Renault Scenic vs Rivals - specifications

 Renault Scenic DynamiqueSeat Altea 2.0 TDi 170 SportCitroen C4 Picasso 1.6 HDi VTR+Peugeot 3008 1.6 Exclusive
On the road price/total as tested£17,695/xxx£18,540/xxxxx£18,795/xxxxx£19,195/£20,870
Residual value (after 3yrs/30,000)34.0%/£6,01638.0%/£7,04534.2%/£6,427TBC
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£1,401/£2,335N/A£1,422/£2,370£3,018/£5,030
Insurance group/quote16/£37811/£4817/£4268/TBC
Road tax band/costE/£120F/£125F/£125I/£170
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£185/£185/£185* £166/£220/£166£215/£215/£335TBC
Length/wheelbase4,344/2,702mm4,282/2,578mm4,470/2,728mm4,365/2,613mm
Height/width1,637/1,845mm1,576/1,768mm1,680/1,830mm1,639/1,837mm
Engine4cyl/1,461cc4cyl/1,968cc4cyl/1,560cc4cyl turbo/1,598cc
Peak power 106/4,000 bhp/rpm168/4,200 bhp/rpm110/4,000 bhp/rpm150/5,800 bhp/rpm
Peak torque 240/1,750 Nm/rpm350/1,750 Nm/rpm240/1,750 Nm/rpm244/1,400 Nm/rpm
Transmission 6-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd5-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel60 litres/sp saver55 litres/sp saver60 litres/foam60 litres/foam
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 437/1,837 litres409/1,320 litres500/1,734 litres512/1,604 litres
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight1,420/515/1,300kg1,320/510/1,400kg1,489/561/1,300kg1,459/N/A/1,150kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.1m/0.32Cd10.9m/0.32Cd11.3 metres/N/A12.1 metres/0.30Cd
Basic warranty/recovery3y (60k)/2y Renault3yrs (60k)/2y SEAT3y (60k)/3y Citroen3yrs (60k)/1yr AA
Service intervals/UK dealers18,000 miles/33010,000 miles/12812,500 miles/21012,500 miles/300
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.33rd (09)/30th (08)21st (09)/24th (08)28th (09)/25th (08)35th (09)/28th (08)
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./pointsN/A5/4/3/945/3/2/85N/A
0-60/30-70mph13.6/13.7 secs9.9/8.5 secs12.3/13.3 secs10.3/9.8 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 4.9/7.3 secs3.3/6.3 secs4.6/8.3 secs4.4/6.5 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th 9.5/13.0 secs7.2/10.5 secs10.9 secs/N/A 9.1/11.1 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 112mph/2,150rpm125mph/2,000rpm112mph/2,500rpm125mph/2,500rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 55.2/38.1/9.6m49.6/37.1/8.9m50.4/37.6/8.8m53.6/38.3/9.4m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph58/47/64/68dB62/46/66/69dB59/44/62/69dB55/36/59/66dB
Auto Express economy/range40.3mpg/532 milesN/A39.7mpg/524 miles18.6mpg/245 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 49.6/62.8/57.6mpg38.7/61.4/50.4mpg40.9/60.1/51.4 mpgTBC
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket188/134g/km/18%N/A/146gkm/20%191/145g/km/20%351/176g/km/23%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSix/yes/£300Six/yes/£430Seven/yes/£370^Six/yes/yes
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise ctrlNo/yes/yesNo/yes/yes£500/yes/yesNo/yes/yes
Climate ctrl/leather/heated seats£400/£900/£300Yes/£630/£300Yes/£1,685**£275/£1,000/TBC
Met paint/xenon lights/keyless go£395/£650/yes£370/£730/no£390/£755/no£400/yes/no
Sat-nav/CD changer£250/£1,950£660/no£750/yes£695/yes
MP3/Bluetooth connectionYes/£200Yes/£340Yes/£200Yes/TBC

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