- Available in nine trims
- Transmission options include CVT for petrol and AMT for diesel
- New colour options include Caspian Blue and Mahogany Brown
Renault has launched the new Duster facelift in India, with prices starting at Rs 7.99 lakhs. The model will be available in nine variants, three engine options and two new colour options including Caspian blue and Mahogonay brown.
Engine options on the Renault Duster facelift include a 1.5-litre petrol motor and a 1.5-litre diesel motor. The diesel variant of the Duster facelift is offered in the 85 bhp guise and 108bhp guise. The petrol mill is available with the choice of a five speed manual or a CVT while the diesel mill is offered with a six speed manual and an Easy-R AMT transmission.
Compared to the outgoing generation, the Renault Duster facelift features an updated bumper, new chrome grille and projector headlamps with LED DRL’s. The side profile receives new 16 inch dual tone alloy wheels while the rear sports a revised bumper and tailgate with black applique. Inside, the new Duster facelift comes equipped with new trim for the seats and an updated MEDIANAV infotainment system.
In India, the new Duster facelift rivals against the likes of the MG hector, Tata Harrier, Hyundai Creta, Nissan Kicks and the upcoming Kia Seltos.
Speaking on the occasion, Venkatram Mamillapalle, Country CEO & Managing Director, Renault India Operations, said, “We have a clear goal of growing the Renault brand in India. Towards this, we are strategically strengthening our product range, expanding our network reach and initiating pioneering measures to ensure customer delight. Duster plays a pivotal role in our product portfolio and has the widest offering in the segment, enabling us to cater to evolving customer needs. We are confident that the new Duster will resonate well with discerning Indian customers.”
Variant wise prices of the New Renault Duster (all prices, ex-showroom):
New Renault Duster RxE Petrol: Rs 7.99 lakhs
New Renault Duster RXS Petrol: Rs 9.19 lakhs
New Renault Duster RXS Petrol CVT: Rs 9.99 lakhs
New Renault Duster RxE 85 PS Diesel: Rs 9.29 lakhs
New Renault Duster RXS 85 PS Diesel: Rs 9.99 lakhs
New Renault Duster RXS 110 PS 4X2 MT Diesel: Rs 11.19 lakhs
New Renault Duster RXZ 110 PS 4X2 MT Diesel: Rs 12.09 lakhs
New Renault Duster RXZ 110 PS 4X2 AMT Diesel: Rs 12.49 lakhs
New Renault Duster RXZ 110 PS 4X4 MT Diesel: Rs 12.49 lakhs