The Renault Duster's date with India has been set. The affordable SUV from Renault which was unveiled at the 2012 Delhi Auto Expo will be launched commercially in the month of June. To add a twist to the launch story, Renault has already started receiving bookings for the Duster.
If you are impressed by the Duster's looks and would like to avoid the mad rush to book it after its launch, you can visit the closest Renault showroom and get to know more about the car. Booking the Duster now might seem risky, but the Duster is an international product that has been appreciated for its sturdy and reliable performance.
The Duster's feature list has been recently updated in Renault's Indian site. Here are some of the interesting features that you can see in the new Renault Duster. We can say Renault has done a commendable job in terms of the Duster's features as it is expected to be priced under Rs.10 lakhs.
Music system with USB with Aux-in and Bluetooth connectivity
Rear wiper & washer
Rear parking sensors
Front fog lamps and many more
Dual front airbags
ABS with Brake Assist
EBD (Electronic Brake force Distribution)
The exterior design of the duster is dominated by its stylish chrome grille and twin headlamps. The 16 inch wheels give the duster a fine look. The interiors will get leather upholstery.
The Duster's engine options have not been revealed yet. It is expected to be powered by a 1.6 litre MPFI petrol engine that can generate 105bhp. This engine should help the Duster deliver a mileage of 13kmpl. The diesel engine for the Duster could be the 1.5-litre DCi engine that is slated to produce 85bhp. The more attractive feature of this engine is its mileage of 19kmpl.