Nairobi, September 26, 2017……… Europe’s number one Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) manufacturer Renault has unveiled the New Megane Sedan in to the Kenyan market. The All New Megane completes Renault’s offering in the C – Segment and strengthens the brand’s position where the compact saloons remain the preferred choice amongst motorists looking for a comfortable and spacious vehicle that reflects their social status.
Courtesy of its dynamic styling and its range of features from the next segment up, the new MEGANE Sedan represents a genuine upmarket shift, which enables the brand’s latest model to position itself as the new benchmark in the compact saloon category. The Mégane sedan is equipped with a 1.6 petrol engine with 115 hp, coupled with a CVT Automatic Gear Box. The cosy interior draws you in with its high-end comfort and its satin-finish chrome inserts and offers unrivaled comfort in cars in its category. Since its entry into Kenya in 2014, Renault has so far invested over 1.8 M USD in the motor business offering incomparable models at affordable prices in the market.
Commenting on the new car Renault Kenya Brand Manager Jonathan Santos said, "the Megane is aimed to uplift the brand perception towards all aspects of the new brand identity with competitive price and unmatched features. We are confident that the Megane will resonate well with discerning Kenyan."
The Megane is packed with various unique features:
Simba Caetano Formula is the Renault official distributor in Kenya. This arising company is born from two well-established corporate groups that joined their efforts to build the best partnership for business when it comes to mobility: Simba Corporation and Salvador Caetano Group.
With the regional expertise in the automotive sector, the strong team of expertise and the strongly built distribution network coming from Simba Corporation along with the long experience in excellent after-sales service as well as the solid know-how in international commerce of Salvador Caetano, Simba Caetano Formula is here to perpetuate Renault’s footprints in Kenya by driving customers to the best solution in every occasion.
Renault Kenya has branches in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu and Kisii and will be expanding further in the future.
Founded in 1948 by the late Mr. Abdul Karim Popat as a modest used-car selling enterprise, the Nairobi-headquartered company has grown into a large integrated multi-sector business services group representing international brands and franchises such as Mitsubishi, FUSO, BMW, Mahindra, Renault, AVIS, SAME tractors and AKSA generators.Simba's hospitality properties include the Olare Mara and Villa Rosa managed by world leading hoteliers, Kempinski,as well as Acacia Premier Kisumu.