It will also influence the looks of Renault's next executive challenger, the Safrane replacement due in 2002. In an interview at the Paris Motor Show, styling chief Patrick le Quement said: 'We don't plan to produce an outrageous car - I believe some makers are building cars for customers which don't exist - but what we do create will have high style and intelligence. We have not created Vel Satis as a show exercise. Each Renault concept will be a working model in future, and the theme of this car will certainly appear on the roads.'
Renault hints at shape of new prestige model
07/10/1998 in NEWS