Premier automaker is one of the automaker which is highly recognized when it launched its first compact SUV Rio. Somehow the automaker has made its way in the SUV market successfully. The colors, styling and shape of the Premier Rio has likely hold the attention of the SUV lovers. It’s a great looking car. We can’t say it’s much bigger as expected SUV to be in the market, but definitely a decent choice for all SUV lovers. Colored in dual metallic Premier Rio is one of the main highlight why we all this SUV. Also, the Rio is pleasant to feel it and has more space occupied than what we have accustomed to. The interiors of the Premier Rio are smooth but not those much luxurious features. As we look around, the car is sort of spacious and has really got some powerful features that are needed in SUV. The windows of the Rio are clear and wide that gives excellent view when enjoying traveling inside. We got an opportunity to try hands on Premier Rio DX Diesel (CRDi i4) which is one of the best variant available. So to give more clear view of Premier Rio DX Diesel (CRDi i4), we have come up with honest opinion and features details so that it will help you in taking proper decision.
The Premier Rio DX Diesel (CRDi i4) is available with in line engine of 1.5L with 4 cylinders. The SUV delivers maximum power of 64.8 PS at the rate of 4000rpm and maximum torque of 15.4 kgm at the rate of 2250 rpm. The engine specification allows the manual transmission to be mate at 5 speed gearbox. When observing the suspension system, the Premier Rio DX Diesel (CRDi i4) is attached with McPherson strut and coil spring and 5 rods system in the front and rear. For the brake system, the Premier Rio DX Diesel (CRDi i4) is available with disc in the front and rear. The disc brake system is similar to what we have found in the previous variant. The fuel tank capacity of the Premier Rio DX Diesel (CRDi i4) is 46L with fuel economy of 16.0 kmpl. The length, width, height, wheel base, ground clearance, gross weight, kerb weight, front tread and rear tread is all similar with its previous version.
Interior and Exterior
The interior of the Premier Rio DX Diesel (CRDi i4) comes with cup holders, air conditioner, power windows, power steering, power door locks, steering adjustment, central locking and remote boot fuel lid. It has also got passenger vanity mirror on sunvisor and removable parcel tray. For the exterior appearance, it comes with body colored front and rear bumpers, both sides outside mirrors and full wheel colors.
The Premier Rio DX Diesel (CRDi i4) is available with improved safety features such as 3 point seatbelts for front and rear seats, lap strap for rear centre passenger, laminated glazed windscreen, intelligent central locking, and engine immobilizer.