Renault Sandero Specs, Fuel Consumption And Review
The Renault Sandero

The Renault Sandero Has Been Discontinued

The Renault Sandero has long occupied an important place in the Renault family hierarchy, smaller and more of a hatch than the Duster and more of a crossover when compared to the Clio. The Sandero is truly the car for every occasion – the school run favourite, the frugal commuter, the weekend getaway standard. It has plenty of space for five adults and a decent boot too. The 66 kW motor is plenty nippy and frugal as well, while this crossover SUV is compact enough to zip through the traffic and park with ease. The Renault Sandero SUV has been discontinued and replaced by the fantastic Renault Kiger, but you can still keep an eye out for used Sandero models. If you’re looking for a larger vehicle – you may want to consider the stunning Renault Koleos.

Our Latest Used Renault Sandero Vehicles

Sandero – Practicality & Pleasure

Whether you are driving around your family or simply heading out for a weekend adventure, family and fun time takes to the road with the the Renault Sandero! This modern and refined hatchback is the perfect family vehicle thanks to its safety technology, spacious interior and ample comfort features. Available in Expression, Dynamique and Stepway builds, the Sandero will add lots of va-va-voom to your city drive or weekend get-aways and turn the heads of everyone you pass in the process.

In the Renault Sandero vehicle safety is not an option, but a given! This is all thanks to French ingenuity and Renault safety knowhow, which effortlessly combines to create a vehicle with standard safety features that are normally found in vehicles with a much higher price tag. These features include 4 Airbags (Front & Side), Hill Start Assist (HSA), Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS), an Electronic Stability Program (ESP), an Isofix Child Seat System and Emergency Brake Assist. All three versions of the Sandero are no slouches in the engine department either, with both being powered by a 66KW Renault Engine that offers just the right amount of power and overall fuel efficiency.

Are you ready to get round and about in one of the neatest hatchbacks on the market? If so, why not take a it or a test drive and start the experience today!

Sandero Technology

With the standard six-function on-board computer found in all models you’ll be able to monitor everything from total distance travelled and fuel used, to average fuel consumption, kilometres remaining and even average speed while driving your Sandero. Plus you’ll also get to enjoy the convenience and fun of a Radio-CD MP3 player with Jack, USB Ports, Bluetooth® and satellite controls.

Sandero Styling

No matter if you purchase a Renault Expression, Dynamique or Stepway you’ll know that you are driving a French designed and built car thanks to its distinctive stylings. Everything from the Sandero colour choices to optional styling extras have been lovingly created by the Renault design team to make you the envy of your neighbours and friends.

Sandero Driving & Handling

It makes no difference if you are on a school run or a long-distance family holiday, because the Renault Sandero will offer you a fuel efficient and reliable journey no matter where or how far you drive. Add to this the safety features and road handling that one has come to expect from Renault and you’ve got what is in our opinion the perfect South African family driving experience.

Overall Thoughts on the Sandero

Possibly one of the best entry level family vehicles in the country, it is doubtful if any other car in its class could match the Renault Sandero Reliability in terms of specifications. Big on size, safety, fuel efficiency and reliability, while still being small on price, the Sandero will undoubtedly change the way that you perceive the average South African family car.

Renault Sandero Specials

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Renault Sandero Fuel Consumption Chart

Renault Sandero Fuel Consumption*

All models of the Sandero have a 50 Litre fuel tank capacity, but there are a few slight differences in fuel consumption and CO2 emissions when the Expression, Dynamique and Stepway models are compared to one another:

Consumption rates Litres per 100 kms Kilometres per Litre
66kW Turbo Expression 6.4 L/100 km* 4.4 L/100KM*
66kW Turbo Stepway Expression 6.7 L/100 km* 4.6 L/100KM*
66kW Turbo Stepway Dynamique 6.7 L/100 km* 4.6 L/100KM*

*Subject to our Fuel Consumption Disclaimer

Renault Sandero Colours

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Sandero Safety Features

Safety for passengers and driver alike is always a primary concern at Renault. This is why the Sandero comes standard with:

  • ABS + Emergency Brake Assist (EBA)
  • Hill Start Assist (HSA)
  • Electronic Stability Programme (ESP)
  • Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR)
  • Front Seat Belt Reminder (SBR)
  • Driver and Front Passenger Airbags
  • Rear ISOFIX System

Sandero Dimensions

There are a couple of subtle differences between the Stepway and Standard Sandero Dimensions:


  • Wheelbase: 2,590
  • Overall Length: 4,059
  • Overall Width: 1,994


  • Wheelbase: 2,590
  • Overall Length: 4,072
  • Overall Width: 1,994

Sandero Colour

Get creative with the following Chrome Zone Sandero colours:

  • Ice White* (Metallic)
  • Beige (Metallic)
  • Pearlescent Black* (Metallic)
  • Navy Blue (Non Metallic)
  • Persian Blue (Non Metallic)
  • Mercury Silver* (Metallic)
  • Flamed Red* (Metallic)
  • Azurite Blue** (Metallic)

* Colour available on the Sandero and Sandero Stepway versions.
**Colour only available on the Sandero Stepway version.

Frequently Asked Renault Sandero Questions and Answers

Which Renault Sandero should I buy?

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With 3 model variants and numerous limited edition releases available at any given time you’re going to be spoilt for choice. That said, we’ve test driven all of the current range and although it is a tough call to make (as all of the Sandero models are great cars) we think that the Stepway Dynamique gives you so much bang for your buck that we would suggest that buy it the first opportunity you get! Standard features include Front and Side Airbags, Cruise Control, Rear Park Assist, an On-board Trip Computer and Front as well as Rear Electric Windows. Contact one of our Group1 Renault Showrooms to book a test drive today.

What are the variants of the Renault Sandero?

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There are three Sandero variants which are available at all times, as well as limited or special release models such as the current Sandero Stepway PLUS. The limited or special release Sandero variants include various vehicle extra’s and accessories that are not found on the standard release Expression and Dynamique trim levels.

Which Renault Sandero model is the best?

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Although the entire range of Sandero cars are in our opinion as awesome a vehicle as you’re ever going to get in a car of this class we would have to say that the best of the bunch is the Stepway Dynamique, which comes standard with a range of features that are normally reserved for vehicles of a much higher price point.

What is the top of the range Renault Sandero?

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The Stepway Dynamique is the top of the range from a trim and spec level, however there are often limited or special release model variants that are released that include additional variant specific accessories. Take the Stepway PLUS for example, it comes with all of the Stepway Dynamique features but also includes 6″ 2-tone FLEX wheels, gloss black styling and body coloured exterior mirrors as standard.

Is the Renault Sandero a hatchback?

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Yes it is! In fact it is a 5 door hatchback that is one of the few cars on South African roads that has managed to make practicality and affordability stylish and fun. Give a Sandero a go, we know you won’t be disappointed!

What are the safety features in the Renault Sandero?

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Renault is well-known for its vehicle safety features, and the Sandero is no exception as it comes with ABS + Emergency Brake Assist, Hill Start Assist, and impressive Electronic Stability Programme, Anti-Slip Regulation, a Front Seat Belt Reminder, Driver and Front Passenger Airbags and even a Rear ISOFIX System to ensure child passenger safety. This makes the Sandero the perfect affordable South African family car!

Is the Renault Sandero reliable?

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Without a doubt! We’re so confident in the reliability of the Sandero in fact that a new one comes with a 5 Year or 150 000km (whichever comes first) mechanical warranty, a 6 Year anti-corrosion warranty and a 2 Year or 30 000km (whichever comes first) service plan. Service intervals are 15 000km’s.

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