Renault India has launched the much awaited 2019 Duster facelift today. Renault Duster has been around since 2012. The car was extremely well received and created new benchmarks for compact SUVs in India. French auto major Renault Monday launched the updated version of its popular SUV Duster in India. New Renault Duster has priced from Rs 7.99 lakhs, ex-showroom for the base petrol variant. Petrol CVT is priced from Rs 10 lakhs while diesel AWD top variant is priced from Rs 12.5 lakhs. The SUV comes in three trim levels (RxE, RxS and RxZ) and nine variants altogether.
Modifications to the rear also include black plastic cladding while the Duster facelift now sits on new dual tone, multi-spoke machine finished 16” alloy wheels. The facelifted model also gets a new Blue paint scheme. Interiors of the subcompact SUV are seen with new dashboard design with revised AC vents on the central console in a rectangular shape, unlike earlier circular ones. It also sports the Media NAV touchscreen infotainment console supporting Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
New Renault Duster:
- Available in three trims and nine variants.
- Transmission options include CVT for petrol and AMT for diesel.
- New colour options include Caspian Blue and Mahogany Brown.
- Sports a new front grille with projector headlamps, LED DRLs, a more aggressive bonnet and higher bonnet line that is raised to meet pedestrian-protection norms.
Engine options on the Renault Duster facelift include a 1.5-litre petrol motor and a 1.5-litre diesel motor. The diesel variant of the Duster facelift is offered in the 85 bhp guise and 108bhp guise. The petrol mill is available with the choice of a five-speed manual or a CVT while the diesel mill is offered with a six-speed manual and an Easy-R AMT transmission.
Variant wise prices of the New Renault Duster (Ex-Showroom):
- New Renault Duster RxE Petrol- Rs 7.99 lakhs
- New Renault Duster RXS Petrol- Rs 9.19 lakhs
- New Renault Duster RXS Petrol CVT- Rs 9.99 lakhs
- New Renault Duster RxE 85 PS Diesel- Rs 9.29 lakhs
- New Renault Duster RXS 85 PS Diesel- Rs 9.99 lakhs
- New Renault Duster RXS 110 PS 4X2 MT Diesel- Rs 11.19 lakhs
- New Renault Duster RXZ 110 PS 4X2 MT Diesel- Rs 12.09 lakhs
- New Renault Duster RXZ 110 PS 4X2 AMT Diesel- Rs 12.49 lakhs
- New Renault Duster RXZ 110 PS 4X4 MT Diesel- Rs 12.49 lakhs