Renault Pulse RxZ diesel comes into market with its fuel-efficient dCi engine which is bold in looks and has unmatchable driving dynamics.
The Renault Pulse RxZ diesel has got front body-coloured bumper is new with black inserts in the centre covering the hexagonal air dam mouldings. The front grille has been kept small with Renault emblem and chrome accents.
The Pulse RxZ diesel also gets body coloured electric adjustable ORVM''''s, Pull-type body-coloured door handles, black-coloured B-pillars and sporty 15inch alloy wheels having tubeless tyres, make it an eye-candy from side view. It also gets roof antenna.
The rear also has the dual-tone rear bumper, clear lens tail lamps and the lower part of rear bumper has been blacked with tape for sporty look. The tail gate also looks muscular with rear glass shield having the rear wiper and wash function.
Some of the dimensions are - height is 1525mm, width is 1665mm, length 3805mm, boot space is 251Litres, kerb weight is 970kg, wheelbase is 2450mm and ground clearance is 120mm.
The cabin of Pulse RxZ diesel dashboard comes in greige colour , having the instrumentation cluster with Tachometer, Speedometer, fuel gauge, etc. The Electronic powered and tilt-adjustable steering makes drive more enjoyable. Both steering wheels and gear knob gets leather wrapping.
The air-circulation of the cabin by Automatic Climate Control System is best for cabin. The integrated music system with 4-speakers having AM/FM, MP3 & USB-AUX ports for entertainment.
The seats have leather upholstery and can accommodate 5 occupants with ample space for shoulder-room, head-room & under-thigh support. The green tinted glass keeps sun glare outside the cabin and Windows are power-operated with driver side having one touch up & down. The storage space is good in glove-box, boot-space and bottle-holders & cup-holders. Other features include - On-Board trip computer, Keyless entry, Auto fold/unfold of mirror by remote sense, Smart access for 5 doors, Day/Night inside rear view mirror, 3 Assist grips, Internal release for fuel lid, Rear Defogger with timer, Push button, etc.
Engine and Performance
Renault Pulse RxZ diesel comes with 1.5Litre K9K dCi diesel engine with displacement 1461cc. It''''s a SOHC unit with 4 In-Line Cylinders with 2 Valves per Cylinder. This diesel engine can produce max power output of 64Ps at 4000Rpm and generate a max torque of 160Nm at 2000Rpm. It is mated to 5-Speed Manual Transmission Gearbox. The Pulse RxZ diesel performs well and is also smooth to drive. It gives a excellent mileage of 23.08kmpl(ARAI Tested).
It has Electronic Power Steering which keeps precision well enough for city and highway driving. The minimum turning radius of the Pulse RxZ diesel is 4.6m.
The suspension system of this sedan does good to give comfortable ride with front having the McPherson Strut Independent with Coil Springs & Anti-Roll Bar and rear having the Torsion Beam Axle with Coil Spring & Anti-Roll Bar.
Braking and Safety
The braking system of the Pulse RxZ diesel has Ventilated Disc brakes in the front and Drum brakes in the rear. Some of the safety features of it include - Driver Airbag, Front Fog lamps, Central Locking for 5 doors, Child Proof rear door locks, Engine Immobiliser, High Mounted Stop Lamps, Speed Sensing door Auto Locks, and Head restraints for both front & rear headrests.