Get ready for the unveiling of the new Renault Duster facelift, featuring a sleek design, revamped cabin, and advanced features. Learn about the launch date, specifications, and expected rivals in the Indian market.
Design Overhaul: Inspired by the Bigster SUV, the new Duster boasts a revamped exterior with a modern design. Notable features include a redesigned bumper, LED headlights, and a stylish silver skid plate. The Y-shaped LED tail lights at the rear add to its bold and compact road presence.
Cabin Transformation: Inside, significant changes await with a redesigned dashboard, premium leather seats, and a modern central control unit. Expect a touch of sophistication with soft-touch materials and enhanced features, making the cabin a comfortable space.
Feature Highlights: The new Duster is anticipated to come loaded with features, including a digital instrument cluster, a large touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay, and wireless Android Auto connectivity. Additional highlights encompass dual-zone climate control, a height-adjustable driver seat, wireless mobile charging, cruise control, and more.
Engine Options: Under the hood, the Duster is likely to offer a 1.2-liter 120 bhp engine, a 1.02-liter petrol hybrid with 140 bhp, and a 1.3-liter turbo petrol engine with 170 bhp. Reports suggest the Indian market may see strong hybrid and plug-in hybrid options along with diesel.
Expected Price Range: While the pricing details remain unconfirmed, it is expected that the Renault Duster’s price in India will start from around Rs 10 lakh to Rs 15 lakh ex-showroom.
Rivals in the Ring: Once launched, the new Duster will compete with popular models like Hyundai Creta, Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara, H
onda Elevate, Kia Seltos, Skoda Kushaq, Toyota Hyder, and Volkswagen Taigun in the Indian market.
|Launch Date in India
|Expected by 2025
|Hyundai Creta, Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara, Kia Seltos, etc.
|Absent in the new Duster
|All-new design expected
|Heavily revamped interior anticipated
|Expected in two and three-row configurations
|Digital Instrument Cluster
|Yes, with Apple CarPlay and wireless Android Auto
|Dual-Zone Climate Control
|Height-Adjustable Driver Seat
|Wireless Mobile Charger
|Power Steering for Rear Passengers
|USB Type C Socket
|1.2L 120 bhp, 1.02L petrol hybrid (140 bhp), 1.3L turbo petrol (170 bhp)
|Expected Price Range
|Around Rs 10 lakh to Rs 15 lakh ex-showroom (unconfirmed)