Renault to launch Fluence by 2011, Koleos by 2012-13

Renault India would launch its first sedan Fluence in India by 2011.

“We will introduce the first sedan Influence by 2011… and a SUV Koleos by 2012-13,” Renault India Country General Manager and Managing Director Marc Nassif told.

Renault Fluence will be made in India at Oragadam facility in Chennai. Renault has tied-up with Nissan for setting up the manufacturing unit at a joint-investment of Rs. 4,500 crore.

Renault had showcased both the Fluence sedan and Koleos SUV at 2010 Delhi Auto Expo in January. Renault India will start its operations independently after splitting up with Mahindra in 2011 with the launch of Fluence.

Renault will also launch a small car based on the Micra platform.