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Renault Samsung SM7 Revealed 15
Posted by Alex Ion in Automotive News, Renault Samsung SM7, Safrane, Seoul Motor Show on 06 15th, 2011

Before jumping into the details, have a look at the first official images of the Renault-Samsung SM7 added alongside.

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Renault Samsung SM7 revealed

Under the hood, there will be a 2.5-liter V6 with 182 hp (136 kW / 185 PS) and 232 Nm (171 lb-ft) of torque as well as a 3.5-liter V6 that develops 251 hp (187 kW / 254 PS) and 335 Nm (247 lb-ft) of torque.

Expected to be built on the D platform which also underpins the Nissan Maxima / Nissan Teana (JDM), it looks like a toned-down version of the concept car, introduced at the Seoul Motor Show recently.

SM7 is likely to be available as a new flagship Renault model in Europe shortly. Meanwhile, rumors say that it will be out under the name Safrane.

We also have for you a teaser video of Renault Samsung SM7.Check out.