With so many feedbacks from the readers to review the all the new Renault Duster, we finally got a chance to test drive. We are really impressed with the efficient, dynamic and full bodied SUV launched by the French automaker for the Indian market. The Renault Duster is thriving and bold appearance, whereas the interiors of the SUV are featured with stylish and comfortable as ever before. Since the SUV was launched in the Indian market back in 2009, it has received amazing response from the SUV lovers. By keeping everything in mind, the French automaker simultaneously improved its features and functions in order to suit the Indian market.
The Renault Duster is ideal SUV for the Indian roads. The features and functions offered by the SUV are perfect which allows you to drive comfortably on any terrain roads. This SUV is also great when it comes to handling and suspension riding quality. In order to provide all relevant information on this SUV, we were lucky enough to try hands on its Renault Duster RXL (D) 85PS variant. There are various variants available for the SUV, but we had great chances in reviewing its Renault Duster RXL (D) 85PS variant. So lets take a quick look on the SUV so that you will be clear enough whether to buy this Duster or not for you and your family.
The Renault Duster RXL (D) 85PS is available with in-line engine of 1.5L that delivers power of 85 PS at the rate of 3750rpm and torque of 20.2 kgm at the rate of 1900rpm. On the front suspension, the Renault Duster RXL (D) 85PS variant offers independent McPherson strut with coil springs and anti-roll bar, whereas on the rear suspension with torsion beam axle with coil springs and anti-roll bar. The handling, suspension and riding quality is better as compared to the previous version so that driving for long road journey is a comfortable experience for driver as well as for the passenger. The fuel tank capacity of the SUV is 50 L with a mileage of 20.45 kmpl.
Interior and Exterior
There is no denying fact that the Renault Duster RXL (D) 85PS variant is available with stylish and comfortable interior features. We just loved the stylish and comfortable interior features that this SUV has to offer. From air conditioner to heater, digital clock to glove compartment, electronic multi meter to tachometer, everything is well furnished with improved technology. Apart from the interiors, we just loved its exteriors that is truly give you feel of muscular body. The nameplate on the back side of the exterior is the highlight of the Renault Duster RXL (D) 85PS variant.
The safety features available for the Renault Duster RXL (D) 85PS is central locking, child safety locks, driver airbag, passenger airbag, day and night rear view mirror, halogen headlamps, rear seat belts, seat belt warning, door ajar warning, side and front impact beams, keyless entry, and engine immobilizer.