Written on: 05/01/2006 by jrcann (1 review written)
The Renault Scenic 1.6 16V Sport Alize was a really great car that did all the things we needed it to right up until the point when I started to drive 90 miles a day commuting. After that it started to get very expensive.
Within about 15 months the head gasket went, a piece of one of the timing belt pulleys broke off and dropped into the pully below resulting in the head having to be rebuilt with a complete set of valves, the water-pump was replaced and it needed new discs all round.
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Written on: 05/04/2005 by ttktom
The Renault Scenic 1.6 16V Sport Alize People Carrier is a very good Nippy Car for it's size and Weight. It can lack top end speed past 100 MPH and it stops at 110 mph, it takes a bit to get to 115 MPH which is its claimed top speed. 124 MPh was seen on the German AutoBahn. This is a very Practical car, it has lots of cubby holes all around the car and can easly sit 5 adults with comfort. all around a very good car.
1592 cc 16v
110 BHP @ 5,750 RPM
109 LBft torque @ 4,000 RPM
0-60 MPH 10.8... (read more)
Written on: 11/04/2004 by Scenic Drive (1 review written)
I bought an imported Renault Scenic 1.6 16V Sport Alize in August 2001, overall this was a great car that performed well and never let me down once over the 53,000 miles I covered.
Fuel economy was good, up to 43mpg on a steady motorway run according to the fuel computer.
Renault really seemed to have combined the best possible in terms of family pracitcality & driver comfort in the Sport Alize.
The water ingress issue on my Scenic was minimal to be fair, but I have read horror stories... (read more)
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