Renault has released details of the new Renault Koleos Expression, which has just been added to the Koleos range. Priced from $28,490 in six-speed manual form, it's somewhat of a bargain.

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Inside there's all the modern touches you need, such as Bluetooth connectivity, RCA audio jacks for the stereo for those long road trips and an array of storage compartments, including under the passenger seat, the centre console and a chilled glove box compartment.

The Renault Koleos has been rated five stars from ANCAP crash testing and comes with six airbags, ABS and electronic stability control all as standard. Other standard features to include 17 inch alloy wheels, fog lights recessed into the front bumper, a rear spoiler and colour-coded bumpers.

Powering the mid-sized cross-over is a 2.5-litre petrol engine providing 126kW of power and 226Nm of torque to the front wheels.

Renault is offering an introductory price of $29,990 drive away for the Expression in six-speed manual form, but for August only. An automatic CVT transmission version is available from $30,490.