Wednesday, September 24, 2014
By Kriti Gupta
Renault Duster AWD launched with price tag of Rs. 11.89 lakh
French car maker Renault has launched AWD version of its highly acclaimed SUV Duster in Indian car market with starting price of Rs. 11.89 lakh (ex-showroom price in New Delhi). The AWD version is offered with option of 110PS diesel engine and has been offered in two variants namely RXZ and RXL. The major attractions of AWD Duster are new updates in interiors, new body graphics and new color.
The AWD is energized with 1.5 litre K9K diesel engine boosting the power of 108 bhp and torque of 248Nm. The engine is coated with six speed manual gearbox and is endorsed to deliver the fuel efficient performance of 19.72 kmpl. It is also furnished with various safety measures including two airbags, ABS+EBD, independent multi-link rear suspension system and ASR.
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Talking about the changes introduced on the exteriors it receives new graphics and colored alloy wheels. Inside the cabin you will find new instrument cluster, touchscreen infotainment system and newly developed upholstery. According to company sources they have upgraded the electrical system and also the engine infrastructure. The new AWD Duster will compete against Tata Safari Storme, Mahindra XUV 500 and upcoming facelift version of Mahindra Scorpio.