Renault has launched the facelifted Duster SUV in India. Prices for the new Duster start at an introductary price of Rs. 8.46 lakh, ex-showroom (Delhi). The facelifted Duster was unveiled at the 2016 Auto Expo.
The base petrol variant of the Duster is available at Rs. 8.46 lakhs ex showroom (Delhi). The variant with the Easy R AMT gearbox is available at a price of Rs. 11.47 lakhs while the top end all-wheel-drive variant is priced at Rs. 13.57 lakh.
Engine & Gearbox Details
The new Duster is available with both diesel and petrol engines. The diesel engine is available in 2 different states of tune.
Renault Duster Diesel
- Capacity - 1.5-litres
- Power - 84bhp @ 3750rpm/ 109bhp @ 3900rpm
- Torque - 200Nm @1900rpm/ 248Nm @2250rpm
- Mileage (Km/l) - 20.64 / 19.1
Renault Duster Petrol
- Capacity - 1.6-litres
- Power - 103bhp @ 5850 rpm
- Torque - 248Nm @ 2250 rpm
- Mileage (Km/l) - 13.2
The new Duster has undergone quite a few changes with the new headlights which feature a cluster design called the Hawkeye cluster.
The front bumper has been redesigned and features the new Firefly fog lamps. Also new are gunmetal grey alloy wheels and the new Cayenne Orange paintjob.
Also new are the LED tail lamps with some rather interesting graphics and the rear bumper has been modified as well.
Inside the biggest change is the redesigned centre console which features the infotainment system and the automatic A/C controls.
Bookings for the new Duster SUV will start at Renault dealerships across India on March 3, 2016.