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Renault Scenic (2009-2016) review

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Key features
  • MPV
  • Used only
  • Petrol/Diesel/Mild hybrid
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Renault effectively invented the compact or mid-sized MPV when it first launched the Scénic. This range, launched 2009, builds on this long-running model's popularity and took on the growing competition not just in the people-carrier sector, but from the small crossovers and SUVs now liked by families as well. Can it deliver against new opposition? Read on for our full review.

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  • Is there anything I should look out for?
  • Should I buy it?
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December 2021

First reviewed by Which?

June 2009

Released

June 2009

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