New Renault Triber Express makes its debut

To think that the popular Renault TRIBER has been in the marketplace for over 2 years.  The spacious and versatile TRIBER passenger model has proven to be an appealing offering with exceptional value-for-money cementing a strong foothold as a top contender in the AB Entry Hatch segment.

In a bid to expand the Renault range, and to meet the market needs, we have now extended the TRIBER Model range to include the all-new Renault TRIBER EXPRESS Panel Van.

The TRIBER EXPRESS Panel Van presents an innovative concept of SUV design – A well-equipped vehicle with impressive load space to accommodate the extensive needs of South African commercial customers, at a remarkably affordable price-point. 

The unique Renault TRIBER EXPRESS has attractive styling, offering a multitude of distinctive features, fundamental within the TRIBER DNA.

  • The TRIBER EXPRESS boasts noteworthy SUV design cues attributing to its bold look, with a best-in-class ground clearance of 182mm enhancing its road presence and agility.
  • The modern and well-equipped interior provides a sizeable LCV option with a competitive load capacity, low of maintenance and favourable fuel consumption.
  • The new Renault TRIBER EXPRESS is built on a revolutionary new platform and comes with a lively New Generation petrol engine, offering the perfect balance of performance and fuel economy, with frugal combined fuel consumption from only 5.5L/ 100km.
  • The new TRIBER EXPRESS is equipped with ABS & EBD, and a high passive safety level with equipment such as: emergency lock retractor, a Pyrotechnic pre-tensioner driver seat belt, Load limiter driver + passenger seat belts, driver and passenger airbags & a reinforced body structure.


The SUV-inspired Renault TRIBER EXPRESS is expressly robust and attractive in design. It boasts striking projector headlights, stylish longitudinal roof rails (with a load capacity of up to 50kg) and LED daylight running lights, while the 3-part ultra-modern triple edge chrome front grille and stylish flex wheels add to its presence on the road.  A ground clearance of 182mm and SUV skid plates lend an impressive stance while offering protection on rough terrain.

The robust front face gives the TRIBER EXPRESS a ‘bold’ SUV-like look as do the 14 ‘’ wheels with full wheel covers.

The prominent crease in the hood, strong shoulder lines, wheel arch flare and cladding certainly enhances its overall sturdiness. The bumper houses the prominent LED daytime running lights, with the C-shaped lighting signature representing the identity of the brand.

The subtle yet stylish EXPRESS branding -on the front Driver & Passenger doors – serve to enhance the overall visual appeal of this unique vehicle.

The New TRIBER EXPRESS SUV DNA is further accentuated by the widened rear of the vehicle, with the best-in-class Eagle beak tail lamps – i.e., prominent horizontally designed lights that overflow onto the tailgate.


The driver’s seat offers 6-way adjustable capabilities to facilitate greater driving comfort and convenience, with front power windows, and Rear Park Distance Control which enables ease of parking.


The new Renault TRIBER EXPRESS Panel Van is synonymous with class-leading loading S P A C E.  It has been specifically modified for maximum convenience within the Light Commercial Market.  The new TRIBER EXPRESS features class-leading load capacity of 1500L and a payload of 542kg, with extremely easy load access points from the rear doors and boot.

Further to that, the interior of the vehicle is equipped with smart storage spaces of up to 31 litres, including a centre console and lower glove box.

The rear loading bay is equipped with steel mesh for durability and enhanced safety.


The new Renault TRIBER EXPRESS offers an inviting modern interior with dual-tone trim and striking finishes, with the likes of a new centre fascia with sleek chrome edges, a stylish dual-tone dashboard with sophisticated silver accents and a fully digital instrument cluster with LED illumination and sportier graphics.

Beyond the aesthetics, the new TRIBER EXPRESS has a multitude of innovative features, such as a gear shift indicator on the digital tachometer assists with driving at an optimum speed for better fuel efficiency,

The easy-to-use infotainment system comes integrated with R&Go® radio, Bluetooth, together with USB and AUX ports.


The new Renault TRIBER EXPRESS offers the perfect balance of performance and fuel economy, thanks to its light-weight structure and chassis.  Its New Generation 5-speed manual, 1.0 litre 3-cylinder petrol Energy Engine generates 52kW with 96Nm torque.  Further equipped with modern technology like the dual VVT system delivers maximum response at all revs, it ensures optimum acceleration.  This, along with good fuel efficiency from only 5.5L/ 100km and low maintenance cost, makes the engine ideal for South Africa.


Safety is a key selling point for the TRIBER EXPRESS.  As such, the new TRIBER EXPRESS  is equipped with ABS and EBD, and high passive safety levels with equipment such as: remote central locking, speed sensing door locking, emergency lock retractor, 3-points front seat belts with retractors., a Pyrotechnic pre-tensioner driver seat belt, load limiter driver + passenger seat belts, seat belt reminder (Driver & Front passenger), dual airbags (driver and passenger) & reinforced body structure.

The TRIBER EXPRESS also features a dual hooter as an effective early warning system, as well as LED indicators housed within the side mirrors for better visibility of driving intent.

The TRIBER EXPRESS is available in 5 exterior colour variations:

  • Ice Cool White
  • Fiery Red
  • Moonlight Silver
  • Electric Blue
  • Honey Yellow


To facilitate peace-of-mind driving, the entire Renault TRIBER EXPRESS model comes standard with a 2-year/ 30 000km Service Plan, plus a 5-year/150 000km mechanical warranty and a 6-year anti-corrosion warranty. Services take place at 15 000km intervals.


  • New Renault TRIBER EXPRESS       0-litre ENERGY       R 219 900