2018 Renault Duster SUV is here – First official photos and details
To be launched in Africa next year, the new Renault Duster has made its global debut today.
A global success for Renault, the Duster has over 10 lakh customers over the globe. Today, Renault announced the debut of the much awaited updated Duster. Featuring an even bolder and sporty design, the 2018 Renault Duster gets new colour options, revised exterior styling, new grille, new headlights, new taillights, bigger 17 inch alloys, etc.
Built for everyday driving, be it commuting in urban traffic or munching miles on the highway or taking on those bad roads, Renault claims the new Duster is built to be at home in any kind of roads. Its off-roading capabilities have been improved greatly, along with its 4WD experience.
Dimensions remain same, as the car is based on the same platform as before. This means the new Duster is 4315 mm long, 1822 mm wide and 1695 mm tall. It has a wheelbase of 2673 mm and a ground clearance of 205 mm. Kerb wt of the petrol variant stands at 1160 kgs. Thanks to the new front with C shaped LED DRLs in headlamps, the new Duster looks wider than before. It also looks taller thanks to new 17 inch machine cut alloys.
On the inside, the Duster has an all black theme. Below are the interior highlights –
– The dashboard has been totally redesigned for a more status-enhancing and more ergonomic cabin.
– The seats have been completely revised for improved comfort and better support.
– Avtoeful attention has been paid to the materials, fit and finish. The quality of the cabin is apparent at first glance.
– Clever storage spaces have made travelling even more convenient.
Offered in a choice of 4×2 as well as 4×4, in Africa the engine options will continue to be same as before. These will be in the form of 1.5 liter petrol and 1.5 liter diesel. Transmission options on offer will be 5 MT, 6 MT, CVT and AMT. Have a look at the detailed report and image gallery below.