Renault rolled out the spacious Lodgy for the rapidly growing interest of large Indian families in the MU-V segment.This segment not only includes power and seating capacity of a SUV but also Mileage and low maintenance just like a compact sedan. Renault Lodgy is getting more and more popularity as people in India demands more features which comes with lower price tag. With this Renault has finally entered in the battleground of MU-V’s.
Renault India has Re-calibrated the power steering to make the car lighter to steer. During the Drive the car does not feel bulky or bigger in size as it looks from outside. Apart From the Steering the another strong point of the Lodgy are its brakes. The long wheelbase definitely plays a part in the Lodgy tracking true, helped in no small part by the ABS system which Renault has included as standard across the range. The MU-V is on sale in the European market under the “Dacia Badge”.
Renault Lodgy Specifications:-
The dimension of the Standard lodgy are 4498 mm × 1751 mm × 1709 mm and that of the Step way Version are 4522 mm × 1767 mm × 1709 mm. The Wheelbase and Ground clearance of all variants are same 2810 and 174 respectively. With plenty of fuel storage and large fuel economy, lodgy is well suited for long road trips and discovering new roads.
|Length||4498 mm||4522 mm|
|Width||1751 mm||1767 mm|
|Height||1709 mm||1709 mm|
|Wheelbase||2810 mm||2810 mm|
1302 (P) – 1366 (D)kg
5.5 m (petrol)
|Fuel Tank Capacity||
207 Liter (with 3rd row)
589 liter (without 3rd row)
Renault Lodgy Engine variants:-
Renault has provide a single 1.5 liter 4 cylinder diesel motor, offers power in two different state-of-tunes depending on the variant. Base models has the power output of 86.17 bhp and 200 Nm of torque. For the Top-Spec variants the engine is tuned for 111.52 Bhp and 245 Nm of torque. The engine perform well, It just stay calm and follow the simple routine. Renault has kept it a two wheel drive to increase the fuel economy although it doesn’t stand best in the segment.
|1.5 dCi 85 PS Diesel||86.17 bhp and 200 Nm|
|1.5 dCi 110 PS Diesel||111.52 bhp and 245 Nm|
|Transmission||5- speed manual ( 85 PS ) and 6- speed manual (110 PS)|