Jaco Van Der Merwe
Head of Motoring
4 minute read
27 Feb 2020
11:11 am

Renault forms a new Tribe(r)

Jaco Van Der Merwe

Triber offers four main seating modes which along with removable third row and various setting allowing for over a 100 seating combinations.

Before Renault had even pulled the covers off its brand new Triber in South Africa this month, the French manufacturer made something very clear: don’t confuse this car with the Kwid. “Please take note that this is not a long Kwid. And certainly not a derivative of the Datsun GO+,’’ says Jesus Boveda, Vice-President of Marketing and Communications of Renault South Africa. “The Triber is very exciting because it’s a brand new vehicle. Something that didn’t exist before.” Boveda is spot on, because apart from sharing a nameplate and a hatch back, the Triber bears very little resemblance to the...