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Parkers overall rating: 3 out of 5 3.0
Renault Megane Scenic (97-99) - rated 3 out of 5
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PROS

Spacious, versatile, affordable

CONS

Body roll and reliability issues

PROS

Spacious, versatile, affordable

CONS

Body roll and reliability issues

Renault Megane Scenic rivals

The Megane Scenic is the model that started the compact people carrier market. Renault noticed a gap in the market where buyers were looking for versatile space without exterior bulk. Keen pricing, unheard of practicality and a roomy, raised seating position gave it instant family-appeal and it proved a massive success, winning European car of the year in 1997.

Nowadays, the market is flooded with mini-MPVs, though the Megane Scenic is undoubtedly the forefather, setting the benchmark for others to follow.

Renault Megane Scenic rivals