Renault of Mexico breaks this month in the coveted segment of compact SUVs to compete as equals with the Honda CR-V, Chevrolet Captiva, Jeep Compass and the new VW Tiguan, among others, through its new model Koleos. The first crossover brand of diamond. The new Renault Koleos will be available in two versions: Expression and Dynamique, rear-wheel drive or 4 wheel, whose prices will range from $ 259,000 up to 323.000 pesos. To know the strengths and weaknesses that holds this model, Renault of Mexico invited us to a test drive in Monterrey, where we were very pleasantly surprised, not only for its ease of use and dynamic behavior in city and highway, or the great comfort and equipment offered by its versatile interior, but for its off road capabilities brillantesa making it the team to beat. It is worth noting that the new Renault Koleos is not, nor is it intended to be, a Sport Utility pure as the Land Rover LR3, Jeep Grand Cherokee or Hummer H2, designed to operate without problems for more graduates roads. By contrast, the Renault Koleos is a Light SUV driven on city and highway, which offers great maneuverability, dynamism and ride comfort, but at the same time offers a good qualities to move through dirt, mud and some rough roads. Compact, stylish and powerful The Koleos is built at the factory in Busan, South Korea. It is the result of joint work (over 28 months) of Renault, Nissan and Samsung.