While the 4,520 mm (178 inches) length, 1,854 mm (73 inches) width and 1.710 mm (67.3 inches) height won the Koleos extra points for the "Interior" chapter, these dimensions also make it perfectly suitable for urban environment play.
The lightness of adaptive steering might bring retribution for sporty drivers out on the open road, but as long as you are in the city, this is your friends.
During parking maneuvers, the steering is so light that you can just grab th wheel and flick it, repeat the operation and reach full lock.
The same can be said for the suspension, which is not only soft, but works close together with the well-executed sound proofing to keep outside noises from interfering with the laughter of this kids in the back.
The 175 hp two-liter oil burner needs between 7 and 10 liters (33.6 and 23.5 mpg) of fuel if the tarmac you're driving on belongs to the city. Further down the power line, the gear ration of the six-speed manual are well balanced, allowing you to choose between a nimble and a relaxed driving style.
The hefty ground clearance, combined with the good overall visibility and the optional front & rear parking sensors mean that you'll have no trouble negotiating the tighter areas of the town.
And the multitude of features the car was gifted with means that there's some device there ready to enter the scene whatever need you, or you passengers might have, so you have shields for all sorts of weapons packed by the ever more fierce urban traffic.Continue reading
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