Thursday, July 28, 2011
By Pranjal Gera
B-58 A New Hatchback Car by Renault
Colonist in car making Renault a French based company is planning to launch a new compact Hatchback Renault B-58 in the Indian Auto market in 2012.
The new Hatchback will be rolled out in price segment of Sub Rs 5 lakh to compete with the already existing small cars like Maruti Ritz, Volkswagen Polo, Fiat Grande Punto and recently launched Toyota Etios Liva.
Renault India will launch the all new Renault B-58 hatchback in both petrol and diesel variant. The petrol version is expected to be equipped with 1.2 litre engine and diesel variant in 1.5 litre diesel engine. However the details of the Renault B-58 have not been declared yet.
According to Len Curran, Renault India V.P (sales & marketing), Renault India is focusing to capture 2.5% share of Auto Market in India. There are rumors that Renault India is studying the Indian market and demand of small cars in India.