16 Apr 2019: Renault Duster to get another major facelift soon
The new model will come with a few new features, updates as well as safety-related changes such as dual airbags and ESC program (electronic stability control).
However, mechanically, the new Duster will remain same as the current model.
Here's all about the SUV.
Looks: Renault Duster: At a glance
The Renault Duster sports a curvy body, a bold chrome grille and a diamond logo up front.
It gets adjustable headlights, LED taillamps, LED daytime running lights, power windows along with wiper, washer, and defogger for the rear windows.
With a ground clearance of 210mm and a wheelbase of 2,673mm, the SUV runs on 16-inch alloy wheels.
Interiors: Inside the cabin
Renault Duster comes with a multi-function power steering wheel, soft-touch dashboard and chrome finished door handles.
It features fabric upholstery, cup holders, headrest and center armrest for the rear seats as well as height adjustable driving seat.
Further, the 5-seater SUV gets a touchscreen infotainment panel which supports Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity.
Fact: On the road
The Renault Duster comes with power door locks, parking sensors, crash sensors, and anti-theft provision. The car has ABS+EBD, rear-view camera, brake assist, hill assist, and speed sensing auto door lock. Lastly, the cabin features driver and passenger airbags as well as child safety locks.
Engine: Renault Duster: Power and performance
The Renault Duster comes in three engine options. The first 1.5-liter petrol engine produces 83bhp of maximum power and is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox.
The 1.5-liter diesel engine churns out a maximum power of 108bhp and comes mated to a 6-speed manual/AMT gearbox. Lastly, the 1.5-liter petrol engine comes mated to a 6-speed CVT gearbox which produces a maximum power of 104bhp.
Fact: Here's a look at the pricing
The existing Renault Duster comes in 10 variants with the base-end petrol model starting at Rs. 7.99 lakh and going upto Rs. 10 lakh for the top model. The diesel-variant starts at Rs. 9.2 lakh and goes upto Rs. 13.1 lakh for the high-end model.