Avantime is the last project done by Matra in collaboration with Renault. It was a mix between an Espace(MPV) and a coupe : We use to call it "Coupespace". The prototype shown below was a teaser of the production model. it has been exhibited at the Geneva motor show in 1999.
Senior VP corporate Design : Patrick Le Quément
Renault Design Director Concept-cars : Michel Jardin
Exterior design : Thierry Metroz
Interior design : Thierry Metroz / Stephane Janin
Color&trim design : Isabelle Charles