New Renault Duster launched in India: Check Features, Specifications, and Price

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
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Mother’s Day 2019: How To Make Mothers Feel Special?

On Mother’s Day, take time out from your busy schedule and make it a gala affair for your mothers. There are a lot of options a person can choose from to surprise their mothers. Apart from the regular way of giving greeting cards and arranging chocolates, cakes and flowers, one can make them feel special by giving a little personal touch by exercising unique and interesting options.

Handwritten notes, letters or poems can prove to be a big hit. In these notes and letter, one can express how much their mothers mean to them and appreciate the many sacrifices they have made. She will not only treasure these personalized notes but will hold them close to her heart.

Mother’s Day 2019: How To Make Mothers Feel Special?

Take your mother down memory lane by gifting her a custom-made scrapbook that contains loved up pictures of her and you from over the years.

While there are several gifts that you can give to your mothers, a weekend getaway will surprise her for sure. Stealing her away from her routine of daily chores, that she remains busy, will surely rejuvenate her energies.

One can take time off and spend quality time with their mothers. Cook her a “meal-to-remember” surprise by keeping her likes and dislikes in mind. She will fondly recall this moment for all times to come.

On Mother’s Day, you can lend a helping hand, support and back all those mothers in need. One can make them special by donating utility articles, organize meals for them and present them gift coupons along with hand written notes giving them compliments about their efforts.…

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Hyundai Venue variants revealed, to be launched on 21st May

There will be a total of 13 versions of the Hyundai Venue compact SUV to choose from; dual-tone paint job will only be available on 1.0-litre turbo-petrol and 1.4-litre diesel SX variants.

Hyundai Venue- Trendtalky

We’re less than three weeks away from the Hyundai Venue’s launch in India. And today, Hyundai opened bookings for its first-ever sub-four-metre SUV, with the booking amount set at Rs 21,000. What we also now have is the list of Hyundai Venue variants and paint scheme options that’ll be on offer when this new compact SUV goes on sale on May 21.

With a total of four engine-gearbox options on offer, in all, there will be 13 Hyundai Venue versions to choose from – eight petrol versions and five diesel versions. Aiming for an attractive starting price, Hyundai will offer the Venue with the same 83hp, 1.2-litre petrol engine as seen on the Hyundai i20, combined with a 5-speed manual gearbox. The Venue 1.2 petrol will only be available in base E and S trim levels and will be the entry point to the Venue range in terms of pricing.

There will be more in the way of choice if you want the Venue with the new, 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine. The three-cylinder T-GDI motor produces 120hp and 172Nm of torque and will get the choice of a 6-speed manual or a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox. The Venue 1.0-litre, turbo-petrol-manual line-up will start with the S trim level, and will also be available in higher SX and SX (O) variants. As for the Venue 1.0-litre turbo-petrol DCT, it will only be available in two trim levels – the S and the fully loaded SX+.

The Venue diesel will be powered by the same 1.4-litre, four-cylinder unit seen in the Hyundai Verna and Creta that produces an equally familiar 90hp and 220Nm of torque and can only be had with a 6-speed manual gearbox. Speaking of trim levels, the Hyundai Venue diesel variant line-up includes the base E, the S, the SX and the range-topping SX (O).

Also on offer with the Hyundai Venue will be a total of 10 paint schemes – seven single-tone colours and three dual-tone paint schemes. All variants of the Hyundai Venue can be had in Star Dust, Fiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Deep Forest, Lava Orange and Denim Blue paint and the dual-tone paint options include Denim Blue with a Polar White …

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