Monday, June 01, 2015
By Kriti Gupta
Renault KWID to sport 800 cc engine
As reported earlier since it’s unveil last month Renault KWID has succeeded in receiving over whelming response from car enthusiasts across the world and people have started making speculations regarding the features that would be adorned in it. The SUV look of this premium hatchback has grabbed the attention of car enthusiasts which is expected to be launched globally soon in coming months. According to latest reports the hatchback would be empowered with 800 cc engine boosting the power of 57 bhp.
Developed on company’s CMF-A platform KWID is the first car by French car maker that would be developed on this platform. The major features that are speculated to be the USP of Renault KWID include 7 inch infotainment system, digital infotainment system as standard feature along with option of airbags. The car is reported to be developed at company’s production unit located at Chennai with collaboration of Nissan. According to reports 98% of parts that would be used for developing KWID would be purchased from local market and is anticipated to be offered with price tag varying between Rs. 3 lakh and Rs. 4 lakh. After launch KWID Renault would compete with Hyundai EON and Maruti Suzuki Alto.