Renault India has launched the highly anticipated Duster SUV with a highly exciting price of Rs 7.19 lakhs. The high end diesel variant of the 5-seater SUV is priced at Rs 11.29 lakhs. The all new Renault Duster SUV is available in 8 variants - two petrol and six diesel options.
Speaking at the event. Renault India Managing Director Mark Nassif said: "the Renault Duster is the best choice for customers looking for the comfort of a sedan with the appeal of an SUV. We are very excited about the product and we expect it to be a game changer for this segment.
The petrol variants of the Renault Duster - RXE 1.6 Petrol and RXL 1.6 Petrol are priced at Rs 7.19 lakhs and Rs 8.19 lakhs respectively. Meanwhile, diesel variants' prices are as follows.
* Renault Duster RXE 1.5 Diesel 85 PS - Rs. 7.99 Lakhs
* Renault Duster RXL 1.5 Diesel Option Pack 85 PS - Rs. 9.99 Lakhs
* Renault Duster RXL 1.5 Diesel 85 PS - Rs. 8.99 Lakhs
* Renault Duster RXL 1.5 Diesel 110 PS - Rs. 9.99 Lakhs
* Renault Duster RXZ 1.5 Diesel 110 PS - Rs. 10.99 Lakhs
* Renault Duster RXZ 1.5 Diesel Leather Pack 110 PS - Rs. 11.29 Lakhs
The Duster will be competing with the likes of Mahindra Scorpio, Bollero and Tata Safari in the Indian market. However, it needs to be seen if these Indian cars can match the quality, features and specification advantages of the Renault Duster.
Renault claims that the Duster is packed with best Renault technology which results in a fuel efficient, powerful performance, superb ride and handling along with a host of practical and attractive features. "The Renault Duster an extremely good value proposition for all our customers. The Duster is a vehicle which will not only meet the aspirations of our customers but also set the benchmark on all parameters," Mark added.