Renault Duster launched
The dust finally clears from Renault's latest mini SUV...
Renault has launched the much awaited Duster today. After months of teasing, Renault has finally made its mini SUV available India, and not a minute too late. The monsoons are approaching and given the condition of the roads, we'll say it's here just in time.
The idea of a mini SUV is great for the Indian buyer, and when Renault says budget it means budget. The base Duster RxE petrol is equipped with a 1.6 litre 103 bhp engine and is priced at Rs 7.19 lakhs ex-showroom Delhi. Diesel is available with a 1.5 litre diesel engine (also seen in the Nissan Sunny) and is available in two stages of tune. The 84bhp version gets a 5-speed manual while the 108bhp SUV will have a 6-speed manual.
The following are the ex-showroom Delhi prices of the new Renault Duster:
RxE - Rs 7.19 lakh
RxL - Rs 8.19 lakh
RxE - Rs 7.99 lakh
RxL - Rs 8.99lakh
RXL optional pack - Rs 9.99 lakh
RxL - Rs 9.99 lakh
RxZ - Rs 10.99 lakh
RXZ optional pack - Rs 11.29 lakh
Ex-showroom, Mumbai prices of the Renault Duster:
Petrol: RxE - Rs 7.47 lakh, RxL - Rs 8.52 lakh
RxE - Rs 8.31 lakh, RxL - Rs 9.36 lakh, RXL optional pack - Rs 10.41 lakh
RxL - Rs 10.41 lakh, RxZ - Rs 11.46 lakh, RXZ optional pack - Rs 11.77 lakh
Nissan has their own version of the popular Duster. And in many ways, the Terrano is a notch above Renault's offering. It's all there in our video review. ..Watch full Video