Renault Duster was launched in India back in 2012. It is the most successful car of the French automaker. Nearly 1,50,000 units are already sold in the country. Duster hold the record of carrying most of the awards in a single year. It has even won NDTV car of the Year 2013. Duster one of the 15 best seller model in India and it generates almost two-third sales of the company from the day it was launch.
The company decide to give its best model a complete make over, both inside and outside. The new Duster was revealed in Delhi Auto expo 2016, with modification in front radiator grille, revamped head lamps, and restyled alloy rims. Apart from the cosmetic updates the car has finally received an automatic gear box in form of a mechanic update. Renault has appointed a dual clutch six-speed automatic transmission for better fuel economy and power output when it is needed.
Renault Duster Specifications:-
The dimension of the car are 4315 mm × 1822 mm × 1695 mm. With 210 mm of ground clearance, high approach and departure angles, the 4WD mode and incredible traction allow you to conquer any terrain with ease. The car with a standard capacity of 5 persons, however you can it can be increased up-to 7 by addition of a jump seat in the boot.
|Ground Clearance||210 mm|
|Kerb Weight||1258 kg – 1308 kg|
|Turning Radius||5.2 m (petrol) & 5.3 m (diesel)|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||50-liters|
|Seating Capacity||5 Passengers|
Renault Duster Engine Variants:-
For petrol their is a 1.6 liter K4M which is capable to give maximum 104 Bhp at 5,750 rpm and 148.68 Nm torque at 3,750 rpm. In diesel their is a 1.5 liter dCi give diff output based on tuning. It can give a maximum 108.45/83.82 Bhp at 4,000/3750 rpm and 259.7/200 kg∙m torque at 1,750 rpm.
|1.6 K4M Petrol||104.53 bhp and 148.68 Nm|
|1.5 dCi Diesel||83.82 bhp and 200.7 Nm|
|1.5 dCi Diesel||108.45 bhp and 245.20 Nm|
|Transmission||5- speed manual for both and 6-speed Manual and Automatic (diesel)|