Renault Trafic review

Category: Medium Van

Section: Introduction

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  • Renault Trafic 2021 interior front seats
  • Renault Trafic 2021 load bay
  • Renault Trafic 2021 interior infotainment
  • Renault Trafic 2021 right tracking
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  • Renault Trafic 2021 interior detail
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  • Renault Trafic 2021 rear doors open
  • Renault Trafic 2021 front cornering
  • Renault Trafic 2021 interior driver display
  • Renault Trafic 2021 interior front seats
  • Renault Trafic 2021 load bay
  • Renault Trafic 2021 interior infotainment
  • Renault Trafic 2021 right tracking
  • Renault Trafic 2021 front right static
  • Renault Trafic 2021 front right cornering
  • Renault Trafic 2021 interior detail
  • Renault Trafic 2021 interior detail
  • Renault Trafic 2021 rear doors open
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Introduction

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Evolution has been key to the success of the Renault Trafic. Having replaced the revolutionary Renault Estafette 40 years go, the Trafic has enjoyed three generations of sales superiority in Europe.

True, it doesn’t enjoy quite the same reputation in the UK, where the Ford Transit Custom and VW Transporter regularly outrank it in the sales charts, but it’s still delivered healthy figures. Renault also shares the design with partners, who sell it as the Nissan NV300 and Fiat Talento.

A six-speed manual gearbox is still standard across the range, but there is now the option of a six-speed dual-clutch automatic on the two highest-powered engines.

A range of body types is available, including double-cab crew vans and minibus variants with seating for up to nine. Panel vans come in standard (L1) or long-wheelbase (L2) versions with standard (H1) or high (H2) roofs and a load space of up to 8.6 cubic metres in capacity.

Business, Business+ and Sport remain as the three trim options, but look out for special-edition models that offer up greater amounts of premium equipment for a modest increase in price.

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