New Renault Duster Turbo has been launched in India

New Renault Duster Turbo has been launched in India

The Renault Duster Turbo with 1.3-liter petrol engine has been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 10.49 lakh. The newly introduced 1.3-liter turbo petrol engine is available in three manual trims – RXE, RXS and RXZ, while the CVT option is available in two trims – RXS and RXZ. The Duster Turbo Petrol is available in seven color options, such as Caspian Blue, Mahogany Brown, Cayenne Orange, Moonlight Silver, Slate Gray, Outback Bronze and Pearl White.

Mechanically, the Renault Duster Turbo is powered by a 1.3-liter turbo petrol engine that produces 152bhp at 5,500rpm and 254Nm at 1,600rpm. The engine can be had with either a six-speed manual transmission or CVT manual mode option. The manual transmission claims to return a fuel efficiency figure of 16.5kmpl, while the CVT variant returns 16.42kmpl. The new Duster now comes with a remote pre-cooling function that allows customers to switch on the engine and start air conditioning even before entering the car with the key. Additionally, the SUV has a smart start / stop function that automatically switches the engine when the car is stopped and resumes upon detecting the driver’s demand.

The Renault Duster Turbo Petrol features Crimson Red Accent on chrome grille, tailgate, roof rails and fog lamp cover. The bold look is further accented with a dual tone body color front bumper with muscular skid plates with LED DRLs and signature projector headlamps that complement the wide hood. The SUV rides on 17-inch Forza diamond-cut alloy wheels. Kayak roof rails, body-colored ORVMs, matte black tailgate embellishers, and waterfall LED tail lamps further enhance its dynamic stance. The SUV offers a high ground clearance of 205 mm, which is better suited for Indian road conditions. In terms of dimensions, the Renault Duster has a length of 4,360 mm, width of 1,822 mm, height of 1,695 mm and wheelbase of 2,673 mm. The SUV has 475-liter boot space.

For the interior, the Renault Duster Turbo Petrol gets a dual-tone center fascia with soft-touch dashboard and door trims. Additionally, the SUV features a snow blue graphic instrument cluster with multi-information display and a seven-inch MediaNAV Evolution touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Voice Recognition and EcoGuide. The midnight black interior looks fresh and new with premium blue flashing seats. The SUV features the familiar Renault steering wheel with a soft touch button with cruise control like speed limiter. The Duster ArcMiss Tune provides the audio experience for enhanced sound output with four speakers and two front tweeters. The Renault Duster Turbo is equipped with fully automatic climate control that adjusts the flow of air inside the cabin.

Ex-showroom prices of the newly launched Renault Duster Turbo are as follows –

Manual transmission

Rxe – 10.49 Lakhs

RXS – Rs 11.39 Lakh

RXZ – Rs 11.99 lakhs


RXS – 12.99 Lakhs

RXZ – Rs 13.59 Lakh



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