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Renault Latitude
Renault
aka Samsung SM5
Production 2010–2015
Class Executive
Body Style 4-door, 5-seat Sedan
Length 192.52 in
Width 72.05 in
Height 58.66 in
Wheelbase wheelbase - type here
Weight Weight - you get the point
Transmission transmission + drive
Engine 3.0 litre Diesel V6
Power N/A hp @ N/A rpm
N/A lb-ft of torque @ N/A rpm
Similar Citroën C5
Citroën DS5
Ford Mondeo
Honda Accord
Mazda6
Opel Insignia
Holden Commodore
Peugeot 508
Toyota Avensis
Volkswagen Passat
Designer Designer (lead designer if it was a team effort)

The Renault Latitude is an executive carproduced by the French automaker Renault, and announced in June 2010 (after-Renault Type KR, Renault Vivasix 4-door sedan, 1929–1934 Renault Vivastella 1935–1939 Renault Vivastella, Renault Frégate, Renault 16, Renault 20/30, Renault 25, Renault Safrane, and Renault Vel Satis), It debuted at the Moscow International Automobile Salon, at the end of August 2010. The Latitude served as the company's flagship vehicle, before it was replaced in 2016 by the Renault Talisman.

Design[]

The Latitude is a four-door saloon based on the Renault–Nissan D platform, and already developed as the third generation (L43) Renault Samsung SM5.[1] The Latitude was facelifted for 2015, with a new rear fascia.[2]

Marketing[]

The Latitude is the successor to the Renault Vel Satis, which went out of production in August 2009.[3] Sales of Renault Latitude began in Asia, Australia and Eastern Europe in the autumn of 2010. In Mexico, it was launched during the first quarter of 2011 as the Renault Safrane.[4]

The European version of the Latitude, with full details of the model's equipment lists and engines ranges, was shown at the 2010 Paris Motor Show, and sales in Western Europe began in the beginning of 2011, but not in the United Kingdom.[5][6]

The Latitude is used as a taxi in Singapore and Macau with those sedans being made by Renault Samsung Motors and badged as Renault vehicles.[7][8]

The vehicle was replaced alongside the Laguna by the Talisman, announced during a 2015 press conference in France.[9]

Engines[]

Petrol
Model Engine Power/rpm Torque/rpm Top speed Economy CO2 Note
2.0 16v 1,997 cc (122 cu in) DOHC I4 140 PS (Template:Convert/kW hp) at 6000 194 N·m (143 lb·ft) at 3750 10.7 sec Template:Convert/mi/h Template:Convert/mpgimp 181 g/km
2.5 24v 2,496 cc (152 cu in) DOHC V6 180 PS (Template:Convert/kW hp) at 6000 235 N·m (173 lb·ft) at 4400 9.3 sec Template:Convert/mi/h Template:Convert/mpgimp 230 g/km
3.5 24v 3,498 cc (213 cu in) DOHC V6 240 PS (Template:Convert/kW hp) at 6000 330 N·m (243 lb·ft) at 4200 6.4 sec Template:Convert/mi/h Template:Convert/mpgimp 250 g/km
Diesel
Model Engine Power/rpm Torque/rpm Top speed Economy CO2 Note
1.5 dCi 1,461 cc (89 cu in) SOHC I4 110 PS (Template:Convert/kW hp) at 4000 240 N·m (177 lb·ft) at 1750 12.4 sec Template:Convert/mi/h Template:Convert/mpgimp 129 g/km
2.0 dCi 1,995 cc (122 cu in) DOHC I4 150 PS (Template:Convert/kW hp) at 4000 340 N·m (251 lb·ft) at 2000 10.3 sec Template:Convert/mi/h Template:Convert/mpgimp 140 g/km eco2
175 PS (Template:Convert/kW hp) at 3750 360 N·m (266 lb·ft) at 2000 9.9 sec Template:Convert/mi/h Template:Convert/mpgimp 170 g/km
3.0 dCi 2,993 cc (183 cu in) DOHC V6 240 PS (Template:Convert/kW hp) at 3750 450 N·m (332 lb·ft) at 1500 7.6 sec Template:Convert/mi/h Template:Convert/mpgimp 188 g/km

References[]

  1. "2011 Renault Latitude revealed". https://www.motor1.com/news/22134/2011-renault-latitude-revealed/. 
  2. Skentzos, George (2010-06-08). "Renault Latitude test mule spied after unveiling at caradvice com au". Caradvice.com.au. http://www.caradvice.com.au/70057/renault-latitude-test-mule-spied-after-unveiling/. 
  3. "Renault Latitude news - Revenge of the Vel Satis - 2010". 8 June 2010. https://www.topgear.com/car-news/renault-latitude-news-revenge-vel-satis-2010. 
  4. "2011 Renault Latitude Unveiled at autoevolution com". Autoevolution.com. 8 June 2010. http://www.autoevolution.com/news/2011-renault-latitude-unveiled-21198.html. 
  5. "2011 Renault Latitude revealed at worldcarfans com". Worldcarfans.com. http://www.worldcarfans.com/110060826695/2011-renault-latitude-revealed. 
  6. "Renault Latitude 'unlikely for UK'". autocar.co.uk. 2010-06-17. http://www.autocar.co.uk/car-news/new-cars/renault-latitude-unlikely-uk. 
  7. "Renault Samsung Exports SM5 Taxis to Singapore". June 19, 2013. Archived from the original on 2019-06-27. https://web.archive.org/web/20190627133043/http://english.hankyung.com/business/2013/06/19/0657221/renault-samsung-exports-sm5-taxis-to-singapore. 
  8. "Brazil, Australia, Macau: Fleet contracts like no other - Renault Group". https://group.renault.com/en/news-on-air/news/brazil-australia-macau-fleet-contracts-like-no-other/. 
  9. https://paultan.org/2015/07/06/renault-talisman-revealed-stylish-new-d-segment-sedan-replaces-both-the-renault-laguna-and-latitude/[bare URL]

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