Friday, November 25, 2011

Renault Duster coming in five variants in 2012

Renault, is a French automaker, the auto giant will launch the new Renault Duster soon in India. As per some news reports, the new Sports Utility Vehicle Duster is expected to be introduced during mid next year. It is also speculated that the new car will be launching with five attractive variants in the Indian auto market. The new Renault Duster Price is not yet confirmed by the French auto giant, but some media reports suggest that the new car will be launched with attractive price ranging between Rs 7 to Rs 11 lakh. The all variants of Duster will come with both petrol and diesel options.
The new Renault Duster Review reveals that the car is expected to be powered by a 1598cc, 1.6 L, I4 DOHC petrol engine which can produce top power of 105 bhp at 5750 rpm and peak torque of 148 Nm and 3750 rpm. The new petrol version might accelerate to 100 kmph in just 11.5 second along with a top speed of 164 kmph. On the other hand, the diesel version of Duster is also possible to be equipped with 1500cc, 1.5 L Turbocharged Diesel I4 SOHC engine that is able to generate 105 bhp power and a torque of 240 Nm. The diesel model is also expected to accelerate to 100 kmph in 11.8 seconds with a top speed of 164 kmph.
Renault Duster is likely to feature Anti-lock Brake System, Emergency Brake Assist besides Electronic Brakeforce Distribution and a stability control module. It will also come with two front airbags and three-point seatbelt tensioners depending on the version. Behind of that launch, The company also looking to hit on the road their two more upcoming products such as Renault Pulse and Renault Sandero soon in India. Presently, Renault Fluence and another SUV Renault Koleos are selling with attractive price range across the country. The new Renault Duster might face tough time with Sports Utility vehicles like Mahindra Scorpio, Skoda Yeit, Tata Safari, Force One SUV, Mahindra XUV 500, Tata Aria, etc.

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