Renault India has launched the
new Renault Duster Explore, a limited edition model. The limited edition Duster
Explore comes with new, sporty exteriors and new interiors, and will be powered
by the refined 1.5 litre dCi engine.
The limited edition Duster Explore
will be available in two variants, the limited edition Duster 85 PS RXL Explore
and the limited edition Duster 110 PS RXL Explore at an introductory pricing of
Rs. 9.99 lakh and Rs. 11.10 lakh (ex-Delhi), respectively.
This limited edition Duster Explore
follows the Duster AWD and the new generation Duster, which has enabled
1,30,000 plus Duster customers in India.
The vehicle comes with an
imposing dark chrome front grille and a skid plate. The new racing stripes
enhance its sporty, robust design. A bold front armour houses the lamps. While
the smoky double barrel headlamps and a tailgate that has a dark chrome
finisher with ‘Duster’ engraved on it, add to the overall style quotient. Matt
black stripping on B & D pillars and sporty decals on the hood and sides
are also part of the new features. And
the wide, dark anthracite alloy wheels with new ‘Nouveau Orange’ highlight in
the centre exemplify its spirit of adventure. The combination enhances Duster’s
on road presence and road dominance.
The interiors of the Duster
have dawned a new snazzier look and feel with chrome inside door handles,
orange door trim fabric inserts, sporty ‘Nouveau Orange’ theme seat fabric
upholstery, gear shift bellow with orange stitch marks, chrome knob for parking
breaks, new orange outlines on the air conditioning vents, leather steering
wheel with orange stitch marks, an orange anodized instrument cluster, new
floor mats with orange outline and Duster branding. The Limited Edition Duster
Explore features Eco mode, Gearshift indicator and Cruise control with speed
limiter, amongst others.
The Limited Edition Duster
Explore is powered by the 1.5 litre dCi engine and offers a choice of two power
outputs, 110 PS and 85 PS. The powerful 110 PS version has a 6 speed manual
transmission with gear ratios perfectly matched to the engine’s output. As a
result, everyday drives in start-and-stop city conditions remain pleasurable.
At the same time, it ensures an ability to cruise at high speeds on the
highways and boasts of a fuel efficiency of 19.64 kmpl (ARAI). The 85 PS
version features a 5-speed manual transmission that offers a fuel efficiency of
19.87 kmpl (ARAI).
Speaking about the new limited
edition Duster Explore, Sumit Sawhney, Country CEO and Managing Director, Renault
India Operations shared, “With Duster, we created a new segment in the Indian
automotive industry. Duster plays a key role in Renault’s growth plans in
India. As a forward-looking company, we have kept the Duster fresh and
contemporary, exceeding customer expectations and building on the legacy of
India’s favourite SUV. We are confident that the Duster will continue to be the
benchmark in this category, and the newly launched Limited Edition Duster
Explore will further build the Duster brand in India.”
Source: Renault India