Renault has announced the prices for the popular SUV Duster equipped with 1.3 liter turbo petrol engine. Its starting price is 10.49 lakh rupees. Its manual transmission will get three trims, the RXE, RXS and RXZ and the CVT transmission will get two trims RXS and RXZ. The CVT-equipped model has an initial price of Rs 12.99 lakh. The new Turbo Petrol Duster will be sold along with the already available 1.5-liter petrol Duster in the market, which is already available at a starting price of Rs 8.59 lakh.
How much power does the new engine have?
The new 1.3-liter turbo petrol engine is the same unit found in Nissan kicks and is the most powerful in the segment. It replaces the 1.5-liter K9K diesel engine which was an important powertrain shared by Reno-Nissan cars.
In terms of power and torque, the 1.3-liter turbo petrol generates 156 PS of power at 5500 rpm and 254 Nm of torque at 1600 rpm.
The turbo-petrol Duster offers 6-speed manual and 7-seat CVT transmission options.
The company claimed that 16.5 km of manual transmission. 16.42 km per liter and CVT transmission. Mileage per liter will be available. Explain that this unit is available in Reno’s international offerings such as the Kadjar SUV and Arkana crossover as well as entry-level Mercedes-Benz cars such as the A-Class sedan and GLA.
Apart from this, a 1.5 liter Naturally aspirated petrol engine generating 106 horsepower will also be available for sale, it only gets a 5-speed manual transmission.
What’s new in the features list?
The top RXZ variant of the 2020 Renault Duster has also received several updates in the form of 17-inch alloy wheels, fuel saving engine start-stop function and remote pre-cooling cabin. No changes have been made to the previous feature list, including an eight-inch touchscreen system with car-play and Android auto, and ABS for safety, engine immobilizer, driver and front passenger airbags, driver and passenger seat belt reminder, reverse parking sensor. , Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) with Brake Assist (BA) and Rapid Deceleration Warning.