/105/110 hp power. There is another variant of the 110hp engine, which contains the DCT (Dual clutch transmission) technology from Renault.
Fluence GT, a sports version offered by the company in Brasil, contains a 2.0-liter engine producing 180hp power. This variant is known as the Renault TCe 180 and comes with a manual 6-speed transmission gearbox.
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Technical Characteristics of Renault Fluence
Technical Characteristics of 2009 Renault Fluence 1.6 16v Automatic produced by Renault (FR).
|Body Type||Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 5 seats|
|Front Track||1541 mm|
|Rear Track||1563 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||60 liters|
|Drive Wheels||Front wheel drive|
|Steering||rack & pinion PAS|
|Fuel Supply System||MPFI|
|Max Power||105HP (78 kW) @ 6000 rpm|
|Max Torque||145Nm @ 4250 rpm|
|CO2 Emissions||180 g/Km|
|Cam Design||DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)|
|Valves per cylinder||4|
|Standard Wheels||6?J x 15 / 6?J x 15|
|Standard Tyres||205/65 R 15 94H / 205/65 R 15 94H|
|Transmission||4 speed automatic|
|Number of gears||4|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||13.9 seconds|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|