Renault has generated a lot of interest in India. The sales figures are quite impressive as well. The Duster was introduced to India with quite a lot of promise. Owing to the success of the sales, the company has recently launched the Duster Explore special edition car to India.
As the name suggests, the limited edition car intends to showcase the spirit of exploring the outdoors with the same reassuring confidence of the Duster. The exterior modifications come in the form of a new dark chrome front grille and a skid plate. Its new racing stripes enhance its sporty and robust design, while the front houses sharp, bright lamps to set the tone for an expedition. Highlighting its spirit of adventure is the wide, dark anthracite alloy wheels in a new ‘Nouveau Orange’ shade. Here is a review on this SUV that is available across various dealers.
The Limited Edition Duster from Renault comes packed with surprise and fun. It carries various elements like Eco mode, Gearshift indicator and Cruise control with speed limiter, amongst others. The car will be powered by the 1.5-litre dCi engine and offers a choice of two power outputs, 110PS and 85PS. The powerful 110PS version has a six-speed manual transmission with gear ratios perfectly matched to the engine’s output with a fuel efficiency of 19.64kmpl (ARAI). The 85PS version features a five-speed manual transmission that delivers a best-in-class fuel efficiency of 19.87kmpl (ARAI). The Duster Limited edition is looking to significantly increase its presence pan India. The company is also planning to expand its dealership network across India.
What’s new with the new Duster?
The Limited Edition Duster comes with all-new dark chrome front grille and a skid plate that reveals its SUV roots. It also comes with new racing stripes that look really sporty and compliment the vehicle’s robust design. It comes with a Bold front armor that houses the sharp, bright lamps and sets a great tone for an expedition. Additionally, the vehicle carries wide, dark anthracite alloy wheels with new ‘Nouveau Orange’ highlight in the centre exemplify its spirit of adventure. The prominence of the Limited Edition Duster is obvious. The vehicle has 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, which ensure it, makes a strong impression on the road. 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. Overall, it is one of the best vehicles that carry a spectacular design both inside and outside.
The Renault Duster Limited Edition carries a snazzy Noveau Orange theme inside, with chrome inside door handles and orange door trim fabric inserts as well as the seat fabric upholstery. The shade can be seen on the gearshift below with orange stitch marks, chrome knob for parking breaks, new orange outlines on the air conditioning vents, leather steering wheel with orange stitch marks, and an orange-anodized instrument cluster. The vehicle has Eco mode, Gearshift indicator as well as Cruise Control and comes with speed limiter. This vehicle comes with a rare blend of ergonomics and elegance. Even the interiors of the Limited Edition Duster Explore are plush and ooze opulence and represent a bigger and more sophisticated cabin.
In addition to the successful launch of the limited edition Duster Explore, the CEO and Managing Director of Renault India, Sumit Sawhney 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.”
The Limited Edition Duster Explore will be available in 2 variants, the Limited Edition Duster 85 PS RXL Explore and the Limited Edition Duster 110 PS RXL Explore at very attractive introductory pricing of Rs. 9.99 Lakh and Rs. 11.10 Lakh (ex-Delhi), respectively.
Over the years, Renault has created a strong presence in India. The brand is popular among all SUV lovers in India. The Limited Edition Duster has proven its value and owning it is definitely something. With its aggressive price and the beautiful feature set, this vehicle is surely a desirable addition to the garage.