Renault Samsung Motors Corp. is set to launch a revamped version of its SM-5 midsize sedan, marking the first redesign and major upgrade of the vehicle since it was first introduced in South Korea in 1998. The SM-5 is a derivative of the same Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. platform used to produce the Nissan Teana and Renault Samsung's SM-7 luxury sedan. The new model is powered by a 2.0L 4-cyl. SR II (DOHC) engine that develops 140 hp at 5,800 rpm. SM-5 packed with safety features. ...

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